In 2017, we witnessed historic events all across the world. From Donald Trump's inauguration to unspeakable acts of terror.
By midweek, my arm still hurt and the bruises had not gone away, so I decided to go to the VA for an x-ray. It was at this point the Keystone Kops and the Three Stooges began operating the asylum.
In 2014 the VA paid out more than $276m in bonuses, including retention and relocation payments, rewards for saving money on travel or coming up with a good idea.
Suddenly, for no reason, I stopped. Then, within seconds, I found myself uncontrollably walking backward into the rain without being able to stop myself.
The key to dealing with ALS is anticipation. Victims of the disease and their families need to plan ahead for whatever eventuality may be on the horizon.
After being denied disability compensation from the VA for ALS, the struggle got a little tougher.
The blood girls want my blood. My mind kept racing with the idea that I am now slowly becoming a turnip because, as the old adage goes, "you can't get blood out of a turnip."
Bob Taylor, a Marine Corp. vet is learning the meaning of Semper Fi when it comes to asking for medical and disability help from the VA. Marine Corp. recruit training was way easier. And you lived through it.
Whistleblowers need to be a protect class because without them how long would it have taken for us to learn about the mistreatment of our veterans at VA hospitals?
From terrible ideas, bungled “red lines,” and other “stupid stuff” that have cost American lives and treasure, explicit and obvious crimes are too many to track
The overall Obama record remains the worst scandal. On domestic and foreign policy, virtually everything Obama does fails.
The President said that urgent reforms, a critical cultural of accountability and rebuilding the executive management team are all important.
Regardless of where you stand politically, you have to ask "What hasn't this Adminstration failed at?"