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VA to begin offering abortions in cases of rape/health risks to veteran

| September 5, 2022 | 10 Comments
VA to begin offering abortions in cases of rape/health risks to veteran

The Supreme Courth overturned Roe v. Wade, so Department of Veteran’s Affairs has announced they will begin offering abortions to select veterans and dependents. Huh? The Department of Veterans Affairs plans to offer abortion access to veterans and eligible dependents in cases of rape, incest and pregnancies that endanger the life or health of an […]

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PTSD and TBI from your service? The Canadian VA says, “We’d like to help you kill yourself”

| August 21, 2022 | 24 Comments
PTSD and TBI from your service? The Canadian VA says, “We’d like to help you kill yourself”

Canada has a reputation for being a place with nice scenery, nice fishing, and, above all, nice people. Apparently those that are part of the Veterans Affairs Canada bureaucracy are heartless fucks who would rather see struggling veterans get access to Canada’s relatively new doctor assisted suicide (called Medical Assistance in Dying, MAiD). Intended to […]

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VA suspends Lawrence Gaillard without pay

| June 30, 2022 | 24 Comments
VA suspends Lawrence Gaillard without pay

As you guys remember, Lawrence Gaillard was a VA patient advocate who assaulted an elderly veteran. As of the time of the posting, there was a question about what action would the VA take against him regarding his VA employment. Thanks to “Channel 2 Investigates” presenting the video of the assault, events got underway that […]

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VA “patient advocate” attacks Vietnam Veteran patient

| June 22, 2022 | 40 Comments
VA “patient advocate” attacks Vietnam Veteran patient

A VA employee, who was a patient advocate ironically enough, has been arrested for assaulting an elderly Vietnam Veteran patient. Naturally he still has his job while the legal proceedings play out. Only in government, folks! Local news has FOIA’d for the surveillance video and it’s pretty shocking. Of course there’s no audio and it […]

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Transgender veterans still waiting on VA’s promise of surgery options

| June 18, 2022 | 37 Comments
Transgender veterans still waiting on VA’s promise of surgery options

Let’s hope they’re kept waiting forever. How in anyone’s estimation of fiscal responsibility should the VA (i.e. the taxpayer) be on the hook for “gender affirming” surgery? Are they going to provide boob jobs, nose jobs, and Brazilian butt lifts too? All of those will also improve the mental health of the recipients, and likely […]

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WH veteran suicide prevention plan pushes gun “safety”

| November 2, 2021 | 39 Comments
WH veteran suicide prevention plan pushes gun “safety”

Resident Biden’s administration will be releasing their plan to combat veteran suicides. No surprise, they’re coming for your guns. Jeff LPH 3 sends in the Military Times article on the topic; White House officials on Tuesday will unveil their new plan to end veteran and military suicide, with an increased focus on firearm safety and […]

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VA medical record overhaul could be completed by 2028

| October 22, 2021 | 6 Comments
VA medical record overhaul could be completed by 2028

According to VA officials, delays will not change their projection that the VA medical record overhaul will be done sometime in 2028. This overhaul would put the VA’s system on the same platform as the DOD’s system. Those who join the military will be able to access their medical records in one place from the […]

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Army vet accused of faking paralysis to get $1 million in VA benefits, using some to buy BMW

| October 20, 2021 | 111 Comments
Army vet accused of faking paralysis to get $1 million in VA benefits, using some to buy BMW

Jeff LPH 3 sends in word on one William Rich, who allegedly used false claims to score a million bucks from old Uncle Sugar. Military Times reports; An Army veteran from Maryland faces up to 30 years in federal prison after prosecutors say he falsely claimed to the Department of Veterans Affairs that he is […]

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