House Veterans Affairs Committee

Getty Images/iStockphoto/Kiyoshi TannoWashington DC/USA Mar 25 2019/Signboard of United States Department of Veterans Affairs(VA).The VA stands in front of Lafayette Square Park in the north of the White House.

VA outlines fixes to VA.gov errors impacting benefits for more than 120,000 veterans

The Department of Veterans Affairs is outlining plans to conduct a full review of its website, after discovering technical problems that may have delayed…

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Still a lot of work to do to gain the trust of VA whistleblowers

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VA whistleblower office no longer ‘agency in crisis.’ But lawmakers question its results

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VA committee leaders demand ‘guardrails’ for bonuses as agency claws back payouts to career executives

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VA wraps first-wave EHR fixes, but employees ‘strongly disagree’ it’s ready to move forward

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AP/Charles DharapakFILE - This June 21, 2013, file photo, shows the seal affixed to the front of the Department of Veterans Affairs building in Washington.  In a federal lawsuit filed this week, U.S. Navy veteran from South Carolina says he ended up with “full-blown AIDS,” because government health care workers never informed him of his positive test result in 1995. He says the test was done as part of standard lab tests at a U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs medical center in Columbia, South Carolina. A V.A. spokeswoman says the agency typically does not comment on pending litigation. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak, File)

VA, AFGE reach ‘historic’ settlement to reinstate, compensate thousands of wrongfully fired feds

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Getty Images/iStockphoto/Kiyoshi TannoWashington DC/USA Mar 25 2019/Signboard of United States Department of Veterans Affairs(VA).The VA stands in front of Lafayette Square Park in the north of the White House.

VA says ‘true independent’ oversight coming to major acquisitions after lawmaker probes

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AP/Charles DharapakFILE - This June 21, 2013, file photo, shows the seal affixed to the front of the Department of Veterans Affairs building in Washington.  In a federal lawsuit filed this week, U.S. Navy veteran from South Carolina says he ended up with “full-blown AIDS,” because government health care workers never informed him of his positive test result in 1995. He says the test was done as part of standard lab tests at a U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs medical center in Columbia, South Carolina. A V.A. spokeswoman says the agency typically does not comment on pending litigation. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak, File)

House GOP pushes bill to fast-track firing at VA. Agency leaders doubt it’ll help

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(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)Veteran Affairs building near the White House in Washington, Feb. 14, 2018. An internal watchdog's investigation has found that Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin improperly accepted Wimbledon tennis tickets and likely wrongly used taxpayer money to cover his wife's airfare for an 11-day European trip. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

Congress keeping close tabs on VA’s third try to replace decades-old financial management system

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The era of ‘big bang’ IT projects at VA is over

Kurt DelBene, VA’s chief information officer and assistant secretary in the Office of Information and Technology, said he will hold contractors more…

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Many veterans not getting the lifeline they need from TAP

The Defense Department program meant to help service members transition to civilian life needs to improve, and Congress wants more accountability.

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VA renews EHR contract, sets higher penalties for performance metrics missed by vendor

The Department of Veterans Affairs is renewing its multibillion-dollar contract for a new Electronic Health Record, with new terms meant to hold the vendor accountable for persistent outages.

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