Mike Bost

llinois Rep. Mike Bost argues legislation while on the House floor during session at the state Capitol in Springfield Ill.

Scrutiny intensifies regarding VA ‘bonus blunder’

House lawmakers are demanding answers from VA officials, after they approved nearly $11 million in bonuses to ineligible career senior executives.

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VA bonuses, Veterans Homeless Grants

VA paid nearly $11M in bonuses to ineligible executives, watchdog finds

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VA bonuses, Veterans Homeless Grants

VA sexual harassment investigation recommends firing, recouping bonuses from supervisors

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llinois Rep. Mike Bost argues legislation while on the House floor during session at the state Capitol in Springfield Ill.

House committee subpoenas VA for records in sexual harassment investigation

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VA bonuses, Veterans Homeless Grants

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

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va, AI, AI use cases, veterans

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

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AP/Charles DharapakVA, IT, data

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

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va, AI, AI use cases, veterans

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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AP/Charles DharapakVA, IT, data

VA plans to spend last $2B in COVID-19 funds House Republicans want to claw back

The Department of Veterans Affairs is planning to spend the last of its COVID-19 emergency funding to support its day-to-day operations through the end…

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va, AI, AI use cases, veterans

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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