(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)

FLRA orders VA to reinstate employees impacted by initial accountability act implementation

The Federal Labor Relations Authority agreed with a 2018 decision from an arbitrator, who said the Department of Veterans Affairs violated the terms of…

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New accountability office hasn’t made a dent in VA’s ‘culture of retaliation,’ whistleblowers say

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New VA bargaining proposals set up heated battle over employee leave, telework

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FILE - In this Feb. 13, 2016, file photo, people stand on the steps of the Supreme Court at sunset in Washington. Conservative groups are wasting little time in trying to deal a crippling blow to labor unions now that Justice Neil Gorsuch has joined the Supreme Court. A First Amendment clash over public sector unions left the justices deadlocked last year after the death of Justice Antonin Scalia. But union opponents have quickly steered a new case through federal courts in Illinois and they plan to appeal it to the high court on Tuesday, June 6, 2017. (AP Photo/Jon Elswick, file)

Trump admin requests expedited appeal of EO decision, as VA petitions accountability ruling

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Veterans Affairs Secretary nominee Robert Wilkie testifies during a Senate Veterans Affairs Committee nominations hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, June 27, 2018.

‘State of the VA is better,’ Wilkie says, but not ‘good’ or ‘excellent’

New Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert Wilkie addressed Congress for the first time since his confirmation about 60 days ago.

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Can VA’s new CIO, accountability director finally spark a long-awaited culture change?

The president’s nominees for the Veterans Affairs Department’s chief information officer and accountability and whistleblower protection director promised…

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Arbitrator tells VA to re-hire employees removed due to faulty accountability act implementation

An arbitrator says VA has violated the terms of its contract with the American Federation of Government Employees (AFGE) in implementing certain provisions of the accountability act.

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