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VA rule change could mean health care benefits for a million more veterans

Veterans with other-than honorable discharges have often faced difficulties in securing health care benefits. A new VA rule could change that.

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NARA calls in DoD to help resolve its backlog of veteran records requests

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VA’s Shulkin calls for new, strategic approach to veterans benefits programs

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VA hopes to RAMP up claims review process for vets

In today’s Federal Newscast, the Department of Veterans Affairs has announced the launch of the Rapid Appeals Modernization Program (RAMP) to give veterans…

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VA says hiring freeze is over — except for thousands of headquarters jobs

In the aftermath of the federal hiring freeze, the Veterans Affairs Department says hiring managers are free to fill most positions. But there are still…

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VA reforms &

Linda Rix, co-CEO of FastYeti Incorporated, will discuss proposals to reform the Department of Veterans Affairs, and how her website — — is helping veterans get the benefits they need.
August 1, 2014

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