Even if Hawai'i is overlooked when it comes time to make a decision, the real win is Hawai'i's.
From distant writers comes a passionate plea for both the care and honor that our veterans deserve. In the midst of the many heartfelt tributes and p...
"If I survived, they can as well." As I recently read through an email from Shelley Gilbert, this statement struck a chord with me. "I become stronger...
If VA is finally reducing the mountain of waiting claims, as has been suggested, that would be good news for veterans. But pardon me if I'm not yet prepared to join the celebration.
The sequester was set in stone for the next six months, so America is now going to learn what "budget cutting" really means.
Seemingly separate stories are now emerging that all involve allegations that the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) habitually deprives veterans of services to which they are entitled.
The federal government continues to take steps to curb the problem of veteran homelessness. Public housing authorities in 18 states will receive $5.4...
Let's begin a JFK moon-shot program to end homelessness among American veterans within five years, and end homelessness of any American within 10 years.
Choose an Activity That Includes the Three F's: Fun, Feels Good and Fits Into Your Schedule.
Following the release of regulations designed to simplify the process by which veterans with PTSD can access benefits, advocates have clamored to declare victory in a battle against a system notorious for resisting change.
Lauren Bon's new success story is in West LA, at the the Greater LA Veterans Administration Healthcare Campus, where the VA just pledged $20 million to create housing for homeless veterans.
What cannot be allowed to stand is when General McChrystal believes in his strategy for Afghanistan more than the command structure and order of the Armed Forces, and his duty to uphold it.
Stories like Casey's could fill a stack of books at your local library. She is just one of the nearly 425,000 members of the nation's least envious club: injured veterans waiting for their disability benefits.
Three new medical conditions may gain presumptive status as to their relationship to Agent Orange exposure. I am heartbroken that we haven't been there for vets when they needed us most.
From Generals MacArthur to Shinseki, history has taught us that trying to pressure your commander-in-chief from the outside almost never results in a change of opinion from the president.