United States Department of Veterans Affairs ( US Veterans Affairs )

US Veterans Affairs

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The United States Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) is a government-run military veteran benefit system with Cabinet-level status. It is the United States government’s second largest department, after the United States Department of Defense. With a total 2009 budget of about $87.6 billion, VA employs nearly 280,000 people at hundreds of Veterans Affairs medical facilities, clinics, and benefits offices and is responsible for administering programs of veterans’ benefits for veterans, their families, and survivors.

US Veterans Affairs press release, blog etc

02/09/2018 - 11:14 VA, Department of Treasury Advance in Partnership to Strengthen Prevention of Fraud, Waste and Abuse
02/01/2018 - 16:00 Office of Accountability and Whistleblower Protection
01/02/2018 - 13:17 Chairwoman and New Members Appointed to VA Advisory Committee on Women Veterans
11/06/2017 - 14:08 VA Appoints New Members to Advisory Committee on Minority Veterans
10/12/2017 - 17:51 VA, Ginnie Mae Create Task Force to Address Mortgage Refinancing Issues
08/01/2017 - 04:26 Personal Identity Verification (PIV)
05/23/2017 - 03:11 Presidents Budget Request Fiscal Year 2018
04/26/2017 - 15:22 Department of Veterans Affairs announces hiring-freeze changes
04/05/2017 - 05:27 VA Office of Survivors Assistance Office of Survivors Assistance
03/21/2017 - 15:41 VA fixes Veterans Crisis Line
09/15/2016 - 08:46 Chrysler Liquidating Trust Commits $750,000 to Support Homeless Veterans
09/09/2016 - 11:52 VA Partners with Richmond International Raceway
09/09/2016 - 08:16 VA Proposes Rule to Consider Certain Diseases Associated with Exposure to Contaminants in the Water Supply at Camp Lejeune
09/08/2016 - 11:34 Veterans Who Need Routine Audiology and Optometry Appointments Will Soon Be Able to Directly Schedule
09/07/2016 - 12:04 VA Awards $7.8 Million in Adaptive Sport Grants to Aid Disabled Veterans
09/01/2016 - 12:47 State of Women Veterans Social Media Campaign Launched
09/01/2016 - 11:52 Statement From VA Secretary Robert A. McDonald on Commission on Care Report
08/30/2016 - 10:17 VA Awards $300 Million More in Grants to Help End Veteran Homelessness