Tag Archives: Veterans Affairs

Ethics panel: Counselor should not have accepted gifts

BUFFALO — New York’s ethics commission says a Department of Veterans Affairs counselor was wrong to accept more than $500,000 in gifts from a World War II veteran she helped. The Joint Commission on Public Ethics says in a report ...

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House committee, VA, clash over data requests

WASHINGTON — A bipartisan group of lawmakers is going public with its frustration over the Veterans Affairs Department’s failure to comply with nearly 100 requests for information. The House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs, which oversees programs affecting veterans, said Tuesday ...

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Program to benefit homeless veterans

The Obama administration, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs want to help over 10,500 homeless veterans find housing and receive the supportive services they need to get back on their feet. “It’s ...

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