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Trump keeps lying about aid to Puerto Rico, etc.

President Donald Trump brought his enduring fiction about hurricane aid for Puerto Rico to a rally crowd in Florida on Wednesday. Pledging unstinting support for...

Trump follows the midterm with more lies

Fresh off the GOP's loss of the House, President Donald Trump is fudging the success of a "booming" economy and overstating the impact of...

When draft dodgers like Trump rule, America suffers

As one of the “baby boom” generation, I lived and worked among three U.S. Presidents who could have served in the military during the...

‘Fired by tweet:’ Transgender vets speak out

A former U.S. naval combat-tested officer said she feels angry that President Donald Trump is saying transgender veterans like her should be considered unfit...

We must honor and remember, but…

My grandfather, Army private Walter McPeak fought in the trenches of Europe in World War I. He made it home and died at the VA...

Obama touts strides in veteran care

President Barack Obama is touting strides in reducing homelessness among military veterans as his administration reaches the halfway point in building a massive database...

Trump gets pissy over donation questions

Donald Trump's heated war with the media reached new heights as he turned the brag-worthy feat of raising $5.6 million for veterans' charities into...

Veteran finds a new mission helping others

Nursing assistant Tom Alligood wears camouflage scrubs during his emergency room shifts at the Dorn VA hospital because he says it helps other veteran...

VA behind in goal to end Vet homelessness

Six years ago, the Obama administration set the ambitious goal of ending veteran homelessness in 2015 and ending the backlog in disability claims. It appears...

Some 60,000 vets are triple dipping on benefits

Nearly 60,000 veterans were triple dippers last year, drawing a total of $3.5 billion in military retirement pay plus veterans and Social Security disability...