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Disgraceful

 


The recent allegations of scandalous behavior at the Department of Veterans Affairs are the latest in a long line of mistreatment of our veterans.

After the Vietnam War, the VA stonewalled on the seriousness of the effect of Agent Orange on veterans and then made it difficult for them to receive treatment for exposure to the chemical combination. The VA was incredibly slow to acknowledge and then treat veterans with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD).

It’s not just been the VA, but also the Defense Department, Congress and our presidents. When we chose to go to war in Iraq, we sent i...



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