Over 500K Masks Arrive At Joint Base Andrews From South Korea For Department Of Veterans AffairsSouth Korea donated the masks in honor of the 70th anniversary of the beginning of the Korean War.
Baltimore Congressional Delegation Announces Nearly $750K For Veterans' HousingIn total, these grants will provide services for 45 Maryland Veterans.
Veteran Homelessness Declines 14.6 Percent In MarylandU.S. Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Mid-Atlantic Regional Administrator Joe DeFelice announced Wednesday that veteran homelessness in Maryland decreased 14.6 percent in 2019, with 84 more veterans now having a roof over their heads.
Md. Residents Indicted For Allegedly Stealing Over $820K In V.A. BenefitsThree Maryland residents are facing federal charges for stealing over $820,000 in a Veterans Affairs benefits fraud scheme.
Spouses Of Fallen Service Members Lobby To Eliminate "Widow's Tax"For every dollar a spouse gets from the VA, they lose a dollar of survivor benefits from the Pentagon.
Head Of Veterans Affairs Caught Exaggerating About Military ServiceMajor misstatement of the facts. This time, it comes from a member of President Barack Obama's cabinet. CBS News captured the Secretary of Veterans Affairs bragging about being in the special forces---but it's a false claim he now admits to.
Conversations With Veterans: Howard Wasdin's Success Post Military LifeElite Navy SEAL sniper Howard Wasdin survived the infamous battle made famous in the hit movie “Black Hawk Down,” but medical retirement and coming home, presented him with challenges he never expected.
VA Cites Progress On Backlog; Congress DisagreesThe Department of Veterans Affairs says it has made "tremendous progress" in reducing a disability claims backlog that reached above 600,000 early last year.
Acting VA Secretary Visits Baltimore In Wake Of Shocking AuditIt's a story that continues to raise eyebrows across the country. A scathing audit of the VA nationwide reveals thousands of vets waited months just to get doctor appointments. Tuesday, the acting secretary of Veterans Affairs visited Baltimore's Medical Center.
New Patient Wait In Md. VA System Averages 81 DaysWorse than we knew. A scathing audit of the VA nationwide reveals thousands of vets waited months just to get a doctor's appointment--including veterans right here in Baltimore. The widespread problems included a cover-up with records falsified to hide the problem.
VA Program In Md. Puts Wounded Vets On Career PathThe U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs is launching a new program in Frederick that aims to prepare severely wounded veterans for careers in federal contracting.