Articles Tagged “VA”

  • Local Vet Jake McWhorter Needs Medical Fee Help

    Marine and Iraq War veteran Jacob McWhorter is in need of help for medical treatment fees. According to a local source, since he returned from his deployment in 2008 he has been in constant pain.…

  • Legislative Update From Representative Otto

    In his weekly “Legislative Update” from Austin, Our State Representative John Otto announces his intent to fully fund TRS-Care, a retiree group health benefits program administered by the Teachers Retirement System of Texas. The TRS-Care…

  • Congressman Brady Comments on Bill To Help Fix the VA System

    In an effort to fix the VA system, Congressman Kevin Brady passes along that the House voted unanimously that our veterans receive health care on time . . . . BRADVET6-16-14

  • Congressman Brady Comments on VA Hospital Issues in Texas

    Texas has also been a part of the VA hospital scandal, and Congressman Kevin Brady is not pleased . . . . BRADVA6-12-14 According to an article on the website “The Daily Beast,” the whistleblower…

  • VA Hearing Raises More Questions

    There are severe issues at VA hospitals across the country. Now under fire, VA Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki says he has plans to fix the problems. At this week’s House Veterans Affairs Committee hearing in…

  • Senator Cornyn Speaks on VA Issues

    Our senator from Texas, John Cornyn, has continued to address Veterans Affairs issues. As you may have heard, it’s alleged that the VA hospital in Phoenix had a secret waiting list that prolonged patient care…