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President Trump visits VA and signs executive order

While at VA, the president signed an executive order entitled, “Improving Accountability and Whistleblower Protection at the Department of Veterans Affairs,” and Secretary of Veterans Affairs, Dr. David Shulkin, made three new key announcements at the VA’s Central Office.

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VA and Warrior Care Network team up for Brain Trust 2017

This staggering need for care is a national public health challenge that we must address collectively, and it will take us all – VA, DoD, for-profit, philanthropy – working together toward a common goal – to heal the invisible wounds of war.

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VA resources meet unique needs of at-risk or homeless women Veterans

As the number of women serving in the military has increased, female Veterans have become the fastest growing demographic in America’s homeless community.


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VETERAN OF THE WEEK

This week we honor Army Veteran George Kanatani. George served during World War II.

He served in a segregated unit of the U.S. Army of Japanese-Americans. During his service, his family was relocated from their home to an internment camp.


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