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VA’s modernization of the claims process continues

Digital conversion of inactive records is just one of the many ways VA is striving to put the needs, expectations and interests of Veterans and their families first. More than 300,000 digitalized inactive-claim records were removed to improve process service.



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VA chaplain shares where healing began for fellow Vietnam Veteran’s family

Vietnam Veteran, VA chaplain James Luoma does his part to help Veterans and their families heal.

Veterans: Sharing your experience can save a life

"I receive these calls often. Not because I’m a suicide prevention guru or because I have the secret to happiness, but because I put myself out there."


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Veteran of the Day


This week we honor Army Veteran Andrea Pratt.

After graduating from Texas Christian University, Andrea decided to join the Army and served from 2003 to 2011. Her duties while in the Army included serving as a signal officer, company commander, and deputy public affairs officer.

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