Veterans Affairs feverishly working to clear claims backlog

Jun 23, 2013 Full story: Berkshire Eagle

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs has announced technology upgrades, overtime for staff members and other changes within the past two months as it attacks a huge backlog of benefit claims from veterans.

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shell shocked

Lincolnville, ME

#1 Jun 23, 2013
Yes of course, overtime for staff members attacking a HUGH backlog of benefit claims! Isn't it about time for another war?
The Worlds Biggest Lie

Pittsfield, MA

#2 Jun 23, 2013
Did we even prosper from the Iraq war that DEMOCRATS voted for? It's a good thing we lending a hand in stealing Libya and soon to be Syria. Iran is next up on the horizon.
One of these days.
We asked for it and we allowed this to happen in our govt.

Since: May 13

Location hidden

#3 Jun 23, 2013
Back it up to 1991 BUSH

Or were you born yet?
Nafta Glass Steagall Act

Pittsfield, MA

#4 Jun 23, 2013
Some people are too stupid to understand the complexities of economics and resort to singling out one person for the world's ill's while I point out virtually entire groups of people.
Derivatives: 10,000 to 1.
Hold onto your hat!

From stolen land to stolen land.
Straight Sh00ter

Topeka, KS

#5 Jul 7, 2013
The Worlds Biggest Lie wrote:
Did we even prosper from the Iraq war that DEMOCRATS voted for? It's a good thing we lending a hand in stealing Libya and soon to be Syria. Iran is next up on the horizon.
One of these days.
We asked for it and we allowed this to happen in our govt.
At the rate things are done at the VA, it will be 2085 before these claims are even looked at by human eyes.

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