VA Secretary Eric Shinseki visits Cle...

VA Secretary Eric Shinseki visits Cleveland as part of goal to end backlog of veterans'...

There are 3 comments on the Cleveland.com story from May 1, 2013, titled VA Secretary Eric Shinseki visits Cleveland as part of goal to end backlog of veterans'.... In it, Cleveland.com reports that:

U.S. Secretary of Veterans Affairs Eric Shinseki visited Cleveland on Wednesday to learn how efforts to end a backlog of veterans' disability claims are proceeding.

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Harry

Huntington, WV

#1 May 10, 2013
how many times have we heard this from Shinseki? its time for him to go!
The Mad Man

Riverside, CA

#2 May 10, 2013
Quote him on this and make a not of the date.
Notice the choice of words...'has set a goal'...
The true govt at work!!!!
Shinseki has set a goal of ending the disability claims backlog, and processing all claims within 125 days with 98 percent accuracy, by 2015. "Not manage it better, not reduce it, but end it," he said in an interview after meeting with VA staffers.
The Mad Man

Riverside, CA

#5 May 11, 2013
Here we go with the EXCUSES....

"As for how soon these and other efforts will yield results, Shinseki said, "We'll go as fast as we can, but it's hard to predict. I think you should see a downward trend in the numbers next year for sure."

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