28 Jul '14, 1am

#BREAKING @AP reports tentative deal reached on #VA reform

#BREAKING @AP reports tentative deal reached on #VA reform

Related Wash. VA security, police officer safety, compromised by radio problems, documents show Five years after a choppy radio call from an officer attacked by a patient, a weak radio communications network still plagues a Puget Sound-area VA police force responsible for protecting thousands of patients and staff at the Seattle and Lakewood campuses. McDonald confirmation as VA secretary is delayed The vote to confirm Robert McDonald as the next secretary of the Department of Veterans Affairs is no longer on the Senate’s schedule for Thursday. VA reform effort turns into a political fight in Congress Weeks of simmering, closed-door disagreement in Congress over how to fix the Department of Veterans Affairs erupted into a public political fight Thursday that threatened to derail any chance of a final reform bill this summer. Sanders offers lower-cost bill to reform VA With...

Full article: http://www.stripes.com/tentative-deal-reached-on-va-refor...

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