Raymond J. March
| Wednesday February 12, 2020 at 11:29 AM PST
In 2006, Johnathan Lubecky was deployed to Iraq. While fighting for his country, Johnathan faced constant enemy strikes, one of which resulted in a traumatic brain injury. Exposures to the horrors of war resulted in Johnathan developing post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).
| Tuesday June 25, 2019 at 10:39 AM PDT
Executive immunity shields, not just the bureaucrats, but can also their entire departments from being held truly accountable.
John R. Graham
| Wednesday May 25, 2016 at 7:00 AM PDT
Back in July 2014, over at another blog, I described how Congress was preparing to reward the Veterans Health Administration for its failure to ensure veterans get timely, adequate care, with a multi-billion dollar bailout. Because Republicans had taken the majority in both houses of Congress, the bailout was camouflaged as a method of...Read More »
Lawrence J. McQuillan
| Tuesday June 3, 2014 at 12:32 PM PDT
In 2011, New York Times columnist Paul Krugman wrote that the federal Veterans Affairs (VA) healthcare system is a “huge policy success story, which offers important lessons for future health reform.” Let’s examine Krugman’s arguments for why the VA is a national model for healthcare in light of recent revelations: 1) Krugman says the...Read More »