Tag: Veterans
Shattering Federal Bureaucrats’ Shield of Executive Immunity

Executive immunity shields, not just the bureaucrats, but can also their entire departments from being held truly accountable.

Billions of Dollars Later, Veterans Health Administration Still Failing

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...
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No Joke, Paul Krugman Praised Veterans Health System as National Model

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...
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