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Video: It’s Time for New Leadership at the VA

offendednation Wrote: May 11, 2013 12:29 PM
Just because you keep repeating that statement doesn't make it true. ROE isn't 'derived' from international law. It is 'in accordance with.' You keep making the statement, implying over and over, attempting to put responsibility for the ROE on anyone other than this administration. ROE is set by a number of factors, in accordance with international law, by everyone from the local commander to the office of the president. Stop with your attempt to profess knowledge on a subject that you have twisted and misrepresented.

America’s veterans are returning home only to fight another battle: collecting their service-related benefits from the Department of Veterans Affairs. According to VA documents obtained by the Center for Investigative Reporting, veterans filing their first claim must wait more than 315 days —and in major U.S. cities like New York and Los Angeles they must wait twice as long. It wasn’t always this bad, however.

In 2009, the...