A collection of VA scandals over the past few years (Too many to list in one post)

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This is not exhaustive but in light of the recent statement by the Veterans Affairs chief comparing waiting for treatment at VA hospitals to waiting in line at Disney World we figured we’d post some of the other VA stories we’ve done relatively recently. The level of dysfunction at the agency is remarkable. This is what “single payer” healthcare looks like, slow, red tape, top heavy crony administration, people dying waiting for treatment.

 

307,000 veterans died awaiting Veterans Affairs health care, report finds

 

Report: Corrupt Veterans Affairs Executive Lied Under Oath, Engaged In Fraud

 

Senator to VA: Fire your mental health director (Suicide hotline put veterans on hold, didn’t call back)

 

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One year after VA scandal, the number of veterans waiting for care is up 50 percent

 

One-third of veterans on pending (VA) medical care list already dead

 

VA Boss Promoted After Steering $4M Contract To Relative

 

Lawmaker says VA protecting ‘corrupt and incompetent’ employees

 

Failed St. Louis VA Chief Got Plush Job ($160,000/year), Free House in Philippines

 

VA admits: ‘Accountability’ doesn’t mean firing anyone

 

VA will let officials keep taxpayer money they stole

 

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VA secretary defends millions in bonus awards

 

Phoenix VA Hospital Leaders KICK OUT Investigative Task Force

 

And there are plenty more posts.