Friday, March 28, 2014
"For all the incompetence that we’ve seen and all the lives that have been lost, the evidence shows there has been no accountability,’’ Boehner said.
Drew Brookie, a VA spokesman, said the department has cut the “disability claims backlog by more than 40 percent. Every day, our health care professionals provide an average of 236,000 appointments to Veterans and eligible family members.
"Changes that would single out VA employees for punishment by removing existing federal civil service rules not only put VA at a competitive disadvantage, but can ultimately harm VA’s ability to best serve veterans"” he said.
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