Department of Veteran Affairs

MLB and Cincinnati Reds Help Open Veteran Resource Center

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While the eyes of baseball fans across the world may be focused on the All-Star game in Cincinnati's Riverfront Stadium, a few miles away many area veterans are reaping the benefits of a gift from Major League Baseball and the Cincinnati Reds. As an extension of MLB's Welcome Back Veterans initiative, MLB and the Reds, in conjunction with the n... more

Veterans in Business -

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The VA's Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization promotes business ownership and expansion for veterans. They provide resource assistance for veterans and service-disabled veterans who are considering starting or expanding a business. The staff works with all federal agencies, large contractors and not-for-profit assistance organi... more

VA Once Again Called to Congress to Explain Findings of Mismanagement

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Testimony by VA employees, whistleblowers, and management in front of the House Committee on Veterans Affairs today painted a picture of problems within the Veterans Benefits Administration eerily similar to last year's VA Healthcare scandal that resulted in the resignation of then VA Secretary Eric Shinseki. During a sometimes contentious hear... more

Volunteer at VA

This summer, thank a veteran, and volunteer the gift of time. Serve as a volunteer at your local Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) facility. For more information, visit the #VASummerofService webpage at or e-mail the Department of Veterans Affairs at Read more news about the Department o... more

VA Claims Backlog, Signature Problem Frustrate Nevada Veterans

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Nevada veterans with questions about delays in processing their disability claims and the ever-growing backlog say they've hit another roadblock. Veterans in the Reno area received letters about the status of their claims from a manager at the city's Veterans Benefits Administration Service Center who no longer works there, according to the L... more

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