Veterans Affairs Department Issues

Secretary Nicholson was interviewed about issues currently facing the Veterans Affairs Department. Topics included progress made in… read more

Secretary Nicholson was interviewed about issues currently facing the Veterans Affairs Department. Topics included progress made in dealing with the healthcare of veterans of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, whether the congressional mandates implemented to prevent additional data breaches are working, how the department is dealing with its claims backlog, and Secretary Nicholson’s legacy. On July 17, 2007, Secretary Nicholson said that he would be leaving his position by October 1, 2007. After the secretary left, the journalists discussed his responses. close

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Veterans Affairs Department Issues

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Program ID:
200155-1
Category:
Interview
Format:
Roundtable
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jul 29, 2007

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  • Jul 29, 2007 | 10:03am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jul 29, 2007 | 6:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
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