Veterans' Transition to Civilian Life

Veterans Administration officials and representatives testified on the difficulties military members experience in their transition to… read more

Veterans Administration officials and representatives testified on the difficulties military members experience in their transition to civilian life. At the time of the hearing, several investigations had been launched into the health care of veterans. Linda Halliday, addressing the benefits backlog problems, said the number was dropping but acknowledged her concerns with the workload management in other areas because the priority had always been to decrease the backlog, leaving other issues unaddressed in a timely manner. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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  • Gerardo Avila Representative National Medical and Physical Evaluation Boards
  • Dave Bowen Director Defense Health Agency->Health Information Technology
  • Paul Cook U.S. Representative [R] California
  • Debra Gipson Captain (Former) U.S. Army
  • David W. Jolly U.S. Representative [R] Florida
  • Paul Raymond Varela Assistant National Director Disabled American Veterans->Legislative Affairs
  • Gus Bilirakis U.S. Representative [R] Florida
  • Brendon Gehrke Senior Associate Veterans of Foreign Wars->Legislative Affairs
  • Linda Halliday Assistant Inspector General Department of Veterans Affairs->Audits and Evaluations
  • Eric Jenkins Representative Department of Veterans Affairs->Winston-Salem Regional Rating Veterans Service
  • Jeff Miller U.S. Representative [R] Florida
  • Thomas "Tom" J. Murphy Director Department of Veterans Affairs->Compensation and Pension Service
  • Beto O'Rourke U.S. Representative [D] Texas
  • Diana Rubens Deputy Undersecretary for Field Operations Department of Veterans Affairs->Veterans Benefits Administration
  • Jon Runyan U.S. Representative [R] New Jersey
  • Nora Stokes Benefits Inspection Director Department of Veterans Affairs->Bay Pines
  • Dina Titus U.S. Representative [D] Nevada
  • Nancy Weaver Deputy Assistant Secretary Department of Defense->Warrior Care Policy
  • Kent Wrathall Witness
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Veterans' Transition to Civilian Life

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Program ID:
319642-1
Category:
House Committee
Format:
House Committee
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
May 29, 2014
Last Aired:
Aug 27, 2014

Airing Details

  • May 29, 2014 | 2:15pm EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • May 29, 2014 | 2:15pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 29, 2014 | 2:35pm EDT | C-SPAN.org
  • May 29, 2014 | 2:35pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 30, 2014 | 3:10am EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Jun 02, 2014 | 2:56am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jun 02, 2014 | 8:31am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 04, 2014 | 5:42pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 27, 2014 | 3:02pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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