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    Veterans Administration Spending Practices

    The Veterans Affairs Committee held an oversight hearing on the issue of overspending at Department of Veterans' Affairs. Witnesses testifed about lapses in competitive bidding, poor…

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    Suicides of Veterans

    Department of Veterans Affairs officials testified about charges the department had misled the public about the numbers of suicides committed by active duty personnel and veterans.…

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    Fiscal Year 2009 Veterans Affairs Budget Proposal

    Secretary James Peake testified about the proposed fiscal year 2009 budget for the Department of Veterans Affairs. Witnesses representing veterans' organizations also testified about the…

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    Veterans Mental Health Care

    The House Committee on Veterans' Affairs held a hearing to examine and identify mental health challenges within the Department of Veterans Affairs health care system, including increasing numbers…

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    Care for Returning Wounded Soldiers

    Former Senator Dole and Former Secretary Shalala testified about care and treatment for wounded soldiers and veterans returning from Iraq and Afghanistan, as well as the state of military…

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    Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

    The committee held a full committee health care symposium on post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Participants and members talked about improving ways to provide mental health care…

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    Wounded and Returning Veterans

    Secretary Nicholson testified about health care and treatment of returning veterans and a task force report on the delivery of services and benefits to veterans and their families. He…

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    Veterans Benefits

    Witnesses testified about veterans' benefits, programs to assist the transition to civilian life, and overhauling various programs to meet the needs of Iraq War veterans. Among the issues…

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    Fiscal Year 2008 Veterans Affairs Budget

    Secretary Nicholson and others testified about the proposed fiscal year 2008 budget for the Department of Veterans Affairs. Among the topics they addressed were the quality and availability…

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