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Submitted by Administrator on September 25, 2017
Former Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin

Save the VA. Veterans' lives depend on it | Opinion

In May of 1968 I was sent to Vietnam, where I translated intercepted communiques during the war. The horrors of war I witnessed changed me forever.

Joseph Hirsch writing for NJ.com
September 18, 2018

• Veterans Affairs

New Jersey

Veteran Affairs building in Eugene, OR

Privatizing VA services won’t improve patient care

The VA Mission Act in Congress creates a permanent Community Care program to replace the temporary Choice program that currently refers Veterans Administration patients to private providers.

Rick Staggenborg, The Register-Guard
August 28, 2018

• Veterans Affairs

Nurses standing up for veteran health care access

Don’t privatize the VA

I am a Vietnam veteran who is concerned that the Veterans Affairs Mission Act, recently signed by President Trump, will lead to the destruction of the VA system, the system best suited to care for

Frank Toner writing to the Queens Chronicle
August 14, 2018

• Veterans Affairs

New York

No on Prop A

Victory for All Workers - Missouri defeats Right to Work for Less

Working people in Missouri trounced expectations and captured the nation’s attention on Tuesday. In the wake of Prop. A’s 2-to-1 defeat, all eyes are on the labor movement.

AFL-CIO
August 9, 2018
Nurses demand professionalization

International Nurse News Round-Up

See a collection of links to news stories about nurses in other nations, and how they are advocating for their patients.

Global Nurses United
August 3, 2018