TITLE

IG REPORTS BROKEN PROMISES TO VETS

AUTHOR(S)
JOHANNS, MIKE
PUB. DATE
September 2014
SOURCE
Veterans' Vision;Fall2014, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the confirmed disturbing allegations concerning mismanagement at the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) healthcare facilities that greatly affected the care of thousands of military personnel.
ACCESSION #
100324121

 

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