Lawmakers Question Whether VA can Process Blue Water Claims in Time

October 30, 2019, Stars and Stripes, Steve Beynon


WASHINGTON — “Blue water” Vietnam veterans have to wait until next year before the Department of Veterans Affairs will start processing Agent Orange disability claims, but lawmakers are skeptical the VA will be ready.


“Between now and January, the VA has a lot of work to do,” Rep. Mike Bost, R, Ill., ranking member on the House subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs, said Wednesday at a hearing on blue water claims.


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