Phoenix VA apologizes for delays; more details emerge about military retirement; reporter offers breakdown of panel members; Stripes launches year-long homelessness series; Denver whistle blower claims 500 on wait list; foundation seeks Desert Storm memorial site; Oklahoma ousts top VA official; Union says Cincinnati VA hospital ‘grossly’ understaffed
Stars and Stripes’ Travis Tritten offers more details about the proposed changes to the military retirement system. A Congressional panel recommended a move to a 401k plan over pensions, as well as a move from Tricare to private providers.
Now that President Obama has signed legislation authorizing a national Desert Storm war memorial, the foundation is working with the park service to find a site, reports Disabled American Veterans’ Charity Edgars. (Watch Downton Abbey for tips?)
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