Veterans Affairs Officials Rob Government; Not Fired

Perhaps the whoever made the decision to merely demote them rather than fire them decided their crime was relatively innocuous. After all, whats the theft of hundreds of thousands of dollars through fraud compared to letting veterans die by neglecting to give them the care they need? From Reason.com: “Not Even a Criminal Referral to the Dept. of Justice Can Get You Fired From the V.A.” Two senior Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) officials accused of scamming the agency for personal financial Read more […]

How Do You Forget Your Military Service?

Robert McDonald claimed that his military service included Special Forces. That is now called a “mistake.” Why not call it a lie? Is this a problem that is spreading among media personalities, politicians, and heads of government agencies? Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert McDonald is now apologizing for a “mistake.” According to the Associated Press, “VA secretary apologizes for misstating military record.” Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert McDonald apologized Monday for misstating Read more […]