You served your country, and in the process you were injured. It could be a bad back. It could be loss of limb. Or maybe you're not sure if you're entitled to any government benefits. American Legion service officers file thousands of VA claims each year on behalf of America's veterans. And the Legion's Benefits Calculator can help you prepare to file a claim.
Many benefits claims appeals languish for years due to getting caught up in VA’s internal review process.
VA's new online application enables disability compensation claims to be processed faster in a more end-to-end electronic environment.
The panel discussion about VA reform is hosted by Concerned Veterans for American and The Weekly Standard; it’s the first of a five-part series.
Since 2010, sensitive information on veterans has been taken from VA’s database.
Twenty Congressmen sign 'call to action' to tackle backlog crisis.
Senators and Congressmen stage several pre-Memorial Day events to highlight VA backlog problem.
VA’s new initiative aims to resolve 67,000 older claims in the backlog within 60 days.
Improvements have been made at the facility, but a Legion town hall meeting Tuesday showed that work remains.
Legion, Department of Veterans Affairs and Disabled American Veterans will participate in the Fully Developed Claims Community of Practice.
Overtime mandated for claims processors at Department of Veterans Affairs’ 56 regional benefits offices.