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VA says it will continues to ensure and protect Servicemembers', Survivors' Life Insurance benefits administered by Prudential.
New VA regulation adds three health conditions to the list of those presumed to have been caused by exposure to the toxic defoliant Agent Orange during the Vietnam War.
Chairman of House Committee on Veterans' Affairs tells Legion nation is ‘paying a horrible price' for treatment of Vietnam veterans.
Legion leaders tour facility that helps veterans on the road to permanent housing.
VA secretary tells Legion his agency's massive backlog of undecided benefits claims is one of his top three priorities for 2011.
On Aug. 31, VA will officially expand the list of health problems that are presumed to be linked to Agent Orange and exposure to other herbicides.
Michael Walcoff expects 190,000 more claims the first year after new Agent Orange regulations go into effect.
National staff on hand to address questions specifically concerning veterans issues, discuss Legion programs, membership.
Denise Williams, assistant director for health policy, attends Fourth National Conference on Women, Addiction and Recovery.
Regional benefits office the site of pilot program that will initially focus on compensation benefits.