Retired doctor reveals “secret” list

CNN reports that 40 veterans died while on a “secret” appointment list. Retired Dr. Sam Foote tells CNN that the VA hospital in Phoenix keeps two lists: an official list that reflects timely scheduling of appointments, and a secret list that reveals waiting times of up to a year or more. Foote explains that evidence of […]

Shinseki resigns

Shinseki resigns his Cabinet post and accepts blame for troubles plaguing veterans hospitals, citing a systemic lack of integrity. President Obama accepts Shinseki’s resignation with “considerable regret”, saying: We don’t have time for distractions. We need to fix the problem. Our vets deserve the best. They’ve earned it. Before his resignation, Shinseki provides the president with […]