The Veterans Disability System: Problems and Solutions

Policy Backgrounders | Retirement

No. 166
Wednesday, December 12, 2012
by Pamela Villarreal and Kyle Buckley

Throughout the history of the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), fraud, mismanagement and waste have plagued what is perhaps the most comprehensive veterans’ assistance system in the world. An examination of the Veterans Disability Compensation Program offers little reassurance that the system is improving. What can be done about the VA?

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