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The problem with the VA: illustrated in ONE voicemail

My top secret hotline rang unexpectedly today. I saw on the caller ID that it was a number I did not recognize from Fayetteville.  So, I decided to introduce the caller to my friend VOICE MAIL. Here’s what VM passed on to me: “Hi, this…

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Burr-McCain-Flake-Coburn VA bill a good first step, but needs to go FURTHER

Reports are out that our senior US senator has joined fellow Republicans McCain of Arizona, Flake of Arizona, and Coburn of Oklahoma in sponsoring a bill to make significant changes to the way business is conducted at the US Department of Veterans Affairs.  I don’t…