First Military Miss USA Speaks Out for American Veterans

    Deshauna Barber, the first Miss USA who is in the Military, is speaking out on behalf of veterans. Barber grew up in a Military family and is currently serving as an Army reservist. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JUeJh3Cv23M] Her passion...

Who Qualifies for Aid & Attendance Benefit

    Many American Veterans still don't know about the Aid & Attendance benefit that is part of an "Improved Pension."  It's a special benefit for veterans who served in time of war who need regular...

American Veterans have Strong Feelings about Candidates

It happens in every Presidential race:  the candidates talk about their views on American Veterans' Aid and Benefits.  While this year's race has been no exception , but the rhetoric has been perhaps a...

Presidential Candidates Using Veterans

  Politicians always have an agenda, that's not news. Using American veterans to get press coverage for their own Presidential bid, or to trash their opponents, is just despicable.  May is Military Appreciation Month, so this...

The VA is Not Disneyland

Disneyland's tag line is The Happiest Place on Earth.  That's certainly not the way American veterans describe the VA.  And they are irate about The VA Secretary's comments that because people who go to...

Veterans Aid & Attendance Eligibility

Many American veterans over the age of 65 who served in time of war are not aware of the Aid & Attendance benefit that they may qualify for. There are quite a few points...

American Veterans Share Complaints about Healthcare

    When executives from the Phoenix VA came to Show Low last week they told veterans the system is getting better.  However, vets at this event told a very different story: American veterans aid complaints...

American Veterans Healthcare Complaints Not Over

  Two years ago the VA and Congress came up with a plan to fix the  long waits for veterans to get healthcare.  Called  Veterans Choice, this $10 billion program was supposed to fix all...