Veterans Affairs

President Donald Trump arrives at Kansas City International Airport to attend the national convention of the Veterans of Foreign Wars, Tuesday, July 24, 2018, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
July 24, 2018 - 1:27 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's trip to Missouri (all times local): 1:15 p.m. President Donald Trump says Iran "is not the same country" since he withdrew from the Iran nuclear deal and he's ready to deal. The president says at the national convention of the Veterans...
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Sen. Charles Schumer Calls For VA Facility In North Hempstead
Sophia Hall/WCBS 880
July 16, 2018 - 1:54 pm
NORTH HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. (WCBS 880) -- U.S. Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-New York) is pushing for a veterans’ outpatient clinic in the town of North Hempstead. As WCBS 880’s Sophia Hall reported, veteran Anthony Catalano is 98 years old, and said going to the VA hospital in Northport from...
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Ronny Jackson
Oliver Contreras/SIPA USA
April 26, 2018 - 12:05 pm
White House doctor Ronny Jackson is withdrawing his nomination to serve as secretary of Veterans Affairs amid allegations of recklessly prescribing drugs and drunken behavior.
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Ronny Jackson
Oliver Contreras/SIPA USA
April 24, 2018 - 11:06 am
WASHINGTON (WCBS 880/AP) -- A Senate committee says it has delayed Wednesday's confirmation hearing for Ronny Jackson , President Donald Trump's pick to be secretary of Veterans Affairs. Trump later said he would understand if Jackson decides to withdraw. Spokeswoman Amanda Maddox cites growing...
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