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A VA facility in Las Vegas is preparing to ‘embed’ nurses in private hospitals, filling the gap in veteran patient care on the taxpayer’s dime. Read more

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Disguised as an effort to reduce veteran suicide, the Improve Act has become a magnet for corporate influence. Read more

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Republican architects of the VA MISSION Act want to fast-track a commission that would have expansive authority to close VA hospitals. Read more

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Trump officials set the agency up to fail with a new program that outsources veterans health care to the private sector. Read more

Health and Social Policy

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While proponents of privatization, ignoring the evidence, find one more reason to attack her.  Read more

Money, Politics and Power

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Even VA privatizers agree that the MISSION Act is likely to stumble. Read more

Economic Policy

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Acutely aware that its privatization plan has little support among veterans, the VA has launched a PR blitz to obscure what it's doing.  Read more

Health and Social Policy

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The VA's plan to implement the recently passed MISSION Act could seriously imperil veteran health care—and push the department even further toward privatization.  Read more

Money, Politics and Power

New legislation threatens to dismantle the most successful American experiment in government-delivered health care. Read more

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Medicaid privatization in Kansas and Iowa show why outsourcing the VA would have tragic, even fatal, consequences. Read more

Health and Social Policy

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Trump's new appointee to head the Department of Veterans Affairs will likely do little to oppose the privatization of veterans' health care. Read more

Money, Politics and Power