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Press Release Julia Brownley’s Office: Working Across the Aisle to Help Veterans in Ventura County and Nationwide

Press Release Julia Brownley’s Office: Working Across the Aisle to Help Veterans in Ventura County and Nationwide

One of my top priorities in Congress is to improve the lives of the nearly 45,000 veterans right here in Ventura County, and the millions across the nation, to whom we owe a great debt for their service. That is why I’m so proud of the bipartisan successes my colleagues on the House Veterans’ Affairs […]

YOU’RE FIRED! Trump’s VA Terminates 500, Suspends 200 For Misconduct

YOU’RE FIRED! Trump’s VA Terminates 500, Suspends 200 For Misconduct

By Luke Rosiak Five hundred and forty-eight Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) employees have been terminated since President Donald Trump took office, indicating that his campaign pledge to clean up “probably the most incompetently run agency in the United States” by relentlessly putting his TV catch phrase “you’re fired” into action was more than just empty rhetoric. Another […]

Bilderberg meeting 2017

Bilderberg meeting 2017

The 65th Bilderberg Meeting to take place from 1 – 4 June 2017 in Chantilly, Virginia, USA. CHANTILLY, 31 MAY 2017 The 65th Bilderberg Meeting will take place from 1-4 June 2017 in Chantilly, Virginia, USA. As of today, 131 participants from 21 countries have confirmed their attendance. As ever, a diverse group of political […]

Brownley Meets with VA Secretary Shulkin to Discuss Modernizing the VA And Supporting Veterans

Brownley Meets with VA Secretary Shulkin to Discuss Modernizing the VA  And Supporting Veterans

Today, House Veterans’ Affairs Health Subcommittee Ranking Member Julia Brownley met with U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Secretary David Shulkin to discuss their shared priorities and goals to improve VA healthcare and other VA programs that support our nation’s veterans.  “The Secretary and I had a very productive discussion on the priorities we hope […]

‘Budget-Crunched’ VA Has 167 Interior Designers On Staff

‘Budget-Crunched’ VA Has 167 Interior Designers On Staff

An army of 167 interior designers work at the Department of Veterans Affairs, picking window blind colors and buying millions of dollars of art each year, a Daily Caller News Foundation investigation has found. The designers’ salaries are not included in recent findings that the VA has spent $16 million on art during the Obama […]

Robert McDonald, Veterans Affairs secretary, likens VA wait times to Disneyland experience

Robert McDonald, Veterans Affairs secretary, likens VA wait times to Disneyland experience

Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert McDonald told reporters on Monday that long lines at Disneyland are similar to the wait times veterans experience for health care. “When you got to Disney, do they measure the number of hours you wait in line? Or what’s important? What’s important is, what’s your satisfaction with the experience?” Mr. McDonald […]

U.S. Virginia Governor Restores Voting Rights to Felons

U.S.  Virginia Governor Restores Voting Rights to Felons

Drug prices latest CA ballot battle

Drug prices latest CA ballot battle

Senate passes bill to improve veterans health care, BUT …..

Senate passes bill to improve veterans health care, BUT …..

This Senator Is Mad That Tomah VA Employees Played Carnival Games Instead Of Caring For Vets

This Senator Is Mad That Tomah VA Employees Played Carnival Games Instead Of Caring For Vets

Republican Sen. Ron Johnson of Wisconsin is extremely disappointed in revelations that Tomah VA employees spent part of a work day on taxpayer dime playing the human version of Hungry, case Hungry Hippos. “Given the serious problems that have surrounded the Tomah VAMC, it is more than disappointing to see Tomah VA employees playing games […]

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