Veterans

Andrea Germanos, staff writer
U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) speaking Sunday to CNN's "State of the Union." (Image: screengrab)
"This is part of a broader approach of the Trump administration," the senator says.
Jake Johnson, staff writer
"Shulkin is obviously correct that privatization push is political, but...
Jon Queally, staff writer
"Every major veterans’ organization in this country vigorously opposes the...

Further

Even as a new report calls for ending a war on drugs with "enormous negative outcomes and collateral damage,” Congress has rejected an amendment to a veterans' funding bill to allow VA doctors in medical marijuana states to discuss pot - not prescribe it or provide it but suggest it - to treat PTSD and other ills they got serving the country that is now denying them what "a mountain of evidence" says is their best treatment. The close 222–195 vote suggests the tide is turning, but not quickly...