US Marine Veteran Terry Labar was paralyzed in 1984. McGuire VA Medical Center fitted Labar with an exoskeleton that enabled him to stand. Soon he will live his life outside the confines of a wheelchair.
VA's rule that establishes a presumption of service connection for diseases associated with exposure to contaminants in the water supply at Camp Lejeune takes effect on 3/15.
In February 2017, the unemployment rate for all Veterans decreased from 4.5% to 3.9%. The national unemployment rate decreased slightly from 4.8% to 4.7%
The Defense Finance and Accounting Service announces new addresses for Military retirees and annuitants correspondence, effective May 1, 2017.
In February, we processed our 5-millionth claim using the Veterans Benefits Management System (VBMS). Today, we process nearly 100 percent of disability compensation claims through VBMS.
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Last updated March 27, 2017