Increased funding for veterans' medical care by more than percent since FY funding for the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) totals more than 97 billion, nearly double the level of funding when the President took office and the highest level of support for veterans in history.
May 30, VA officials first learned of the problems inwhen George W. Bush was entering his second term, and the problems went unfixed for the duration of Author: Mariah Blake. Bush's cuts on military and veteran benefits.
George Bush has left nearly 90, veterans waiting for health care appointments. Current policy will excludeveterans from the VA health care system by Bush has also proposed increasing fees and. Feb 12, The Bush administration plans to cut funding for veterans’ health care two years from now - even as severely wounded troops returning from Iraq Estimated Reading Time: 8 mins.
Jul 31, The number of veterans accessing mental health care from VA has increased by 80% over the past decade to over million veterans. But our work is not done.
The VA recently announced a new commitment to provide same-day services for all veterans with urgent mental health care needs by the end of this treefalling.buzzted Reading Time: 4 mins.
The total costs of these veteran disability benefits are in the billions of dollars. To get around these costs, Congressional Leaders and President George Bush have formed the Veterans' Disability Benefits Commission. This commission's goals are not to help these veterans, but to decrease the benefits these new veterans will be receiving as well as cutting back on the disability benefits of America's older.