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HGH drug testing added by NFL

...happy it's all over now."Reps. Darrell E. Issa and Elijah E. Cummings, the chairman and ranking member of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, chipped in with their approval of the HGH testing:"This new HGH policy sends...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-09-17/hgh-drug-testing-added-nfl
Congress blasts National Highway Transportation Agency for handling of GM ignition switch issue

...The faulty switches also can shut down key systems such as power steering and power brakes, causing crashes.The House committee said the Wisconsin state trooper sent a report to NHTSA in 2007 about a crash that killed two teenage girls. The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-16/congress-blasts-national-h
Documents show difference in pay for ex-chief at Charlie Norwood Veterans Affairs Medical Center

...information, released Wednesday by the House Committee on Veterans Affairs, contradicts...Affairs, wrote a letter to the House committee stating that during his tenure...VA document submitted to the House committee, the three deaths occurred in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-30/augusta-va-exec-got-more-per
Augusta VA execs awarded $25K in bonuses despite botched care

...long delays.Rep. Jeff Miller, the chairman of the House Committee on Veterans Affairs, introduced a bill last week...chance to defend their award, was referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.The circumstances...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-19/augusta-va-execs-awarded-25k
Watchdog: Retaliation complaints jump at VA

...there. Mitchell, a former co-director of the Phoenix VA hospital's ER, said in testimony prepared for the House committee that serious medical problems were missed by staffers "overwhelmed by the glut of patients."Her complaints were...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-07-08/watchdog-retaliation-com
Disabled Army veteran blasts care received at Augusta VA

...someone who doesn't deserve it."Dr. Carolyn Clancy, the VA's interim undersecretary for health, told the House Committee on Veterans Affairs earlier this month in a letter that the Augusta VA's gastrointestinal issues stemmed from a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-02/disabled-army-veteran-blasts-
Advocacy groups offer veteran support with VA benefit problems

...assists with the preparation and presentation of appeals.Atlanta program specialist Scott Davis testified before the House Committee on Veterans Affairs last week that benefit applications for more than 10,000 veterans may have been improperly purged...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-18/advocacy-groups-offer-vetera
Top Stories of 2013: Investigation continues into Augusta VA deaths

...Norwood VA Medical Center is not home free yet.The House Committee on Veterans Affairs continues to investigate the administration...which lasted from February 2007 to December 2010.The House Committee on Veterans Affairs has requested a copy of all performance...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2013-12-27/investigation-continues-augu
Veteran's Affairs committee wants to review policy on VA's anti-Christmas acts

The House Committee on Veterans Affairs has ordered a review of all VA policy prohibiting...celebration of Christmas or any other federal holidays through the House Committee on Veterans Affairs tip line at varoi@mail.house.gov.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-01-13/veterans-affairs-committee-wa
Efficiency down to the letter

...operations, which last year posted a $5 billion loss. Recently a Government Accountability Office official told a House committee that the service ended the last fiscal year $100 billion in debt and with unfunded health benefit liabilities...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-04-05/efficiency-down-lette