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Why they fight

...civilian life. Others might find it easier to brave enemy gunfire than to successfully navigate the red tape of the Veterans Administration.That's where the AWP comes in. It bridges an all-too-common gap between military and post-military life...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-08-24/why-they-fight
Michelle Nunn attacks David Perdue in U.S. Senate debate

...proven it can manage this big of a part of our economy," Perdue said. "Look at what they have done with the Veterans Administration and it might give you some indication of what this is going to look like in a few years."Nunn said that would...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/georgia-elections/2014-08
Cheryl Beasley

...Amateur Pool Association where she placed in the top 10 national rankings. She worked as a Registered Nurse at Veterans Administration Downtown Division for the last 29 years. Mrs. Beasley loved her sons and family and will be dearly missed...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000172179191
Rants & Raves

Comments from readers:RANT TO CONGRESS FOR taking so long to solve the Veterans Administration problem. Why are they discussing more funding? The budget to run the VA is astronomical already, much of it wasted buying end...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-19/rants-raves
Harold Moore

...on August 2, 2014. He slipped his hand in the nail pierced hand of our savior after a short illness at the Veterans Administration Hospital in Augusta, GA. H.E., as he was known to his coworkers, had a career in Insurance before retiring...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000171995226
Richard Nickerson

...Nickerson, 67, affectionately known as Papa Lee to his grandchildren, passed away Friday, July 18, 2014 at the Veterans Administration Hospital in Decatur, GA. He was surrounded by family and loved ones. Richard was born to Jack and Charlotte...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000171838807
Across South Carolina

Scott wants info on state's VA facilitiesCOLUMBIA - U.S. Sen. Tim Scott asked the Veterans Administration on Thursday for information about its South Carolina facilities, telling the acting department secretary that he continues to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-06-12
Positions tied to Augusta VA investigation under interim leadership

...down, but said their positions will be advertised and filled through the "appropriate hiring protocols for the Veterans Administration."Scovill said Diaz brings both "tremendous experience and a keen analytical approach" to an Augusta chief...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-09/positions-tied-augusta-va-in
Fixing the VA starts now

With the recent announcement of Veterans Administration Secretary Eric Shinseki's resignation, it appears the major and serious issues regarding VA medical care will fall into someone...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-06-07/fixing-va-starts-now
Ellen Harbeson

...Academy of Richmond County and the Medical College of Georgia. She retired in 2011 from the Charlie Norwood Veterans Administration Hospital as the Director of Quality Management, after 33 years of service. Ellen was a lifelong member of The...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000171538159