September 7, 2017

VA’s New DRC Initiative-  Decision Ready Claims (DRC)  VA will now process veteran disability claims in 30-days!  For now, the only claims eligible for this program are claims for increase to the ratings already awarded to the veteran.  However, the VA is now working on an initiative that will offer the option to submit new […]

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July 11, 2017

MESSAGE FROM THE SECRETARY   Transparency and Accountability Adverse Actions Posting                 Please see my video message (text below) regarding actions we announced today on public posting of VA’s adverse employee actions:   Two weeks ago, President Trump signed into law the long-sought VA Accountability and Whistleblower Protection Act.  Today, we are taking […]

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