Featured by Isaac Arnsdorf, ProPublica
Trump’s Mar-a-Lago buddies tried to get the VA to sell access to veterans’ medical records
A congressional investigation prompted by ProPublica’s reporting found Trump’s “Mar-a-Lago crowd,” wealthy civilians with no U.S. government or military experience, pursued a plan to monetize veterans’ medical data.
VA secretary focused on smearing woman who said she was sexually assaulted in a VA hospital, probe finds
"The evidence is replete with examples of VA senior leaders undertaking defensive actions and engaging in confrontational messaging."
Trump’s Mar-a-Lago buddy used his ‘shadow’ sway over the VA to promote his comic book empire
“Marvel Communications is doing this and we don’t, as far as I know, do business with them."
VA secretary looked for dirt on a House staffer who reported sexual assault in a VA hospital, complaint says
Secretary of Veterans Affairs Robert Wilkie personally sought damaging information about a congressional aide who said she was sexually assaulted in a VA hospital, according to an anonymous complaint to the House committee the woman works for
The VA’s new private care program is going to be yet another tech nightmare, review finds
As the Trump administration prepares to launch a controversial program to expand private medical care for veterans, the Department of Veterans Affairs is developing a software tool to determine who's eligible. But the tool is so flawed, according to an independent review obtained by ProPublica, that it threatens to disrupt the health care of about 75,000 veterans every day.
The VA is paying for a top official’s cross-country commute
The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs paid $13,000 over a three-month period for a senior official's biweekly commute to Washington from his home in California, according to expense reports.
VA Shadow Rulers Had Sway Over Contracting And Budgeting
Editor's Note: This article originally appeared on ProPublica. Newly released emails about the three Trump associates who secretly steered the...
Meet ‘The Shadow Rulers Of The VA’: 3 Nonvet Mar-a-Lago Members
Last February, shortly after Peter O’Rourke became chief of staff for the Department of Veterans Affairs, he received an email...