WASHINGTON — A doctor who first exposed serious problems at the troubled Phoenix Veterans Affairs hospital said Wednesday that a report on patient deaths there is a “whitewash” that minimizes life-threatening conduct by senior leaders at the hospital.
Veterans and their families are invited to participate in Veterans Administration town-hall in Tucson Friday
When an injured Army National Guard veteran received the keys Thursday to a mortgage-free home in a west-side Tucson neighborhood, it was the beginning of a new life for his family.
Here are some events in the Tucson area in honor of Memorial Day:
Military veterans can once again enroll at Pima Community College after state officials rescinded a rare ban on such sign-ups.
Arizona’s veterans department has lifted a ban on military veteran enrollments at Pima Community College.
The Veterans Education and Transition Services (VETS) Center at the University of Arizona has opened a new location in the Arizona Health Sciences Library, 1501 N. Campbell Ave.
The original facility was built 50 years ago to welcome men home from war. Today, it houses all who find themselves homeless, and it will soon have a new location.
Pima Community College has been banned from enrolling military veterans for at least 60 days while it tries to correct widespread record-keeping problems that led to the sanction.
Pima Community College faces a possible freeze on enrolling military veterans after it failed to fix problems with its record-keeping systems for veterans’ aid.
I came to Congress with an open mind – determined to work with my colleagues, Republican and Democrat alike, to find common-sense solutions to the challenges facing our nation.
U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Christina Stauffer, 41st Electronic Combat Squadron EC-130H Compass Call mission crew supervisor, and Tech. Sgt. Rachel Lemoine, 41st ECS flight engineer, read the lyrics of each service’s songs during a luncheon in honor of veterans in Tucson, Ariz., Nov. 13, 2013.…
U.S. Air Force Tech Sgt. Roland Jones, 41st Electronic Combat Squadron mobility section chief, talks with a veteran during a luncheon hosted by Atria Bell Court Gardens Retirement Community in Tucson, Ariz., Nov. 13, 2013. Fifteen Airmen spent time talking to the veterans, learning about eac…
U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Loraine Goody, 355th Maintenance Operation Squadron loading standardization crew member, speaks with a veteran at Atria Bell Court Gardens Retirement Community in Tucson, Ariz., Nov. 13, 2013. Fifteen Airmen from Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., volunteered to e…
Each year, more than a quarter of a million U.S. armed forces members leave military service, and many will look to take the plunge and start their own businesses.
Pima Community College is making good on a pledge to start treating its student veterans better.
The annual concert event known as Nam Jam is Nam Jam no longer.
Scores of former student veterans have been referred to the Department of Veterans Affairs debt-collection system because of mistakes made by Pima Community College.
Robert Perez Salaz held up the crisp, white tuxedo his 22-year-old son Robert Gaudiel Perez Lopez planned to wear for his wedding and showed it to Pima County Superior Court Judge Howard Hantman in his courtroom Thursday morning.
Hundreds, perhaps thousands, of homeless veterans in Southern Arizona will get help under a new $1 million grant from the federal government.