Why even these recent long wars have yet to be paid for, nor the long results from!!
But hey, those served, and unwilling to Sacrifice, get off plenty easy by doing the conservative ideology of, many many many of the brothers and sisters have long passed away from same issues, and still are!! Finally being addressed by this Executive administration and with help from it's Cabinet, where their budgets and charges under could help, that started under Sec. Shinseki and continues under Sec. McDonald, still grossly under funded and obstructed budgets, thankfully he wasn't a corporate tool the conservatives wanted for more privatization for corporate profit!!
26 May 2015 - One of the main issues facing the VA health system is aging: an aging population and an aging infrastructure, said VA Secretary Robert McDonald during the dedication ceremony for the Orlando VA Medical Center at Lake Nona on Tuesday.
"While the total number of veterans is actually declining, the total number of issues of veterans and the veterans needing help in the VA system is increasing. It's not because of Afghanistan or Iraq. It's because of the aging of the veterans who served during the Vietnam era," he said.
In 1975, there were 2 million veterans over the age of 65. In 2017 there will be more than 10 million veterans over 65, he said.
McDonald, along with more a dozen local and federal lawmakers, spoke at the dedication ceremony, which was held under a large white tent perched outside of the new facility.
They then lined up in front of the building, on little blue crosses marked for them with tape, smiled for the cameras and cut a red ribbon. read more>>>