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Attendees to the Foreign Wars National Convention at America's Center listen as U.S. Vice President Jow Biden delivers his remarks at America's Center in St. Louis on July 21, 2014. Photo: UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Acting VA Secretary: VA Needs a Behavior Correction

Acting VA secretary Sloan Gibson addressed the Veterans of Foreign Wars conference downtown.

07/22/2014

John Cochran V.A. Medical Center (Photo: UPI/Bill Greenblatt)

Veterans: Shinseki’s Resignation ‘Just Politics’

This morning, VA Secretary Eric Shinseki resigned amid growing controversy surrounding veterans’ health care.

05/30/2014

File photo of Sen. Roy Blunt (R-MO). (Photo by T.J. Kirkpatrick/Getty Images)

Sen. Blunt: No Answers from St. Louis VA

Missouri Senator Roy Blunt says he asked officials at the John Cochran VA Medical Center point-blank about a whistleblower’s allegations of delays in mental health treatment and doctors slacking off.

05/28/2014

Photo: Whitney Curtis/Getty Images

Sen. Blunt to Meet With St. Louis VA Officials

Officials at St. Louis’ John Cochran VA Hospital can expect some tough questions this morning, as Missouri Sen. Roy Blunt meets with them about allegations of inadequate mental health care.

05/28/2014

John Cochran VA hospital

Report: St. Louis VA Makes ‘Vast Improvements’

The report comes more than two years after sterilization concerns were first raised at the John Cochran VA Medical Center.

09/13/2012

John Cochran V.A. Medical Center (Photo: UPI/Bill Greenblatt)

St. Louis VA Medical Center Under Microscope Again

The American Legion wants to hear from veterans about the quality of health care.

05/14/2012

Florida Congressman Jeff Miller, with Missouri Congressmen Carnahan, Akin and Clay

VA Medical Center Inspected by Four Congressmen

VA Center was caught using dirty dental equipment last year

02/22/2012

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Tour to Assess Safety Reforms At Cochran VA Med Center

Chair of House Veterans Affairs Committee will join Rep. Carnahan

02/21/2012

Mo Congressman Russ Carnahan meeting with veterans

John Cochran VA Medical Center Gets Positive Review

A medical center with a troubled past shows “signs of improvement.”

08/30/2011

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V.A. Hospitals Under Continued Scrutiny

V.A. officials says their overall record of health care is good.

05/29/2011

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