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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

U.S. Vice President Joe Biden waves to the crowd as he enters the stage to deliver remarks to the Veterans of Foreign Wars National Convention at America's Center in St. Louis on July 21, 2014. Photo: UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Biden: Administration Won’t Rest Until VA Problems Are Fixed

Vice President Joe Biden spoke to veterans gathered at the Veteran of Foreign Wars national conference today.

07/21/2014

US Vice President Joe Biden gives two thumbs-up prior to US President Barack Obama delivering the State of the Union address before a joint session of Congress on January 28, 2014 at the US Capitol in Washington. Photo: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images

Biden to Speak at VFW Convention in St. Louis

The vice president is scheduled to speak at 11 a.m. at the America’s Center convention center.

07/21/2014

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Photo: Michael Loccisano/Getty Images

Task Force Finishes Work Assisting St. Louis Veterans with VA Complaints

Deputy director of claims for the American Legion’s national office Zachary Hearn says the Saint Louis crisis center helped about 175 veterans get medical appointments or file disability claims during the week.

07/18/2014

The John Cochran VA Medical Center. Photo: UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Local Veterans Say They’ve Been Denied Service, Had Problems Minimized by Doctors

The American Legion has sent a team of specialists to St. Louis to help veterans get better care from the VA health care system.

07/15/2014

The John Cochran VA Medical Center. Photo: UPI/Bill Greenblatt

VA Whistleblower Says He Was Told He Was ‘Spending Too Much Time with Veterans’

Former Head of Psychiatry at the John Cochran Medical Center Dr. Jose Mathews testified before the Veterans Affairs Committee last night.

07/09/2014

Danville Cemetery. Photo: cem.va.gov

Cuts Mean Delays at Danville Veterans Cemetery

The staff at Danville National Cemetery has been cut in half and that’s leading to delays in burying some veterans,.

06/18/2014

The John Cochran VA Medical Center. Photo: UPI/Bill Greenblatt

VA Audit: St. Louis Hospital’s Wait Time is 6th Worst in Nation

The audit found an 86-day wait at the St. Louis center—the 6th worst in the nation.

06/10/2014

The John Cochran VA Medical Center. Photo: UPI/Bill Greenblatt

VA: 1,400 Patients in St. Louis Were Never Seen

The VA on Monday released details of an audit of 731 VA hospitals and outpatient clinics.

06/09/2014

The John Cochran VA Medical Center. Photo: UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Despite Call for Action, Few Lawmakers on VA Committees

They’re all beating the drum on behalf of our veterans now, but when it comes to overseeing the Veterans Administration on Capitol Hill, most lawmakers are Missing in Action.

06/06/2014

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