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Nov 29, 2012 | EXAMINER

Fireworks on the Hill! House committee head erupts over VA 'stonewalling'

Scott Gould pushed Jeff Miller's buttons one time too many today. "The truce is over. Expect much more oversight from this committee," said Miller, the Florida congressman who chairs the House Committee on Veterans Affairs.

Nov 29, 2012 | WASHINGTON POST

VA and House Committee spar over Facebook photos

On their face, the photos from an official Department of Veterans Affairs Facebook page displayed at a House Veterans Affairs Committee hearing Wednesday looked suspiciously like a junket.

Nov 29, 2012 | AP

House panel promises more aggressive VA oversight

The truce is over and expect more aggressive oversight in the coming months, a House committee chairman angrily told leaders of the Department of Veterans Affairs on Wednesday.

Nov 29, 2012 | NBC

'Truce is over': Fired-up congressional panel vows strict VA oversight

Members of Congress angrily vowed Wednesday to crank its investigative floodlights far brighter on the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, accusing agency leaders of dodging direct questions on travel and conference spending, failing to disclose a gathering in Las Vegas, and exhibiting “total incompetence” as veterans wait in record-long lines for medical help.

Nov 28, 2012 | WASHINGTON POST

House Veterans committee seeks information on VA conference spending

In the wake of a scathing inspector general’s report this fall, the House Committee on Veterans Affairs will hold a hearing Wednesday morning seeking more information on the amount of money spent on conferences by the Department of Veterans Affairs.

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