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The Government Accountability Office says VA spent just $57,000 of more than $6 million designated for a suicide-prevention campaign.

  • Dec 18, 2018

More than 300,000 federal workers could be sent home without pay as Trump and Democrats face off over border wall.

  • Dec 16, 2018

The number of employees who would recommend their agency as a good place to work dropped at 60 percent of federal offices, the annual “Best Places to Work in the Federal Government” rankings found.

  • Dec 12, 2018

Peter O’Rourke spent months as the agency’s acting secretary before being reassigned over the summer.

  • Dec 11, 2018

More details emerged Friday about Wilkie’s passion for Confederate history and past appearances at events commemorating the Confederacy’s leading figures.

  • Dec 7, 2018

After President Trump’s controversial reaction to the deadly violence, VA leaders had a tense exchange over how the agency should respond.

  • Dec 5, 2018

The interior secretary lashed out at Rep. Raúl Grijalva, the Arizona Democrat who called for his resignation Friday.

  • Nov 30, 2018

The Interior Department's acting inspector general has cleared Secretary Ryan Zinke in a probe of whether he redrew boundaries of a national monument in Utah to aid the financial interests of a Republican state lawmaker and stalwart Trump supporter.

  • Nov 27, 2018

Officials in the inspector general’s office are concerned staff cut corners in a hasty effort to reduce VA’s claims and appeals backlog.

  • Nov 20, 2018

Starting in the 1990s, the North Koreans and Americans had worked jointly to recover remains for more than a decade, but the cooperation was suspended during the George W. Bush era amid political tensions.

  • Jun 12, 2018
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