U.S. veterans are trapped in endless VA bureaucracy

More than 1.1 million veterans are trapped in bureaucratic limbo waiting for U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs to process claims for disability and pension benefits earned through military service. Many will wait years for an answer.

By Mark Flatten Published: February 11, 2013
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Editor’s Note: This is the first part in a series of stories from the Washington Examiner about benefit claims backlog at the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.

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