Chicago Sun-Times Investigates How VA Mistreats Wounded Warriors

Chicago Sun-Times

Chicago Sun-Times Investigates the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs


Here are links to the five articles printed in the Sun-Times:


Article #1: Illinois wounded veterans at bottom for VA benefits


Article #2: VA chief coming to Chicago


Article #3: VA Benefits brouhaha brings in feds


Article #4: Nearby states play it cheap with disabled vets


Article #5: Long-term care a challenge for soldiers


If you are a veteran (or veteran’s family member) in Illinois with a concern about obtaining healthcare or disability benefits the Department of Veterans Affairs, you have several options:


1. Contact the Department of Veterans Affairs: (800) 827-1000, and tell the VA Secretary about your problems.


2. Contact the Chicago Sun-Times:

    VA Healthcare Problems: Lori Rackl,

    VA Disability Problems: Cheryl Reed,


3. Contact your U.S. Senator or U.S. Representative: See your local directory


4. Contact a veterans group:

    Veterans of Foreign Wars:

    American Legion:

    Disabled American Veterans:

    Paralyzed Veterans of America:

    Vietnam Veterans of America:

    National Gulf War Resource Center:


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