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Sacrificing Health Care for Veterans

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New this morning, there's new evidence the department of veterans affairs is sacrificing the healthcare of our veterans for cash bonuses.   

Millions of veterans get healthcare from the VA. But millions more have no choice but to wait for disability claims, even just basic medical care.

Retired marine Dick Johnson needed routine cataract surgery to restore his sight.

But his local VA medical center told him his wait would be a year long, so he paid for the surgery out of his own pocket.

In Los Angeles and Dallas, The Washington Examiner uncovered medical documents belonging to thousands of veterans' was intentionally destroyed.

In 2012, the VA handed out more than three-million dollars worth of bonuses to senior executives.

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