A program specialist at the VA enrollment center in Atlanta says 34,000 veterans returning from Iraq and Afghanistan lost their eligibility for healthcare after the VA sat on their applications until they expired.
Off The Grid Everyone said these wars werent like Vietnam. Theyre identical. When the veterans come home theyre forgotten about and cheated. We do all this rah-rah for our veterans at stadiums and thank them for their service. Yet, on the dark flip side they lose their benefits. Related Story Number of Veterans on Wait