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Frustrations mount over shoddy care for vets – latimes.com

September 27, 2012 Leave a comment Go to comments

Bob Rosebrock and I sat under a tree on the West Los Angeles Department of Veterans Affairs property, discussing his pet peeve: How the country is failing its veterans. There was plenty to talk about.

Nearby was the gleaming $253-million California Veterans Home, opened with great fanfare more than two years ago, with local politicians lining up to take bows. But today, in a region with an estimated 8,000 homeless veterans, many of whom can’t get access to care, roughly four-fifths of the 396 rooms are empty.

Yes, four-fifths.

via Frustrations mount over shoddy care for vets – latimes.com.

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