VA Managers Lied to Federal Investigators

WASHINGTON (AP) — Managers at more than a dozen Veterans Affairs medical facilities lied to federal investigators about scheduling practices and other issues, the department’s inspector general said Tuesday.

Richard Griffin, the VA’s acting inspector general, said his office is investigating allegations of wrongdoing at 93 VA sites across the country, including 12 reports that have been completed and submitted to the VA for review.

“The rest are very much active,” Griffin told the Senate Veterans Affairs Committee on Tuesday.  Read the rest here.