Obama to veterans: New culture of accountability at VA

By Gregory Korte, USA Today: WASHINGTON — President Obama announced a new series of executive actions to help veterans Tuesday, telling veterans in Charlotte that he’s instituting a new “culture of accountability” at the Department of Veterans Affairs.

“What we’ve come to learn is that the misconduct we’ve seen at too many facilities — with long wait times, and veterans not receiving care, and folks cooking the books — is outrageous and inexcusable,” Obama said in a speech to the American Legion’s annual convention.  For Full Article, Click Here:  http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/politics/2014/08/26/obama-veterans-american-legion/14607759/?utm_source=feedblitz&utm_medium=FeedBlitzRss&utm_campaign=usatoday-newstopstories