Monthly Archives: February 2014

U.S. veterans continue to see backlog in disability claims

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs is launching an initiative to decrease the number of veterans throughout the country still waiting on disability compensation. Dr. Tommy Sowers, the assistant secretary for public and intergovernmental affairs, said filing claims on paper is not … Continue reading

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Social Security to Expedite Veteran Social Security Disability Claims

Carolyn W. Colvin, Acting Commissioner of Social Security, along with Congressman John Sarbanes (D-MD) today unveiled a new initiative to expedite disability claims by veterans with a Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) disability compensation rating of 100% Permanent & Total … Continue reading

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