For years, Black veterans have been denied disability benefits at higher rates than their white counterparts. NBC News and NBC stations around the country investigated the disparities in this special report. And the reporting is getting results.
VA failed to probe disparities in disability claims for Black and white veterans, government report says
A government report criticizes the Department of Veterans Affairs over disparities in how disability claims are awarded to Black and white veterans.
Federal health officials are conducting a new study to determine whether veterans once stationed at a now-shuttered California military base were exposed to dangerously high levels of cancer-causing toxins.