Nearly 250,000 veterans wait more than a year for their medical claims to wind through the Veterans Administration before receiving their earned benefits, according to an investigation conducted by the Center for Investigative Reporting. 
Watch the interviews with Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki and three vets about the benefits backlog here.

Nearly 250,000 veterans wait more than a year for their medical claims to wind through the Veterans Administration before receiving their earned benefits, according to an investigation conducted by the Center for Investigative Reporting.

Watch the interviews with Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki and three vets about the benefits backlog here.