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1." WAKE-UP CALL; NO REASON WHY VETERANS SYSTEM IS SO WOEFULLY INADEQUATE.(Editorial)(Editorial)" The Post-Standard (Syracuse, NY) Date: April 16, 2007

2. " The Best Care Anywhere: Ten Years Ago, Veterans Hospitals Were Dangerous, Dirty, and Scandal-Ridden. Today, They're Producing the Highest Quality Care in the Country. Their Turnaround Points the Way toward Solving America's Health-Care Crisis" Phillip Longman; Washington Monthly, Vol. 37, January-February 2005

3. "Broken Reed; The military health-care scandal.(The Walter Reed scandal)" The Economist (US); Mar 10, 2007

4. "VA finds problems at N.E. hospitals Review cites mice, bugs, leaks at aging facilities" The Boston Globe March 26, 2007

5. " Study: Number of wounded veterans could cripple VA.(News)" The Boston Herald January 7, 2007 Johnson, O'Ryan

6. "Veterans face HIV risk from hospital pumps" BY ROBERT SAMUELS miami herald Monday, 03.23.2009

7. "Report: VA Facilities Improperly Sterilized Colonoscopy Equipment" June 16, 2009; Washington Post - United States

8. VA faces lawsuits over tainted testing Article from:The Boston Globe (Boston, MA) August 24, 2009 Steve Vogel

9. Veterans facilities found in compliance on endoscopy equipment procedures By Jean DerGurahian September 18, 2009 ModernHealthcare.com

10. "Newspapers: VA in Penn. botched cancer treatments" AP 6-21-2009

11. "Army's claims for survival rate in Iraq don't hold up Deaths in the past few years rival casualty statistics from Vietnam War" Robert Little March 29, 2009 Baltimore Sun - United States

12. "Panel Urges More Screening of Brain Injury in Troops" BENEDICT CAREY December 4, 2008

13. For Iraq Veterans, Headaches Continue After Traumatic Brain Injury ScienceDaily (Feb. 24, 2009) Science Daily (press release) - USA

14. "VA Benefits System for PTSD Victims Is Criticized", Shankar Vedantam Washington Post Staff Writer Wednesday, May 9, 2007; Page A03

15 Market watch (Wall Street Journal) "Veterans Day Highlights Need for Military Mental Health Care" Nov. 10, 2008

16. Magellan Expands Knowledge on Virtual Reality Therapy for Treatment of Veterans with Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Nov. 12, 2008 (market watch) Wall street Journal

17. "Growing Problem For Veterans: Domestic Violence" Science Daily (Nov. 7, 2008

18. http://www1.va.gov/homeless/

19. Homeless female veterans find few options to get help VA's shelters don't always take in women, so a housing program is being initiated JAMES HANNAH Associated Press Nov. 8, 2008

20. US military sex attack reports up 18 March 2009 BBC News - UK

21. Alcohol abuse by GIs soars since '03 By Gregg Zoroya, USA TODAY 6-19-2009

22. VA says suicide rate for vets jumped 26% from 2005-2007 Jan 11, 2010 USA Today

23. Officials: Army suicides at 3-decade high PAULINE JELINEK 1-29-2009 AP

24. Army's record suicide rate 'horrible,' general says By Ann Scott Tyson Washington Post Nov 17, 2009

25. "Medical scandal goes beyond Walter Reed; Stories tell of poor care in many places and for a long time." (NEWS)(Editorial) Star Tribune (Minneapolis, MN) March 6, 2007

26. "Family settles with US in Marine suicide" Jonathan Saltzman January 16, 2009 Boston Globe

27. Magellan Expands Knowledge on Virtual Reality Therapy for Treatment of Veterans with Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Nov. 12, 2008 (market watch) Wall street Journal

28. "Some war veterans tapping into Chinese healing" Associated Press - November 30, 2008

29. Air Force to train combat docs to use acupuncture KAMALA LANE 1-30-2009 AP

30. Ecstasy treatment draws rave reviews March 7, 2009 6 CNET News - San Francisco,CA,USA

31. Morphine found to help stave off PTSD in wounded troops By David Brown Thursday, January 14, 2010 Washington Post

32. "Congress, Bush Spar on Vet Benefits", Oct 17, 2002, JIM ABRAMS, Associated Press Writer

33. "Congress, Bush Spar on Vet Benefits," Oct 17, 2002, JIM ABRAMS,Associated Press Writer

34. "COLUMN: From support to disgust;" Jeff Millman University Wire 01-31-2003

35. "Veto Over VA Benefits Faces Override" AP Online October 7, 2002 KEN GUGGENHEIM, Associate Press Writer

36. "VETERANS GROUP OUTRAGED OVER BUDGET CUTS;" US Newswire 03-12-2003

37. "Congress, Bush Spar on Vet Benefits," Oct 17, 2002, JIM ABRAMS, Associated Press Writer

38. Congress, Bush Spar on Vet Benefits, Oct 17, 2002, JIM ABRAMS, Associated Press Writer

39. "Democratic senators vow to override veto of bill strengthening veterans benefits." Oct 7 2002, KEN GUGGENHEIM

40. "Democratic senators vow to override veto of bill strengthening veterans benefits." Oct 7 2002, KEN GUGGENHEIM

41. "Byrd blames Bush for leaving disabled vets out of bill, Charleston Gazette 11-14-2002"

42. "At long last, sir, have you left no sense of decency?" Joseph L. Galloway Mcclatchy Newspapers 01/09/2009 Salt Lake Tribune - United States

43. "New battle for injured vets: benefits" By David Zucchino November 27, 2008 Boston Globe - United States

44. Audit: More bad accounting in veterans health care HOPE YEN AP 1-23-2009

45. "VA Strains to Meet the Needs of our Veterans , February 05, 2009" Jo Hartley, citizen journalist Natural News.com - Phoenix,AZ,USA

46. New G.I. Bill Is Too Late For Some Free Internet Press 10-21-2008

47."VA will not use contractor for new GI Bill" Rick Maze Wednesday Oct 15, 2008, Navy times

48. Obama pledges more help for veterans March 16, 2009 CNN

49. PRESIDENT OBAMA PLEDGES SUPPORT FOR TROOPS, VETERANS US Fed News Service, Including US State News August 18, 2009