VA Regional Office Accountability Act

Legislation to speed benefits for vets
News Queens Courier Staff 5/27/2013 at 12:26PM

Congressmember Grace Meng has introduced legislation to eliminate the massive backlog of disability claims that forces veterans in Queens to wait an average of nearly 500 days for their benefits, one of the longest wait times in the entire country. “Forcing disabled veterans to wait such long periods of time to receive the vital benefits [...]