VA Backlog Means Thousands Of Veterans Owed Money In NC


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By Faith Abubey

Roughly 7,400 veterans who use the Kernersville, Charlotte and Salisbury Veterans Affairs health care and medical centers are waiting on travel reimbursements, some of which were supposed to have been processed back in July.

UPDATE: As of November 1st, the Salisbury VA offices now say they have begun processing travel vouchers for October. The vouchers will be processed in sequential date order.

The backlog is affecting veterans like Lee, who is reluctant to use his full name because he fears there might be backlash against him for speaking out about the delays.

“I don’t know what kind of adverse action might be taken against me,” the Air Force veteran said. “[The VA employees] have a good job. They’re not rushing. They don’t really care.”

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