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Washington DC – Congressman Brad Sherman (D-Sherman Oaks) received the Award of Excellence from the Republic of Vietnam War Veterans Association of the San Fernando Valley. Sherman received the award in recognition of outstanding service to the Vietnamese community and the American and South Vietnamese soldiers who fought in the Vietnam War.
Improving Veteran Healthcare
By Congressman Brad Sherman
Rep. Brad Sherman’s survey finds most veterans satisfied with VA
By Rick Orlov, Los Angeles Daily News
Despite problems across the county for veterans, Rep. Brad Sherman, D-Sherman Oaks, released a survey on Thursday showing that 71 percent of San Fernando Valley veterans reported receiving timely and adequate health care.
The survey also found that 64 percent were satisfied with the time it took to get disability benefits, vocational rehabilitation, education and training.
Washington DC – A new survey released by Congressman Brad Sherman (D-Sherman Oaks) shows that veterans living in the San Fernando Valley area reported moderate satisfaction with their healthcare and benefits when seeking care at local VA facilities. The survey, which included nearly 150 local Valley veterans, found that 71% of respondents reported receiving timely and adequate healthcare.