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Staff at VA rebuked, fired for speaking up

Posted: June 16, 2014 at 3:33 a.m.

WASHINGTON -- Staff members at dozens of Department of Veterans Affairs hospitals across the country have objected for years to falsified patient appointment schedules and other improper practices, only to be rebuffed, disciplined or even fired after speaking up.

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