Disabled Veterans

WASHINGTON | Uptick in Social Security checks for 2019 as inflation rises

WASHINGTON  — Tens of millions of Social Security recipients and other retirees will get a 2.8 percent increase in benefits next year as inflation edges higher. For the average retired worker, it amounts to $39 a month. After a period of low inflation, the increase for 2019 is the highest in 7 years. The cost-of-living … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Uptick in Social Security checks for 2019 as inflation rises

WASHINGTON News: School Owner, Michelle Stevens Pleads Guilty to Bribing Public Official at VA Program for Disabled Military Veterans

WASHINGTON – The owner of Eelon Training Academy (“Eelon”), a privately owned, non-accredited school purporting to specialize in digital media courses, pleaded guilty today to bribing a public official at the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) in exchange for the public official’s facilitation of payments to Eelon that were supposed to be dedicated to … Continue reading WASHINGTON News: School Owner, Michelle Stevens Pleads Guilty to Bribing Public Official at VA Program for Disabled Military Veterans