U.S. Department of Veterans' Affairs (VA) Assistant Deputy Undersecretary for Health and Clinical Operations Thomas Lynch (L) and VA Assistant Secretary for Congressional and Legislative Affairs Joan ... more 
U.S. Department of Veterans' Affairs (VA) Assistant Deputy Undersecretary for Health and Clinical Operations Thomas Lynch (L) and VA Assistant Secretary for Congressional and Legislative Affairs Joan Mooney take their seats to testify before a House VA Committee hearing on the Phoenix VA Health Care System wait list, on Capitol Hill in Washington May 28, 2014. The VA department's inspector general on Wednesday confirmed allegations that staff at VA medical facilities in Phoenix, Arizona, used scheduling methods that covered up months-long wait times for healthcare appointments for veterans. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS MILITARY HEALTH) less 
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Wed, May 28, 2014 7:50 PM EDT