Witnesses are sworn-in before testifying to the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs hearing to review the Veterans Benefits Administrations progress in ending its disability compensation claims ... more 
Witnesses are sworn-in before testifying to the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs hearing to review the Veterans Benefits Administrations progress in ending its disability compensation claims backlog by 2015, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Monday, July 14, 2014. From left; Brent Arronte, director, San Diego Benefits Inspection Division, Department of Veterans Affairs, Linda Halliday, assistant inspector general for Audits and Evaluations, Department of Veterans Affairs, Allison Hickey, undersecretary for benefits, Department of Veterans Affairs, Thomas Murphy, director, compensation service, Department of Veterans Affairs, Diana Rubens, director, Philadelphia Regional Office, Department of Veterans Affairs, and Daniel Bertoni, director, Education, Workforce, and Income Security, U.S. Accountability Office. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Cliff Owen
Mon, Jul 14, 2014 11:03 PM EDT