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Home News V.A. Plans to Fire Its D.C. Medical Director — Again

V.A. Plans to Fire Its D.C. Medical Director — Again

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The department’s secretary intends to use the authority given to him in a new law that makes it easier to fire deficient employees.





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A veteran’s family must request a United States flag.

A flag is provided at no cost to drape the casket or accompany the urn of a deceased veteran. Generally, the flag is given to the next of kin. Only one flag may be provided per veteran. Upon the request of the family, an “Application for United States Flag for Burial Purposes” (VA Form 21-2008) must be submitted along with a copy of the veteran’s discharge papers. Flags may be obtained from VA regional offices and most U.S. Post Offices.