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ID:

304

Date:

2008-04-15

Headline:

Investigators Review VA Credit Charges

Reporter's name:

Hope Yen

Delay/denial:

No

Lawsuit:

No

Fees:

No

Media outlet:

Napa Valley Register

City:

Washington, DC

Summary:

The Associated Press, through a Freedom of Information request, obtained the VA list of 3.1 million purchases made in the 2007 budget year. The list offers a detailed look into the everyday spending at the government's second largest department.

Keywords:

Veterans Affairs, Freedom of Information, FOIA, Associated Press, spending, purchases, abuse, government department, budget, casino, Sharper Image, money, credit card, charges

URL:

http://www.napavalleyregister.com/articles/2008/04/06/ap/headlines/d8vsjp1o0.txt


Agencies:

GAO
VA

States:

DC
US

Categories:

federal budget
general government
military
veteran


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