Politics & Government

December 28, 2007

VA data belie boast about Montana region's mental treatment

Internal documents that McClatchy obtained show that, far from being a national leader, the Rocky Mountain region is in the bottom half of the nation's 21 regions in the VA's own scorecard of performance, which takes into account whether veterans are getting regular mental-health treatment and how efficiently the region is spending its money and using its resources.

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