Obama To Sign VA Reform Bill Today

By CNN

Published 08/07 2014 08:39AM

Updated 08/07 2014 08:41AM

Lawmakers have issued a subpoena to find out who ordered a backup list of patients needing care destroyed.
Lawmakers have issued a subpoena to find out who ordered a backup list of patients needing care destroyed.
President Obama is expected to sign the bill that would completely re-vamp the VA.

Congress passed the bill after reports of poor care for veterans and long wait lines.

The legislations would provide many things including new facilities and increased staffing.

Another program that would also allow some patients to seek treatment outside the VA system.

CNN first broke the story about some patients in Arizona who died while waiting for crucial treatment.

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