Senior officials in charge of benefit claims will be paying a personal price for the huge backlog. The VA announced Monday that bonuses will be blocked for those officials, and the money used to help reduce the backlog, The Associated Press reports.
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Brig. Gen. Lewis Boone wrote a letter to USA Today challenging the paper's report that the Army is unhappy with the pace of VA's processing of disability claims, saying "the partnership between the VA and Army is improving the disability evaluation process."