One bill requires a third-party evaluation of suicide prevention programs within the Department of Defense and the Department of Veterans Affairs.
PTSD has affected 300,000 veterans from Iraq and Afghanistan and has led to a spike in suicides.
A union leader accused the Roudebush VA Medical Center of changing wait times, which is why the hospital was marked for 'further review' after an initial audit.
The Indianapolis Veterans Affairs hospital has been tagged for further review after a national audit, but some veterans say it provides quality care.
An internal Veterans Affairs audit released today found wait times for new patient primary care appointments at the Roudebush VA Medical Center to be 54 days.
Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki resigned today, but Indiana representatives say they don't think that will fix the department's problems.
The American Legion, among other groups, has called for Eric Shinseki's resignation among allegations of mishandled wait times at VA facilities.
Indiana Senators Coats and Donnelly are calling for VA Secretary Shinseki to release information about Indiana VA operations.
The head of the Indianapolis-based American Legion alleges a lack of leadership from three VA officials led to dozens of preventable deaths.
Bloomington hosted its third annual “Stand Down” Thursday for veterans within the community and surrounding areas.