Alexander Statement on Reports That Tennessee Veterans Made Ill by VA Medical Errors

Posted on April 7, 2009

U.S. Senator Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) released the following statement today regarding reports that Tennessee veterans may have been sickened by Veterans Affairs (VA) medical errors: "If these first reports are accurate, this is a truly outrageous mistake jeopardizing the health of a large number of veterans. We need to know promptly what happened, why, and what can be done now for those who may be affected.”