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Aaron Glantz

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Aaron Glantz covers veterans and domestic military issues for the Center for Investigative Reporting. Glantz has spent more than 10 years covering the Iraq War and the treatment veterans receive when they come home. He is author of three books on the war, most recently "The War Comes Home: Washington's Battle Against America's Veterans" (University of California Press). He is a third-generation San Franciscan.

Recent Spotlight Articles

Number of veterans who die waiting for benefits claims skyrockets
Long wait times are contributing to tens of thousands of veterans being approved for disability benefits and pensions only after they die.
For disabled veterans awaiting benefits decisions, location matters
Veterans waiting for decisions on disability claims wait longer than the VA has acknowledged, especially in larger urban areas. Solutions tried in four locations have not helped so far, as the backlog continues to grow.
State program for struggling homeowners has helped few
As banks resist, a $2 billion mortgage relief program has distributed just 5 percent of its fund in more than two years.
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