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Suicide Among Justice-Involved Veterans: Understanding Risk and Meeting Needs

Jun 19, 2024

Introduction Veterans are 57.3% more likely to die by suicide than non-veterans, with estimates ranging from 17 to 24 veterans dying by suicide in the U.S. each day.1 Research also suggests…

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New Ellis County Veterans Treatment Court utilizes Employment Services

Jun 19, 2024

By Ron Abrams and Dannty Wyatt Published on June 11, 2024 Ellis County just started its Veterans Treatment Court (VTC) this May. The program is designed to provide Justice Involved…

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Claims smooths processes to better assist veterans and those serving them

Jun 19, 2024

By Mike Jaeger Published on June 11, 2024 By standardizing operations and reducing the wait time for authorization to access VA data, the TVC Claims Department is improving its efficiency…

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Hawaiian midwifery on trial: What’s at stake in this defining moment for indigenous rights and women’s health

Jun 19, 2024

By Annabel Rocha Published on June 12, 2024 Today hearings begin in Kahoʻohanohano v. State of Hawaiʻi, a lawsuit challenging restrictions placed on the type of licensure midwives in Hawai’i need…

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Mayor Bass signs Equal Rights Amendment petition alongside Women’s Rights Champions

Jun 19, 2024

Published on May 15, 2024 LOS ANGELES – Los Angeles Mayor Karen Bass today became the first Big City Mayor of California to sign the national petition in support of the…

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During testimony, Cortez Masto urges colleagues to protect women’s right to travel for essential health care

Jun 19, 2024

Published on June 12, 2024 Washington, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senator Catherine Cortez Masto (D-Nev.) called out anti-choice attempts to block women from traveling across state lines to access critical care.…

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Kamala Harris and ‘Abbott Elementary’ Star Lisa Ann Walter Partner on National Call for Abortion Rights | Exclusive

Jun 19, 2024

Thursday’s virtual event will rally reproductive freedom support ahead of the second anniversary of Roe v. Wade being overturned By Tess Patton Published on June 13, 2024 Vice President Kamala…

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Senate Republicans block bill on women’s right to IVF as Democrats make push on reproductive care

Jun 19, 2024

By Stephen Groves On June 13, 2024 WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Republicans blocked legislation that would make it a right nationwide for women to access in vitro fertilization and other fertility treatments…

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Four Tops Singer Sues Michigan Hospital for Racial Discrimination, Says They didn’t Believe his Identity

Jun 18, 2024

By Sara Powers June 12, 2024  The lead singer of Motown’s legendary Four Tops has sued a Michigan hospital for racial discrimination, claiming that he was treated like he was mentally…

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