This month alone, at least three veterans have committed suicide at Veterans Affairs facilities.
According to AMVETS, the deaths appear to be in protest of a system they say is failing to properly treat veterans. The group is now calling for a multi-agency investigation into the ongoing veteran suicide crisis.
While the VA struggles, lawmakers continue searching for ways to give veterans a reason to live, including new alternative options such as “agro-therapy.”
Brie Jackson has more.