Latest "women-veterans" stories
IAVA names female vet as top leader for the first time
Allison Jaslow previously served in multiple leadership roles for the group.
VA stands by abortion policy after legal threats from state leaders
Republican state attorneys general vow to take the department to court over its decision to provide abortion access.
After election wins, the number of vets in Congress is going up
At least 92 veterans will be part of the 118th Congress next year.
More vets are running for Congress now than any election since 2012
There are 183 veterans running for House seats and 12 more running in Senate contests.
Proposal aims to change how VA handles women’s cancer care
Rep. Sylvia Garcia, who serves on the House Armed Services Committee, hopes the pilot program will help female veterans get better access to cancer care.
By Allison P. Erickson, The Texas Tribune