It would allow vets with “other-than-honorable” discharges to receive mental health treatment from the Department of Veterans Affairs.
An Army review, prompted by a NPR-CPR investigation, concluded that commanders did nothing wrong — but experts dispute that.
Neither of Colorado's senators joined the call, which comes in the wake of an NPR-CPR investigation.
Frank Costabile was broke, paranoid and suicidal after the Army forced him out. He found treatment without the Army's help. And he's not alone.
Twelve U.S. senators are asking the Army's top watchdog to launch an investigation into why the Army kicked out more than 22,000 soldiers for misconduct since 2009.
A secret tape leads to an investigation and questions about the treatment of troops at Fort Carson.