Kansas Legislators Grill Veterans Agency

By: Associated Press Email
By: Associated Press Email

Stay up-to-date with KAKE News:

Legislators have asked the head of the Kansas Commission on Veterans Affairs to improve relationships with veterans groups.

The instructions Tuesday stem from an audit of the commission's activities, which noted that relations between the agency and other veterans organizations were strained.

Legislators asked that copies of the audit be sent to their budget and veterans affairs committees and encouraged them to ask more questions of the commission during the 2009 session.

Commission Executive Director George Webb said relations have been tense for several years over concerns about an employment agreement for staff that assisted veterans with filing benefit claims.

Webb said the commission would seek to improve relations.


Comments are posted from viewers like you and do not always reflect the views of this station.
powered by Disqus
KAKE TV 1500 N. West Street Wichita, KS 67203-1323 (316) 943-4221
Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 27450229 - kake.com/a?a=27450229
Gray Television, Inc.