With the government shutdown a lot of veterans have been wondering whether or not the V.A. Clinic would be affected. James Johnson has more, James.
According to reps the clinic is up and running and vets have nothing to worry about.
With the government shutdown and the furloughs that have been taking place should veterans be worried about recieving services from the V.A. Clinic.
01:54:24:24 "the clinic is fully open and were seeing our appointments on schedule.
According to V.A. reps the government shutdown will not affect the V.A. Clinic in anyway. The clinic is funded til 2014 so services will continue as usually. Vets I spoke with say they're happy to hear the news.
02:04:07:04 "i was worried at first, but we got notification.
The clinic has recieved an increase in calls after the government shutdown. A vet I spoke with says the way things are going he's recieved his check on time so far, but is more concerned with recieving his social security check next month.
02:08:31:26 "i recieved my check this month but im worried about next month.
01:55:40:07 "the veterans are concerned but we assure them it wont affect them.
The new V.A. Clinic is alot larger then the old one and they provide even more services then before. The clinic is open it's regularly scheduled hours for veterans needing services. For KGNS I’m James Johnson.