Yes Veteran’s Affairs is badly broken

“The VA in many respects exists for the army of VA employees (particularly the administrators), who as we have documented are often well paid and who enjoy virtually lifetime employment.”

(From Forbes)

A 2018 audit conducted by the agency’s inspector general unearthed significant amounts of waste, including at least $92 million in overpriced medical supplies. Investigators also found sensitive patient health data sitting in 1,300 unsecured boxes, among numerous other, “serious, persistent deficiencies.”