Report: Vets Facing 50% Longer Wait Times for Health Care AFTER VA Scandal

It appears that the embattled Department of Veterans Affairs has new troubles.

The number of veterans on waiting lists for health care is now 50 percent higher than it was at the height of last year's VA scandal, according to a New York Times report.

Rich Edson explained on "Happening Now" that the government promised to fix long wait times and shoddy record-keeping at the agency, but this new report reveals that the number of veterans who had to wait a month or longer for health care is actually up 50 percent from one year ago.

"The report also claims the VA is trying to work through a $3 billion budget shortfall," Edson said. "Much of the increase in wait times is the result, they say, of greater demand from veterans for health care