Tim Tetz and Paul Rieckhoff on the military and VA backlog that is keeping soldiers in limbo, saying it is an 'atrocity'.
"The average veteran is waiting six months for a disability claim to go through. If you appeal, it resets to two years. So the system is broken," said Rieckhoff.
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