Contact Us
Make My Homepage
Videos

Videos

OPINION| Thomas: Big Problems At V.A. Hospitals

Subscribe to WBSM-AM/AM 1420 on

As you ponder the future of healthcare, please consider how some military members are treated at V.A. medical centers. A long time V.A. worker tells me the conditions are deplorable. Sean Higgins is a known whistle blower. He claims the whistle blower legislation is a reaction to what he’s done in blowing the lid off some stomach turning scandals at V.A. centers that will make your skin crawl. His name is frequently mentioned in whistle blower stories.

Full disclosure: Sean Higgins is my cousin. He’s related these stories and other regarding the V.A. to me for years. Higgins says it doesn’t matter who is president, what’s happening inside the Memphis V.A. Medical Center permeates throughout the system, something you may want to contemplate when considering government run, single payer healthcare.

Editor’s Note:   Brian Thomas is the host of Brian’s Beat on 1420 WBSM New Bedford.  He can be heard weekdays from 10am-Noon and Saturdays from 6am-9am.  The opinions expressed in this commentary are solely those of the author.


It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://wbsm.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for 1420 Club quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive 1420 Club contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.