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Steele: VA Is Encouraging Vets To Commit Suicide


However, a fact sheet released by the White House says it was pulled for revision in 2007, when a panel found it "to be too negative in tone and not sufficiently sensitive to the perspectives of veterans with pro-life perspectives and veterans living with life-long disabling conditions."

The administration went into pushback mode this morning, releasing the fact sheet and a timeline of the booklet to some reporters, including Greg Sargent.

Fox News has been especially persistent in following the meme, grilling VA undersecretary Tammy Duckworth about it on Sunday and discussing it on Monday with National Review Online editor Jonah Goldberg. Goldberg compared to pamphlet with Nazi eugenics.