Sean in the Media (more to come)

  1. Embattled Managers at Veterans Affairs Received Almost $700k in Bonuses Last Year-OTTAWA CITIZEN-May 25, 2012
  2. Judge ‘Unreservedly Rejects’ Clawbacks of Disability Benefits for Veterans-THE GLOBE AND MAIL/THE CANADIAN PRESS-May 01, 2012
  3. There’s No Accountability at Veterans Affairs Canada-THE HILL TIMES-February 27, 2012
  4. Vets Department and Board Struggled for Years to Contain Privacy Leaks-THE CANADIAN PRESS/WINNIPEG FREE PRESS-February 16, 2012
  5. Hats off to Bruyea for thoughtful column-THE HILL TIMES-February 13, 2012
  6. So much wrong with Veterans Board-THE HILL TIMES-February 13, 2012.
  7. Red tape and indignity of our veterans need to be cleaned up, says Gray-THE HILL TIMES-February 13, 2012.
  8. Bruyea makes a sound case: VAC and VRAB are broken-THE HILL TIMES-February 13, 2012.
  9. There’s a high level of distrust, disdain among veterans of Veterans Review and Appeal Board-THE HILL TIMES-February 13, 2012
  10. Vets board member says privacy raided after he sides too often with veterans-CANADIAN PRESS-February 12, 2012.
  11. Innovation key to reforming Veterans Affairs Canada-THE HILL TIMES-August 22, 2011
  12. Accessible Government – Now is the Time-(Canadian Journalists for Free Expression)-CNW-May 9, 2011.
  13. Why Good Organizations Do Bad Things to Good People (By David Hutton)-THE HILL TIMES-March 21, 2011.
  14. Public Sector Integrity Commissioner’s Office Fiasco Tells a Lot about Ottawa Works, and It Ain’t Pretty (By Ian Bron, Allan Cutler)-THE HILL TIMES-March 21, 2011.
  15. Ouimet to Testify Along with AG on AG’s Scathing Report (By Jessica Bruno)-THE HILL TIMES-March 14, 2011.
  16. ‘I Look Forward to an Intense Next Three Years,’ Says Stoddart (By Jessica Bruno)-THE HILL TIMES-January 17, 2011.
  17. Retreat Behind the Wire: Only Insiders Need Know (By Ken Rubin)-THE HILL TIMES-December 6 2010.
  18. Feds Should Table Legal Advice on Ouimet’s $500,000 Gag Order, Say Grits (By Jessica Bruno)-THE HILL TIMES-March 21, 2011.
  19. Time for a Public Inquiry into Feds’ Treatment of Injured Soldiers (By Perry Gray)-THE HILL TIMES-November 15, 2010.
  20. It’s Time Parliament Delivered ‘Ironclad’ Whistleblower Protection (By David Hutton, Allan Cutler, and Duff Conacher)-THE HILL TIMES-November 1, 2010.
  21. Bruyea’s Lawsuit Against Feds Could Be Settled Out of Court, Says Lawyer (By Tim Naumetz)-THE HILL TIMES-October 25, 2010
  22. Public Sector Integrity Office a Safe, Independent Agency for Whistleblowers, Says Minister Day (By Jessica Bruno)-THE HILL TIMES-October 25, 2010
  23. Why Was Privacy Breached at VAC? (By Jeff Rose-Martland)-THE HILL TIMES-October 18 2010
  24. We Need to Learn from Sean Bruyea (By Ian Bron)-THE HILL TIMES-October 18, 2010
  25. Note to VAC Officials: There Are Limits to Playing ‘Cover Your Ass’ Games (By Jack Granatstein)-THE HILL TIMES-October 18, 2010
  26. Dallaire Says Injured Vets Would Rather Continue in Army Injured than Deal with Bureaucrats-THE HILL TIMES-October 18, 2010
  27. Bruyea’s Fight Inspires Others (Editorial)-THE HILL TIMES-October 11, 2010
  28. Trust violated, where do veterans turn?-THE HILL TIMES-October 11, 2010
  29. Stoddart Concerned Other Departments Circulating Personal Files-THE HILL TIMES-October 11, 2010
  30. Our veterans deserve better (Editorial)-THE HILL TIMES-October 4, 2010
  31. Psych report of veterans critic inserted in minister’s briefing: documents-THE CANADIAN PRESS-September 21 2010
  32. Ottawa pledges additional $2-billion for wounded soldiers-THE NATIONAL POST-September 19, 2010
  33. Veterans feel betrayed by Harper-THE HILL TIMES-August 30, 2010
  34. Using soldiers as shields-YUKON NEWS-August 27, 2010
  35. Veterans Ombudsman Follow-up-CBC AS IT HAPPENS-August 18, 2010
  36. Help our heroes, say veterans-SUNMEDIA (Canoe.ca)-August 09, 2010
  37. Help our heroes, say veterans-WINNIPEG SUN-August 09, 2010
  38. PIPSC: best ideas come from shop floor-THE HILL TIMES-July 26, 2010
  39. 40 WAYS TO IMPROVE THE LIVES OF VETERANS; HOW TO HONOUR SACRIFICE WITH MORE THAN WORDS REPORT-OTTAWA CITIZEN&DAVID PUGLIESE’S DEFENCE WATCH-April 2, 2010
  40. Military needs to monitor post-combat suicides, panel told; Some people would ‘rather die,’ than admit they are suffering-THE OTTAWA CITIZEN-January 29, 2010
  41. Veterans charter needs overhaul; pension clawbacks should end, Liberals told-THE CANADIAN PRESS-January 28, 2010
  42. La Charte des anciens combattants est critiquée lors d’un forum à Ottawa-LA PRESSE CANADIENNE-January 28, 2010
  43. Disabled vets seeking to sue federal government-CTV NEWS-January 21, 2010
  44. Veterans fighting feds over disability deductions-(REGINA) LEADER POST-January 21, 2010
  45. CF surgeon general Jung: Canadian Forces system can deal with PTSD-THE HILL TIMES-January 18 2010
  46. Support network to treat ill soldiers with emphasis on post-traumatic stress-THE GLOBE AND MAIL(CANADIAN PRESS)-March 3, 2009
  47. Ottawa crée un réseau de huit centres de soutien aux militaires-LE DROIT-March 2, 2009
  48. Ombudsman Critical Of Progress With Stress Injuries-LEGION MAGAZINE-March 1, 2009
  49. Bruyea fights a good fight: vet-THE HILL TIMES-January 26, 2009
  50. Veterans Affairs too secretive, House should assess effectiveness: vet-THE HILL TIMES-January 19, 2009
  51. Canadian troops get better care overseas: report-CTV NEWS-August 13, 2008
  52. Standing up for veterans-THE HILL TIMES-March 31, 2008
  53. Bruyea’s column raises profile of new generation veterans’ soldier to civilian transformation process-THE HILL TIMES-March 24, 2008
  54. Sub Accident Victims Demand Compensation-THE (SCOTLAND) SUNDAY POST-March 23, 2008 (PDF File)
  55. Submariners falling ill-THE TELEGRAM(St. John’s)/CANADIAN PRESS-March 11, 2008
  56. Deductions to SISIP Canadian Forces members stinks: former sergeant-THE HILL TIMES-March 3, 2008
  57. Veterans Affairs´ spending is not top heavy, says Thompson-THE HILL TIMES-February 11, 2008
  58. Obvious facts missing from story, says Veterans Affairs Minister Thompson-THE HILL TIMES-January 28, 2008
  59. New ombudsman vows to ‘go to the wall’ for veterans-CBC NEWS-November 10, 2007
  60. Afghanistan veterans not getting needed mental health care, audit finds-THE OTTAWA CITIZEN-October 30, 2007
  61. Canadian Forces veterans fight against pension clawbacks, still waiting for government response-THE HILL TIMES-September 17, 2007
  62. Veterans Affairs not extending benefits to recent low-income veterans-THE HILL TIMES-September 3, 2007
  63. Disabled CF veterans proceed with class action suit against government-THE HILL TIMES-June 18, 2007
  64. Canadian Legion should stand up for all veterans-THE HILL TIMES-June 18, 2007
  65. New veterans not entitled to Canada’s federal government’s healthcare facilities-THE HILL TIMES-April 16, 2007
  66. Defence Minister O’Connor promises to resolve injured soldiers’ pension issue-THE HILL TIMES-April 2, 2007
  67. Vets’ group say soldiers deserve better benefits-CANADIAN PRESS-November 15, 2006
  68. Returning soldiers deserve better-THE OTTAWA CITIZEN-May 16, 2006
  69. In Canada, An Uproar Over Army Casualties-THE WASHINGTON POST-April 26, 2006
  70. Advocate attacks new veterans’ benefits plan-CTV NEWS-April 2, 2006
  71. Veterans group attacks benefits bill-THE TORONTO SUN-March 22, 2006
  72. Forces OKs Kuwaiti Gulf War Medals: Compromise Will See Canadians Receive Foreign Honour-THE OTTAWA CITIZEN-March 3, 2006 (A.3)
  73. Meant for Canadian Troops, Kuwaiti Medals Missing in Action-THE OTTAWA CITIZEN (CANWEST NEWS)-February 28, 2006
  74. Study discounts Gulf War cancer link-NATIONAL POST-November 4, 2005
  75. Ottawa expected to unveil $1B veterans package-CTV NEWS-April 6, 2005
  76. Gulf War Vets Finally Get Their Thanks -THE OTTAWA CITIZEN-March 1, 2005
  77. Group says Canada’s veterans need an ombudsman-CTV NEWS-November 10, 2004
  78. Let’s not forget young veterans-TORONTO STAR-November 10, 2004
  79. Gulf War vets want Nov. 11 recognition-CBC NEWS-November 11, 2002