Suzanne Gor­don is a CWA/​NewsGuild mem­ber and author of The Bat­tle for Vet­er­ans’ Health­care: Dis­patch­es from the Front Lines of Pol­i­cy Mak­ing and Patient Care. Ian Hoff­mann is a leg­isla­tive and polit­i­cal orga­niz­er with AFGE, based in north­ern Cal­i­for­nia. For more on the fight against VHA pri­va­ti­za­tion, see ffvhc​.org.
Why Labor Is Fighting to Save Veterans’ Healthcare