Annual Budget Submission (FY 2014):
The President’s vision for the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) is to transform VA into a 21st Century organization that is Veteran-centric, results-driven, and forward-looking. VA has established management systems that ensure accountability, maximize efficiency and effectiveness, and eliminate waste while improving the delivery of high quality and timely benefits and services to Veterans.
VA’s budget request for 2014 provides the resources critical to achieving the President’s vision and will help ensure that Veterans-our clients-receive timely access to the highest quality benefits and services we can provide and which they earned through their sacrifice and service to our Nation.
The VA 2014 Budget request for 2014 is $152.7 billion. This includes $66.5 billion in discretionary resources and $86.1 billion in mandatory funding. Our discretionary budget request represents an increase of $2.7 billion, or 4.3 percent, over the 2013 enacted level.
Current Fiscal Year Budget Submission:
VA’s budget is detailed in five volumes:
2012 Performance and Accountability Report:
The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Performance and Accountability Report (PAR) provides results on VA’s progress towards providing America’s Veterans with the best in benefits and health care.
The PAR contains performance targets and results achieved for FY 2012. It is VA’s report card and communicates to the American people how well VA has done.