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Mary Kay Dieterich, the daughter of the late Eugene Forti, a WW2 veteran who died at the Ambrosio Guillen Texas State Vetera…
Coronavirus in Texas

Texas veterans homes overseen by George P. Bush were often the deadliest places to be during COVID-19 pandemic

Seven of the state’s nine veterans homes had a fatality rate of 25% or more, far higher than the statewide average of 11% for nursing homes. Bush has vowed to not renew the operators’ contracts.


Findings


 

The Texas State Veterans Home is located in Floresville and is administered by the Veterans Land Board. Land Commissioner Ge…

“Who’s in charge?”

The Frank Tejeda Texas State Veterans Home is located in Floresville. It is administered by the Veterans Land Board. Land Co…

Like “pulling teeth”

The Frank Tejeda Texas State Veterans Home in Floresville.

“It makes me furious”

Cecelia “Cissy” Gonzalez-Dipple is the mayor of Floresville, where the Frank Tejeda Texas State Veterans Home is located. Th…
Mary Kay Dieterich, the daughter of the late Eugene Forti, a WW2 veteran who died at the Ambrosio Guillen Texas State Vetera…

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