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C&P for appeal > 6 months ago

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I had filed a NOD for CAD, High blood pressure and insomnia over a year ago. I had a C&P for the CAD & High blood pressure in February. The C&P office notes stated that as likely as not that both were service connected. Then nothing for going on 8 months. My local VA rep said he can only see the status he can't see who is working on the claim. How long is typical ? I didn't know if I should ask my congresswomen to help me find out whats going on or will that just set me back? - Steve

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It may take you to ask your congresswoman to find out whats going on???

check your e benefits and see if anything is in there?

call 1-800 Ask.

Call your R.O. Ask.

Your Vet Rep  should have been on top of this before now  8 months after a C& P and you still have not heard anything?

That's to long...get on that phone and start calling people.

jmo

.....................Buck

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Thanks for confirming what I had thought already. I have talked to vet rep on several occasions about what has been taking so long. He keeps telling me that he doesn't know who is working on my case it since they don't have to been done locally anymore. Looks like I need to contact my congresswoman.

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