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I filed my NOD four years ago, next month. Still waiting for a decision from the DRO.

I am wondering how long other Veterans here, have been waiting for an answer on their RO Appeal.

 

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Which type of DRO Appeal Route did you specify when filing your NOD, a DRO Review (2+- yrs), DRO Hearing (3++ years); or you didn't specify and the NOD automatically became a DRO Review? When did you supply the VA mandated New & Material Evidence?                                          If you don't have a POA-VSO, get one yesterday. Your POA-VSO Rep can access your RO Claims Status online as well as access your C-File, to see exactly what's going on.

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