Veterans Affairs secretary vows not to privatize agency

Congress must approve any new leases for VA facilities and the agency often is reluctant to send veterans to private clinics. but Senate Democrats have not indicated whether they will allow a vote.

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WASHINGTON (AP) – US president donald trump fired Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin on Wednesday. according to a person familiar with the president’s thinking but not authorized to discuss.

WASHINGTON – Robert Wilkie, President Donald Trump’s nominee to run the Department of Veterans Affairs. Sanders’s vote was not a reflection on Wilkie personally but as a result of his concern that.

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"From the hundreds of cases my office has resolved and the private meetings. for a number of veterans. The VA did not respond Monday to a request for comment on Inhofe’s action. In January,

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The new secretary of veterans affairs pledged to the American Legion on Wednesday that he won’t privatize his agency’s health care services even as it increases options for veterans.

WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump’s pick to be Veterans Affairs secretary is promising not to privatize the agency, a key Democratic senator said Tuesday, taking a stance on a politically charged.

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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The new secretary of veterans affairs pledged to the American Legion on Wednesday that he won’t privatize his agency’s health care services even as it increases options for.

The new secretary of veterans affairs pledged to the American Legion on Wednesday that he won’t privatize his agency’s health care services even as it increases options for veterans to seek care.

Sanders’s vote was not a reflection on Wilkie personally but as a result of his concern that the Trump administration plans to privatize veterans. served as acting VA secretary. He said he would.

David Shulkin got fired Wednesday from his job as secretary of veterans affairs. He’s out this. that veterans are best served by a dedicated agency and the idea that it ought to be a proving ground.