President Donald Trump’s pick to lead the Department of Veterans Affairs, Admiral Ronny Jackson, is confident he has the ability to lead the nation's second-largest agency, which has more than 300,000 employees and 1,200 medical facilities.
After being fired on Wednesday, David Shulkin decided to go to liberal media outlets to blame his termination as VA secretary on his opposition to VA privatization reform.
Trump said Wednesday afternoon that Ronny Jackson, a rear admiral in the U.S. Navy who has served as a White House physician for more than a decade, is his new pick to lead the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.
President Donald Trump is planning to push out Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin, three administration officials told The Associated Press on Sunday. One of the officials rated Shulkin’s chances of being pushed out in the next day or two at “50-50.” “He did say that he’s expecting to make one or two major changes,” said … Continue reading AP: Trump Will Push Shulkin Out Of His Administration
World War II veteran Edward Mims was recently honored and awarded a Purple Heart for the wounds he sustained in World War II.