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"Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is correct, the VA is not broken, it is doing great. But that is only because of the Trump Administration," he wrote.
White House appointee reportedly told VA’s diversity chief not to condemn white supremacy after the deadly Charlottesville riots
Emails reviewed show an official was asked to remove "incendiary" language condemning "white supremacy, neo-Nazis, and the Ku Klux Klan."
The FDA is taking steps to reduce testing on dogs while the VA doubles down on its harmful experiments
The VA sparked outrage by veterans and animal rights activists, who have increased pressure on the agency to stop harmful tests on dogs.
The VA has been performing surgeries on dogs since the 1960s, a practice that has come under fire from animal rights activists.
43 years after the Vietnam war, many Navy veterans are still battling for benefits for potential Agent Orange exposure
A bill is making its way through Congress that would extend VA benefits to veterans who were stationed in ships off the Vietnamese coast. Early this month, VA Secretary Robert Wilkie sent a letter to the Senate asking to stop the bill, saying its provisions are based on sympathy instead of science.
The VA hospital in DC was reportedly using rusty surgical tools and water full of bacteria, and employees say the ‘critical’ situation is ...
Persistent and serious problems that reportedly put patients in danger at the Veterans Affairs hospital in Washington, DC have employees pleading with the new VA secretary for assistance.
Ronny Jackson, Trump’s pick to run the Veterans Affairs Department, withdraws his bid over mounting misconduct allegations
Jackson has served as the White House physician for the past three presidential administrations. President Donald Trump nominated him to run the VA in March.
New allegations emerged Wednesday afternoon about the conduct of Rear Adm. Ronny Jackson, the White House physician nominated to be the next secretary of veterans affairs, including that he "wrecked a government vehicle" while intoxicated at a Secret Service event.
Trump’s VA nominee accused of banging on hotel-room door of female employee while intoxicated during official trip
One source cited by CNN said Ronny Jackson caused such a scene that the Secret Service intervened out of concern that he might wake up President Barack Obama during the 2015 trip.
President Donald Trump suggested on Tuesday that his nominee for secretary of veterans affairs would withdraw from the Senate confirmation process amid misconduct allegations.