Politics Feb 14

Secretary of Veterans Affairs David Shulkin speaks to reporters at a White House press briefing on June 5, 2017. Photo by Jonathan Ernst/Reuters
Watchdog’s report faults VA chief over Europe trip expenses

WASHINGTON — Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin improperly accepted Wimbledon tennis tickets and his staff lied that he was getting an award in order to justify his wife accompanying him at taxpayer expense on an 11-day European trip that mixed…

Nation Jun 24

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Will a new law hold the VA more accountable?

President Trump signed a bipartisan-backed law yesterday aimed at improving the Veterans Administration, which has been criticized for its quality of care. The law creates a new VA accountability office and makes it easier for the VA to fire employees.