Veteran


Trump Picks Robert Wilkie to Head VA

Acting Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert Wilkie is President Donald Trump’s pick to permanently lead the beleaguered department. Wilkie is a former Pentagon undersecretary for personnel and readiness. He’s led the…

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Ronny Jackson Withdraws From Consideration for VA Chief

Ronny Jackson, President Donald Trump’s pick to lead Veterans Affairs, withdrew Thursday in the wake of late-surfacing allegations about overprescribing drugs and poor leadership while serving as a top White…

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Trump Says VA Pick Will Soon Decide Whether to Withdraw

President Donald Trump said Tuesday, that his choice to lead Veterans Affairs would soon make a decision on whether to withdraw after the emergence of late-surfacing allegations about inappropriate behavior…

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Trump Orders More Mental Health Care Options for Veterans

President Donald Trump’s administration is aiming to curb the number of veteran suicides by improving mental health treatment for the high-risk group. Trump signed an executive order Tuesday directing the…

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A Veteran’s Dark Lifetime Gift

Thank you for your service. Veterans are grateful for these words. But for the combat veteran, there is an unspoken, inaudible phrase that follows: And for your continuing sacrifice. The…

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Trump Signs Bill to Reform VA Department

President Donald Trump fashions himself as a fighter on behalf of America’s veterans – so much so that he mimed firing his Veterans Affairs secretary should he fail to successfully…

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