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Candid Veterans Affairs nominee faces big challenges to fix entrenched bureaucracy

WASHINGTON - When a 51-year-old veteran drove to a Veterans Affairs clinic in New Jersey in March last year, doused himself in gasoline and...

Brown won’t get VA post – The Boston Globe

Former Massachusetts senator Scott Brown will not be the new head of the Department of Veterans Affairs after all.President-elect Donald Trump announced at his...

Trump chooses VA undersecretary David Shulkin to head agency

President-elect Donald Trump announced Wednesday he'd selected David Shulkin, a Veterans Affairs Department undersecretary appointed by President Obama, to lead the agency. Shulkin, a...

Combative Trump concedes Russia’s role in election hacking

NEW YORK (AP) - In a combative and freewheeling news conference, President-elect Donald Trump said for the first time Wednesday that he accepts Russia...

Trump Selects Current VA Official David Shulkin As His VA Secretary

GOP President-elect Donald Trump has selected current Department of Veterans Affairs official David Shulkin to serve as head of the agency.In his first press...

What went down at Trump’s 77-minute news conference

Here's how it unfolded, minute-by-minute. All times eastern: 10:59 a.m.: Two-minute warning given for beginning of news conference.11:13 a.m.: Incoming White House press secretary...

Trump picks David Shulkin to lead Department of Veterans Affairs

(CNN) -- President-elect Donald Trump has tapped David Shulkin to head the Department of Veterans Affairs, he announced Wednesday."I appointed today the head secretary...

First Take: Amid explosive controversy, Trump goes on offense

In the face of exploding controversy, Donald Trump went on offense.In his first news conference as president-elect, on the morning after reports of unsubstantiated...

Trump names David Shulkin, current Obama appointee, to head the VA

Donald Trump announced Wednesday that he would name David Shulkin to head the Department of Veterans Affairs. "And by the way, speaking...

Trump announces pick to lead Veteran Affairs

President-elect Donald Trump calls on a reporter during a press conference. (Timothy A. Clary/Getty Images) NEW YORK - Under Secretary of Health for the...