House Republicans berated the Department of Veterans Affairs on Thursday for allowing hundreds of employees to devote all their taxpayer-funded work hours to union activities instead of helping veterans.
David Shulkin on Wednesday pledged to implement “major reform” at the Department of Veterans Affairs should he be confirmed to lead the troubled agency.
The Department of Veterans Affairs has lost employee managers at a growing rate in recent years, which has negatively affected some agency hospitals’ efforts to recruit clinical staff.
Two leading Republican lawmakers are asking President Donald Trump to exempt Department of Veterans Affairs direct patient care providers from the federal hiring freeze he imposed earlier this week.
Democratic primary runner-up Sen. Bernie Sanders denied that the Department of Veterans Affairs provided bad healthcare during a Navy SEAL’s confirmation hearing.
Donald Trump revealed Wednesday that he will nominate President Obama’s undersecretary for health at the Department of Veterans Affairs to lead the agency, after weeks of meeting with several candidates for the job.
President-elect Donald Trump continued his search for a candidate to lead the Department of Veterans Affairs this week, meeting with at least two choices for the job.
An employee at the Department of Veterans Affairs hospital in Phoenix says that he has been retaliated against for reporting that patients were dying while waiting for care.
Donald Trump is under increasing pressure from veterans organizations to retain Robert McDonald as the secretary of Veterans Affairs, though the president-elect’s plan to reform the agency differs from efforts undertaken by McDonald during his tenure.