The Department of Veterans Affairs may shortly have an opening at the top spot. Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin may be receiving notice in the near future. If true, that means that President Donald Trump already has a replacement in mind to run the VA. Why is the change necessary. It seems that Mr. Shulkin has a few activities as head of the VA that put his integrity or his good judgment into question. Rather that put up with the hailstorm, the President may decide it is time for new management. Guess who is rumored to be tapped for the job.
As Written and Reported By the Associated Press:
WASHINGTON — The Latest on Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin (all times local):
President Donald Trump is considering replacing embattled Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin with Energy Secretary Rick Perry.
A source familiar with the White House discussions tells The Associated Press that Trump has floated the notion of the Cabinet reshuffle as a way to right the ship at the VA, believing Shulkin has become a distraction to the department’s work. The source was not authorized to discuss internal deliberations.
Shulkin has faced several investigations over his travel and leadership of the department, but …read more
Source:: Allen West Republic