Trump names acting VA secretary as nominee awaits confirmation

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New York Post—President Trump on Wednesday tapped Veterans Affairs chief of staff Peter O’Rourke to lead the agency on an acting basis as his nominee, Robert Wilkie, awaits Senate confirmation. Wilkie has led the VA since Trump fired David Shulkin in March amid an ethics scandal. Trump then turned to longtime White House physician Ronny Jackson for...

Acting VA Secretary Calls For Changes During Dallas Visit. Mental health and women’s health are two areas the acting head of the Veterans Administration said Monday in Dallas the agency still needs to change.