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Veterans affairs-Department needs wholesale housecleaning

The head of the Department of Veterans Affairs, Eric Shinseki, a former Army general, resigned Friday.
The problems with healthcare for veterans that have recently come to light are disgraceful and if Shinseki knew about this, it is bad. If he didn’t know about this, it’s even worse.
In both cases, he wasn’t doing his job, although, according to The New York Times, care is much better today than it was during the Vietnam.
Veterans at some facilities are facing long waits for care, and it was being fraudulently hidden.
The seeds of Shinseki’s departure may ...


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