While this is a first step in the right direction, Ms. Simpson's (VA Chief of Staff) "retirement" is not enough. This no way exonerates Secretary Shulkin for intentionally misleading the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs ethics officials.
C'mon, our Veterans deserve better! #FireShulkin
It's exactly corruption and abuses like this that doesn't help our Veterans. U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Sec. Shulkin must RESIGN now. President Donald J. Trump ran on accountability, it starts here. -- VA chief Shulkin, staff misled ethics officials about European trip, report - The Washington Post
"Our military enjoys the highest confidence rating by far of any institution in America society. This well-deserved reputation has been earned through the service and sacrifice of millions of brave men and women. One by-product of this reputation is that the military and its leaders are held to a much higher standard than almost any other institution, and I know that you wouldn't have it any other way"....
As one of the first Members of Congress to call for an independent counsel, I’ve always been about accountability and full transparency, and I think it’s important for the American people to read the released Memo and reach their own conclusions.
Rep. Coffman was onboard Amtrak train that collided w/truck, he is ok. We ask for prayers for all involved in this accident & appreciate everyone's calls.... story is still developing. -Staff