James King, 63, of Baltimore, Maryland, previously pleaded guilty to one count of honest services and money wire fraud, one count of bribery of a public official and one count of falsifying records to obstruct an investigation.
Trump spilled the news about Wilkie at a White House event on prison reform as he introduced Cabinet members in attendance. When Trump got to Wilkie, he said, “I’ll be informing him in a little while — he doesn’t know this yet — that we’re going to be putting his name up for nomination to be secretary.”
The White House is considering the head of a veterans’ medical association as it reviews potential candidates to lead the Department of Veterans Affairs.
A furious President Donald Trump on Saturday called for the resignation of the Democratic senator who assembled and released what he called “false” allegations that scuttled the nomination of the White House doctor who’d been in line to lead the Department of Veterans Affairs.
White House doctor Ronny Jackson withdrew from consideration as Veterans Affairs secretary on Thursday, saying “false allegations” against him have become a distraction.
Senate leaders have delayed indefinitely the confirmation hearing for President Donald Trump’s pick to be Veterans Affairs secretary because of what they say are “serious allegations” made against the White House doctor and Navy rear admiral.
Over the past five years, the Department of Veterans Affairs has accidentally declared thousands of veterans dead and revoked their benefits.
Veterans Affairs employees guilty of severe misconduct on the job — including having sex and selling drugs — maintained their employment, while others who attempt to help reform the troubled agency were squeezed out, according to a new report.
Karen Tang, Correspondent WASHINGTON — He walked out of the Veterans Affairs Maryland Health Care System in Baltimore frustrated and desperate. The veteran was about to take his life, recalled Nikole Jones, the suicide prevention…
A descendant of a Confederate soldier who died in a Civil War prison camp in New York says the wrong name is on his gravestone, and the Department of Veterans Affairs won\’t fix it.
WASHINGTON (AP) — An audit shows that nearly 600 patients seeking appointments at the VA hospital in the District of Columbia are still waiting after more than 90 days, even though average wait times there…
BRIAN WITTE Associated Press ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — A federal audit has found the Veterans Affairs facility in Baltimore has the fourth longest average wait time for new patient primary care. The audit released Monday…
Thousands of veterans are finding transcendental meditation, or TM, as the answer to relieving their PTSD symptoms without losing independence.
An employee of the Department of Veterans Affairs is asking federal employees to donate their vacation leave so she can stay with her sick baby in the hospital.
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