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Obama Determined to Get to Bottom of Veterans Affairs Mess

President Barack Obama listens to a question from a reporter at the White House in Washington, May 21, 2014, after he met with Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki and Deputy Chief of Staff Rob Nabors.
President Barack Obama listens to a question from a reporter at the White House in Washington, May 21, 2014, after he met with Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki and Deputy Chief of Staff Rob Nabors.
Reuters
President Barack Obama expressed anger on Wednesday about delays in care for wounded U.S. veterans, saying he will begin next week to get answers from investigations into what went wrong and who to hold accountable.
 
“When I hear allegations of misconduct, any misconduct, whether it's allegations of VA staff covering up long wait times or cooking the books, I will not stand for it, not as commander in chief, but also not as an American,” Obama said after meeting with Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki.
 
Obama said Shinseki is committed to helping fix the problems at VA hospitals “at this stage” but left open the option that Shinseki might eventually step down over the issues.

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by: Robert Anderson
May 21, 2014 1:54 PM
Joke Headline...Just another nail in the coffin for the community organizer...He truly has no idea what he's doing, and once again, no one will be held accountable

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