After A Year Of Turmoil, New VA Secretary Says ‘Waters Are Calmer’

Secretary of Veterans Affairs Robert Wilkie said his department is on the mend after a tumultuous 2018.

Robert Wilkie is President Trump’s second VA secretary; his first was fired after clashing with political appointees. Wilkie insists he’s put an end to infighting at the department.

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