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Secretary of Veterans Affairs Eric Shinseki

David Wood

The Man Who Trusted Too Much | David Wood | Posted 05.30.2014 | Politics

Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki re-enters the hearing room after testifying before the Senate Veterans Affairs Committee to examine the state...

Watchdog: Veterans Waited 115 Days On Average For Care At Phoenix Hospital

AP | Posted 05.28.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Department of Veterans Affairs' internal watchdog says veterans at the Phoenix VA hospital waited on average 115 days for thei...

If Not Shinseki, Who Should Lead VA?

Jim Moore | Posted 07.27.2014 | Politics
Jim Moore

Of his commitment to veterans, there cannot be any doubt, and I believe Eric Shinseki is as frustrated with his current command as any veteran, veteran spouse or family member, Member of Congress or the President could possibly be.

Sam Stein

Veterans Groups Completely Unload On Sen. Richard Burr | Sam Stein | Posted 05.27.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A highly bitter war of words has broken out between veterans organizations and the ranking member of the Senate Committee on Veterans Af...

Jennifer Bendery

Dozens Of Hearings Later, Lawmakers Pressed On Where They've Been On VA Dysfunction | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 05.27.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki has been under fire for weeks amid reports of misconduct at VA facilities around the country. ...

Democratic Senate Candidate Says Veterans Affairs Chief Should Resign

The Huffington Post | Igor Bobic | Posted 05.23.2014 | Politics

The Democratic Senate candidate in Georgia is joining a growing chorus calling for the resignation of Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki in the ...

Congressman Accuses Veterans' Agency Of Being Tight-Lipped On Military Suicides

AP | KIMBERLY HEFLING | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The chairman of a House panel that oversees the Veterans Affairs Department has asked VA Secretary Eric Shinseki to explain an appa...

Bloomberg 3? NYC Veterans 0

Luis Carlos Montalván | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Luis Carlos Montalván

Ask any veteran and he or she will tell you that over the past several years New York City's Mayor's Office of Veterans' Affairs has done little or nothing to assist the hundreds of thousands of veterans in the city.

Open Letter to Veterans Affairs Nominee Gen. Eric Shinseki

Joseph A. Violante | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Joseph A. Violante

The history of veterans funding is so consistently poor that even when Congress has gotten the funding level right, it has been late. Imagine trying to run a private sector health care system without knowing your budget.

Shinseki Promises Increased Care for Vets

AP | HOPE YEN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Retired Gen. Eric K. Shinseki pledged to move quickly to fix gaps in health care if confirmed as Veterans Affairs secretary, saying...

Rewarding Those Who Got It Right

Arianna Huffington | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Arianna Huffington

Watch: Arianna Talks Blogging with Tavis Smiley Watch: Arianna Discusses Blagojevich on Larry King Watch: Arianna Discusses Blagojevich and Xmas Cookies on Morning Joe Watch: Arianna Debunks Obama Citizenship Rumors on Countdown Blagojevich: Character is Destiny

Eric Shinseki : Veterans Affairs Secretary

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

***UPDATE*** 12/7 2:21PM Obama formally announced his choice of General Eric Shinseki as Secretary of Veterans Affairs. Below is an excerpt of Obama'...