A Department of Veterans Affairs whistleblower is accusing senior VA officials of wasting billions of dollars in taxpayer money. Jan Frye, deputy assistant secretary for acquisition and logistics, said in a House hearing that the VA engaged in "gross mismanagement."
Robert McDonald, the secretary of the Veterans Affairs Department, apologized for falsely claiming last month that he had served in the Special Forces.
Veteran Affairs Secretary Robert McDonald is in hot water over lying about his military experience.
During a combative exchange at a House hearing, Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert McDonald slipped up by challenging a veteran Congressman by asking, "What have you done?" McDonald directed the jab at Rep Mike Coffman (R-Colo.), who's actually the only member of Congress to serve in both Iraq wars.
President Barack Obama today announced Robert McDonald, former head of Procter & Gamble, as his nomination to lead the Department of Veterans Affairs.