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Interim VA leader Gibson is new to department: Just three months after being named Veterans Affairs ... #airforce

Interim VA leader Gibson is new to department: Just three months after being named Veterans Affairs ... #airforce

Just three months after being named Veterans Affairs deputy secretary, Sloan Gibson is taking the helm — albeit temporarily — of an embattled Cabinet department. President Obama on Friday said Gibson will step up to serve as interim secretary while the administration searches for a permanent successor. Obama acknowledged that Gibson has a “learning curve,” but as USO president for five years, has done a “remarkable job supporting our men and women at war, their families, our wounded warriors and families of the fallen.” “I’m grateful that he is willing to take on this task,” the president said. Gibson is a career banker who worked 20 years in the private sector before joining the USO. He retired as chief financial officer from AmSouth Bancorporation after seeing the company enter the Standard & Poor’s 500, according to his VA biography. Like his predecessor, Secretary Eric...

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