29 Jun '14, 8pm

BREAKING: Obama will nominate Bob McDonald, former Proctor & Gamble CEO, as the next Veterans Affairs secretary.

The White House on Monday will nominate former Procter & Gamble CEO Bob McDonald to take over as the next Veterans Affairs secretary, charged with fixing the ongoing veterans care delay scandal and restoring public faith in the department. McDonald, a West Point graduate, retired from the corporate giant one year ago. He brings considerably more business experience than military experience, spending five years after graduation in the Army and 33 years working with Procter & Gamble’s various offices. Although he lacks strong ties to the major national veterans groups, McDonald still is close to officials at West Point, where he established the biennial McDonald Cadet Leadership Conference. His military career was primarily with the 82nd Airborne Division. McDonald is also a life member of the U.S. Army Ranger Association and the 75th Ranger Regiment Association. The 60-year...

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