07 Jul '17, 3pm

VA Becomes First Agency to Post Information on Adverse Employee Actions

Secretary Shulkin pointed to the move as another step in long-sought transparency and accountability actions at VA, and noted that VA is the first federal agency to make such data public. “Under this administration, VA is committed to becoming the most transparent organization in government,” Shulkin said. “Together with the Accountability bill the president signed into law recently, this additional step will continue to shine a light on the actions we’re taking to reform the culture at VA.

Full article: https://www.va.gov/opa/pressrel/pressrelease.cfm?id=2927

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