26 Jul '17, 12pm

Former Sec McDonald: All Americans, not just vets, need VA

Former Sec McDonald: All Americans, not just vets, need VA

WASHINGTON — Bob McDonald spent much of his time as Veterans Affairs Secretary working to remind Americans about the importance of the sprawling health care and benefits system. Now he worries that debates over privatization and medical care choices will overshadow those public awareness efforts. “Whether a veteran goes to the private sector or to the VA for care is an important discussion to have, but there is a larger discussion to have too,” the former Procter & Gamble CEO told Military Times on Tuesday. “I continue to feel like VA is incredibly important. Not only veterans need the VA, but American medicine and the American public needs the VA.” McDonald, who stepped down from the top department post at the start of President Donald Trump’s administration, is stepping back into veterans community work this week with a new role at RallyPoint, a military-themed social ne...

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