With audacity that stuns even his critics, Trump is falsely taking credit for creating a veterans program that was actually created by John McCain.
It was not the first time club membership had bestowed access to the VA. Trump handed sweeping influence over the department to a trio, known as the “Mar-a-Lago Crowd.”
Darin Selnick is a senior adviser to the VA secretary -- and previously worked at Concerned Veterans for America, a group funded by the Koch brothers.
Change is coming to health care for veterans.
By Kathleen Hennessey, Tribune Washington Bureau WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama signed a $16.3 billion measure Thursday intended to clear the backlog of U.S. military veterans seeking care at Department of Veterans Affairs medical facilities. ...