News

First known coronavirus death of US military veteran reported in Oregon

A 70-year-old military veteran died Saturday from the coronavirus, the first publicly known death of a member of the military community in the outbreak. “Although we knew this day would come, it does not make it any easier to learn of the first Oregonian to pass away from COVID-19,” Oregon […]
First known coronavirus death of US military veteran reported in Oregon
News

Trump just hinted his embattled VA secretary nominee might be done

President Donald Trump suggested on Tuesday that his nominee for secretary of veterans affairs, Ronny Jackson, should withdraw from the Senate confirmation process amid allegations of workplace misconduct. Trump praised Jackson and criticised the Senate confirmation process, calling lawmakers “vicious,” but acknowledged that Jackson, who’s also the White House physician, […]
Trump just hinted his embattled VA secretary nominee might be done
News

White House stands by Trump’s Veterans Affairs nominee amid allegations he drank on the job and created a ‘hostile work environment’

The White House is standing by President Donald Trump’s nominee for Veterans Affairs secretary, US Navy Rear Adm. Ronny Jackson, amid emerging allegations of workplace misconduct. Jackson, the White House physician, has reportedly been accused of “excessive drinking on the job,” “improperly dispensing” medications, and fostering a “hostile work environment” […]
White House stands by Trump’s Veterans Affairs nominee amid allegations he drank on the job and created a ‘hostile work environment’