VA Secretary David Shulkin looks up at a chart on a monitor during a House Veterans' Affairs Committee hearing on Capitol Hill, Feb. 6, 2018.<br>Stars and Stripes

Military Update

Scandal-wounded Shulkin cites fight over privatization as factor in ouster

In a New York Times commentary Thursday, David Shulkin said VA became “entangled in a brutal power struggle, with some political appointees choosing to promote their agendas instead of what’s best for veterans.