“As the highest ranking enlisted servicemember ever to serve in Congress, and as a teacher with over two decades of experience, I know firsthand the extraordinary value a quality education can have for a servicemember returning home,” Rep. Walz said. “That is why I am so proud of my colleagues on both sides of the aisle who worked hard to improve one of the greatest pieces of legislation ever passed in the history of the United States Congress: the G.I. Bill.”
Ranking Member Tim Walz (MN-1) offered an amendment to H.R. 1259, the VA Accountability First Act, in order to protect front-line VA caregivers and whistleblowers while holding bad managers accountable.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs Ranking Member Tim Walz (D-MN) released the following statement:
Hacking allegations were made after a VAOIG investigation reported wrongdoing by the Secretary and members of his staff
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs Ranking Member Tim Walz (D-MN), sent the following letter to Attorney General Jefferson Sessions urging the Department of Justice (DOJ) to review allegations made by the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Secretary Dr. David Shulkin suggesting his chief of staff’s email may have been hacked:
WASHINGTON – U.S. Senators Johnny Isakson, R-Ga., and Jon Tester, D-Mont., chairman and ranking member of the Senate Committee on Veterans’ Affairs, and U.S. Representatives Phil Roe, R-Tenn., and Tim Walz, D-Minn., chairman and ranking member of the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs, today released the following statement regarding the U.S.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs Health Subcommittee Ranking Member Julia Brownley (D-CA) released the following statement after the full Committee met in open session to discuss the status of the Department of Veterans Affairs’ (VA) Program of Comprehensive Assistance for Family Caregivers.