Some veterans receive first-class timely care, and many VA employees perform their jobs admirably. However, in too many areas the VA has fallen far short of its goals, with adverse consequences for too many veterans.
Jackson's nomination as veterans affairs secretary was withdrawn last week.
Ronny Jackson’s nomination to head the VA has become engulfed in controversy.
White House officials said Wednesday evening that Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin will resign and that President Donald Trump will nominate his personal physician, Ronny Jackson, to succeed him.