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Donald Trump Taps David Shulkin for VA Secretary

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Transcript: Donald Trump Taps David Shulkin for VA Secretary

"He's fantastic; he will do a truly great job," Trump said. "One of the commitments I've made is that we're going to straighten out the whole situation for our veterans." Donald Trump has tapped David Shulkin to head the Department of Veterans Affairs.

The president-elect announced his pick Wednesday morning during a press conference, his first since July.

SEE MORE: Vaccine Skeptic Says Trump Asked Him To Head Panel On 'Vaccine Safety' Shulkin has been the undersecretary of health for the VA  since June 2015 .

If Shulkin is confirmed, he will be the  first nonveteran  to serve as VA secretary.



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