Feb. 21, 2017
On February 16, Dr. David Shulkin posted a message detailing his top priorities for his new Department, among which is the issue of veteran homelessness. In the message he reiterated that serving in the VA has been his highest honor in life, and that now – as the Secretary for the Department of Veterans Affairs – he was looking forward to continuing the noble mission. Secretary Shulkin was confirmed as the VA Secretary by the US Senate on Feb. 13th. in a unanimous vote.
To read the message in its entirety by clicking here.