July 29, 2014

Owens praises appointment of VA secretary Robert McDonald

Congressman Owens is voicing his support today for newly-appointed VA secretary Robert McDonald, the former Procter & Gamble executive who was nominated for the position last month. McDonald is a 1975 West Point graduate and served as a Procter & Gamble chief executive until last year. The Senate voted 97 to 0 this afternoon to confirm McDonald. “Our nation’s veterans deserve the best care possible,” said Owens. “To do that we need to change both the culture and the structure of the VA. With his... Read More >