Congressman Sanford Bishop

Representing the 2nd District of Georgia

CONGRESSMAN BISHOP STATEMENT ON NOMINATION OF DOCTOR DAVID SHULKIN TO LEAD DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS

Jan 11, 2017
Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Sanford D. Bishop, Jr. (GA-02), Ranking Member of the U.S. House Appropriations Subcommittee on Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies during the 114th Congress and Co-Chair of the Congressional Military Family Caucus, issued the following statement on the nomination of Dr. David J. Shulkin to lead the Department of Veterans Affairs:

“Through my role on the House Appropriations Subcommittee overseeing the Department of Veterans Affairs, I have had the pleasure of working with Dr. David Shulkin during his service as Under Secretary for Health. I believe he is well qualified to serve as the Secretary of Veterans Affairs. I look forward to continued continuity within the Department and working with him to ensure we provide our veterans with the highest level of quality services.”

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