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Trump considers firing veterans affairs secretary David Shulkin

Rick Perry in frame as Shulkin faces claims he persuaded his security detail to go shopping with him at Home Depot and lug the purchases into his houseDonald Trump is considering replacing the embattled veterans affairs secretary David Shulkin with Rick Perry, the energy secretary.A source familiar with the White House discussions told the Associated Press that Trump has floated the notion of the cabinet reshuffle as a way to right the ship at the VA, believing Shulkin has become a distraction to the department’s work. The source was not...

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Published By: theguardian.com - Tuesday, 13 March