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WASHINGTON -- President Donald Trump signed legislation Friday that will make it easier to suspend, demote or fire incompetent Veterans Affairs employees.

Under the VA Accountability and Whistleblower Protection Act, disciplinary appeals will be sped up. Officials will also be authorized to recoup moving allowances, bonuses and other awards from senior executives if misconduct or poor performance is subsequently uncovered.

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