WASHINGTON- U.S. Senator John Boozman (R-AR), a member of the Senate Veterans’ Affairs Committee and Chairman of the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies released the following statement after meeting with Rear Admiral Ronny Jackson, M.D., President Donald Trump’s nominee to serve as secretary of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA).
“I appreciate Dr. Jackson’s willingness to serve our country as secretary of the Department of Veterans Affairs. To lead the VA is an incredible responsibility. I look forward to learning more about Dr. Jackson’s plans to ensure veterans have access to care they earned during his confirmation hearing.”