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Trump signs VA bill to protect whistleblowers

Friday, June 23, 2017 - 01:42

U.S. President Donald Trump signed a Veterans Affairs bill on Friday that aims to protect whistleblowers and makes it easier for the VA Secretary to fire employees for misconduct. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

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ROUGH CUT (NO REPORTER NARRATION) U.S. President Donald Trump signed a Veterans Affairs bill on Friday that aims to protect whistleblowers and makes it easier for the VA Secretary to fire employees for misconduct. He signed the bill known as the VA Accountability Act in the White House after delivering remarks in the East Room. 11:59:10 so to every veteran, thank you 12:00:22 what happened was a national disgrace... some responsible ... holding accountable 12:00:38 today we are finally changing those laws 12:02:15 today we are taking a historic action 12:02:37 this is one of the largest reforms to the va in its history 12:03:06 this law will finally give VA secretary ... doing job w brain and heart 12:03:28 it gives the secretary the authority to remove federal employees who endanger veterans quickly 12:06:20 from the time i took office... world clase care

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Trump signs VA bill to protect whistleblowers

Friday, June 23, 2017 - 01:42