Senate confirms McDonald as VA Secretary

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On July 29, 2014, the Senate unanimously confirmed former Procter & Gamble CEO Robert McDonald as the new Veterans Affairs secretary, with a mission to overhaul an agency plagued by long veterans' waits for health care and falsified records to cover up delays. (Credit: AP)

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