Remember when liberal Senator Jon Tester (D-MT) falsely attacked an Iraq war veteran and Navy Admiral by the name of Ronny Jackson? The former White House doctor and Navy Admiral is now a candidate for Congress.
We talked about wait times at the VA, the upcoming implementation of the Mission Act, why the Montana VA leadership continues to see such a high rate of turnover, and the president's efforts to combat veteran suicide.
Coming up on Tuesday's "Montana Talks" statewide radio show- the day after Memorial Day- we'll talk with VA Secretary Robert Wilkie. Wilkie was appointed as the head of Veterans Affairs by President Trump.
Let's be very clear: Jon Tester is the one who jumped on national TV and made these allegations against Navy Admiral Ronny Jackson on national television. Now, President Donald Trump is calling for Tester to resign.
OK. Here's my question when it comes to the new-found scrutiny of Admiral Ronny Jackson, President Trump's choice to become the new Secretary of Veterans Affairs: if this man has this potential baggage that disqualifies him from being the VA Secretary, how in the world did he survive …