Senators Rubio and Sanders on House Veterans Affairs Bill

Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) argued for swift approval of a House-passed bill giving greater authority to the Veterans Affairs secretary to… read more

Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) argued for swift approval of a House-passed bill giving greater authority to the Veterans Affairs secretary to fire senior staffers. Veterans' Affairs Committee Chair Bernie Sanders (I-VT) objected to the request, saying that more time was needed to realize the full implications of the House measure. close