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Dem senator: Trump VA pick vows not to privatize vets care

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President Donald Trump's pick to be Veterans Affairs secretary is promising not to privatize the agency, a key Democratic senator said Tuesday, taking a stance on a politically charged issue...
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Dem candidates steer clear of Trump impeachment debate

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Many of the Democrats challenging GOP incumbents in the north Atlanta suburbs say it's too soon for their party to push for impeaching President Donald Trump on Capitol Hill.
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Dem senator: Trump VA pick vows not to privatize vets care

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WASHINGTON - A key Democratic senator says President Donald Trump's pick to be Veterans Affairs secretary is promising not to privatize the agency - a stance that his predecessor claims led to his firing.
Sen. Jon Tester, top Democrat on the Senate Veterans Affairs Committee, met privately with Ronny Jackson.
Tester says Jackson committed to the same stance against privatization as his predecessor David Shulkin, who favored strong continuing investment in core VA programs while expanding access to private doctors.
The confirmation hearing for Jackson, Trump's White House doctor, is...
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Trump's pick to lead Veterans Affairs says he'll oppose push to privatize health care, senator says

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Ronny Jackson is making the rounds on Capitol Hill, meeting with lawmakers ahead of his confirmation hearing next week.
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24-year-old Wisconsin man comes forward as $768M Powerball winner

24-year-old Wisconsin man comes forward as $768M Powerball winner

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Reports: Chiefs acquire sackmaster Frank Clark in trade with Seahawks

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Joe Biden to announce his 2020 presidential bid on Thursday

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Authorities: Homeowner who fatally shot intruder had 'every right' to...

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Bob Corker: Trump primary challenger would be 'good thing for our country'

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The White House reportedly ordered all Trump administration officials to...

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Rules set for release of video evidence in Kraft's prostitution case

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