“The Trump administration recently announced a plan to cut each cabinet department’s budget by 5 percent as part of an effort to rein in the federal government’s growing budget deficit. However, Secretary of Veterans Affairs Robert Wilkie said that while he is developing proposals to reduce spending within the Department of Veterans Affairs, he still expects Congress to approve another record-breaking VA budget for fiscal 2020.”
“If that is what ultimately transpires, that would represent a huge missed opportunity to eliminate waste and better allocate resources within the VA. Here’s why…” Read the full article here.
Source: Why the VA may be getting too much money – By Dan Caldwell, December 8, 2018. Military Times.