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U.S. Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki testifies before the Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee about wait times veterans face to get medical care on May 15, 2014 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Obama: ‘With Considerable Regret, I Accepted’ Shinseki’s Resignation

President Barack Obama announced Friday that Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki has resigned over the recent scandal that has plagued the department.

05/30/2014

The Veterans Affairs building in Washington, D.C. (credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Montana VA Health Director Plans To Resign After 16 Months On Job

The director of the Veterans Affairs Montana Health Care System plans to resign after 16 months on the job, saying she wants to spend more time with her family, officials said Thursday.

05/30/2014

Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki testifies at a May 15 hearing before the Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee about wait times veterans face  to get medical care. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Several Congressional Dems Facing Tough Re-Election Campaigns Call On Shinseki To Resign

Support for embattled Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki eroded quickly Thursday, especially among congressional Democrats facing tough re-election campaigns, even as Shinseki continued to fight for his job amid allegations of delayed medical care and misconduct at VA facilities nationwide.

05/30/2014

File photo of Sen. Bernie Sanders. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Sen. Sanders: ‘I Think Some People May Be Cooking The Books’ At VA Hospitals

The chairmen of House and Senate Veterans Affairs Committees on Sunday decried long waits and backlogs at the nations VA hospitals but stopped short of calling for the resignation of Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki.

05/26/2014

Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki re-enters the hearing room after testifying to the Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee about wait times veterans face to get medical care on May 15, 2014 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

‘Black Eye’ Memorial Day: American Legion Says VA Scandal Sullied Holiday

The American Legion says the VA scandal is leaving a “black eye” for veterans as Memorial Day approaches.

05/25/2014

U.S. Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki testifies before the Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee about wait times veterans face to get medical care on May 15, 2014 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

McConnell Senate Race Opponent Calls On Shinseki To Resign

The Democratic candidate in Kentucky’s Senate race is calling on Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki to resign following reports of problems at health care facilities nationwide.

05/23/2014

Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki speaks to the media after appearing before a Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee hearing on wait times veterans face  to get medical care on May 15, 2014 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Shinseki: ‘I Serve At The Pleasure Of The President’

The growing furor over veterans’ health care moved to the political campaigns Thursday as congressional candidates from both parties called for Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki to be fired.

05/23/2014

President Barack Obama (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Sen. Thune: Obama’s Response To VA Allegations ‘Is An Embarrassment’

After weeks of criticism for a detached response, President Barack Obama is showing new resolve to respond to a growing crisis over veterans’ health care.

05/22/2014

Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki would be granted more authority to fire or demote senior executives under a bill headed to the House floor. The measure comes as pressure builds on Capitol Hill to overhaul the beleaguered agency in response to allegations of treatment delays and preventable deaths. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

House Bill Proposes To Speed VA Firings As Outcry Grows Larger

Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki would be granted more authority to fire or demote senior executives under a bill headed to the House floor. The measure comes as pressure builds on Capitol Hill to overhaul the beleaguered agency in response to allegations of treatment delays and preventable deaths.

05/21/2014

Close Obama aide Rob Nabors will oversee the VA's review after allegations of problems at a Phoenix veterans hospital. (Getty Images)

Close Obama Advisor To Oversee VA Review

White House deputy chief of staff Rob Nabors will oversee review after allegations of treatment delays and preventable deaths at a Phoenix veterans hospital.

05/14/2014

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