In an expletive-laden rant delivered earlier this year, a belligerent American Federation of Government Employees President J. David Cox threatened Department of Veterans Affairs Secretary Bob McDonald with physical violence. Representative Jeff Miller says "the exchange perfectly encapsulates the corrosive influence government union bosses are having on efforts to reform a broken VA... The problem with VA leaders like McDonald is that, in their perpetual quest to placate big labor's powers that be, the taxpayers and veterans they are charged with serving are paying the price." Read Rep. Miller's editorial on Military.com.
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