Obama selects former Procter & Gamble executive Robert McDonald to head Veterans Affairs

  • by: JULIE PACE , Associated Press
  • Updated: June 29, 2014 - 6:55 PM

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama plans to nominate former Procter & Gamble executive Robert McDonald as the next Veterans Affairs secretary, as the White House seeks to shore up an agency beset by treatment delays and struggling to deal with an influx of new veterans returning from wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.

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