Dr. David Shulkin was unanimously confirmed by the Senate as Secretary of Veterans Affairs on Feb. 13. He is President Trump’s only cabinet member to have served in the Obama Administration and the first Secretary of Veteran Affairs not to have served in the military. Our team has prepared a background memorandum on Secretary Shulkin that includes his policy background and insights from elected officials, veterans’ organizations, and think tank, advocacy and political organizations.

The District Policy Group continues to closely monitor high-level, executive branch nominations and appointments and keep clients apprised on the latest news involving the Trump administration.

Read the full background memo