Majority NewsRSS Feed

Currently showing results in the 115th Congress.

  • Isakson Statement on Nomination of Dr. David Shulkin as VA Secretary

    U.S. Senator Johnny Isakson, R-Ga., chairman of the Senate Committee on Veterans' Affairs, today released the following statement regarding President-elect Donald J. Trump's announcement of his intent to nominate Dr. David Shulkin as secretary of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). Shulkin is currently serving as the Under Secretary for Health at the department. "There is a tremendous amount of work to be done - by the VA and by Congress - to change the paradigm at the U.S. Department...

  • Isakson Continues to Fight for Veterans in New Congress

    Today, U.S. Senator Johnny Isakson, R-Ga., was confirmed as chairman of the Senate Committee on Veterans' Affairs (VA) for the 115th Congress in a unanimous vote by his colleagues. Isakson has served as chairman of the committee since January 2015. Isakson is a veteran himself - having served in the Georgia Air National Guard from 1966-1972 - and has been a member of the Senate VA Committee since he joined the Senate in 2005. Isakson's home state of Georgia is also home to more than a dozen mil...

Showing page 1 of 1