Daines Applauds President’s Nomination of Robert Wilkie to Lead VA

U.S. SENATE – U.S. Senator Steve Daines today released the following statement after President Donald Trump announced Robert Wilkie, the acting secretary of the Department of Veterans Affairs, as his next nominee to lead the Department of Veterans Affairs.

“Robert is a friend and I know he will do what it takes to put our veterans first in a department that has not been giving our heroes the treatment they deserve,” said Daines. “I look forward to putting my full support behind his nomination to lead the Department of Veterans Affairs.”