Brown vows to fight privatizing the VA

YOUNGSTOWN - U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown said today he will fight to stop the potential privatization of the Department of Veterans Affairs.

Speaking with local veterans at the Mahoning County Veterans Service Commission, Brown called on the President Donald Trump Administration to nominate someone to head the Department of Veterans Affairs who has earned the support of veterans groups and will refuse to privatize the VA.

"Millions of American veterans depend on VA for health care and benefits, and they deserve a strong leader at the top who will stand up to political pressures and work every day to improve care for them," said Brown, a Cleveland Democrat.

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