Sarah Palin is under heavy consideration to run the VA in Trump’s admin a close Palin aide and Trump transition member told ABC news.
According to ABC News Palin told Trump transition officials,
“I feel as though the megaphone I have been provided can be used in a productive and positive way to help those desperately in need.”
Palin’s oldest son Track is a combat veteran who served in Iraq in 2008. Her son-in-law Medal of Honor recipient Dakota Meyer,recently released this on facebook showing Sarah’s willingness to tackling the tough job of reforming the VA, the largest government agency with over 300,000 federal employees and an estimated budget of $182 billion for 2017.
The speech has some of Palin’s ideas on reforming the VA including improved health care, using military skills to return to the workforce and securing their benefits. She also took a swipe at Obama saying,
“Stop blaming the victim and wake up, Mr. President,” she said. “While Christians bow our heads to pray for you, radical Islamists want to cut off your head. The only thing standing between us and savages, it’s the red white and blue, it’s the United States military! And if you love freedom, thank a vet! Thank them. Honor them.”
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