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URGENT - Ronny Jackson withdraws as VA secretary nominee

(CNN) -- Rear Adm. Ronny Jackson has withdrawn as President Donald Trump's nominee to lead the Department of Veterans...

Posted: Apr 26, 2018 1:46 PM
Updated: Apr 26, 2018 1:46 PM

(CNN) -- Rear Adm. Ronny Jackson has withdrawn as President Donald Trump's nominee to lead the Department of Veterans Affairs, he said in a statement Thursday morning. His nomination was hampered by a flurry of allegations about Jackson's professional conduct.

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