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Shinseki Quits In VA Scandal

Obama praises general, appoints deputy to fill in

May 31, 2014
By JULIE PACE Associated Press Writer , The Intelligencer / Wheeling News-Register

WASHINGTON - Beset by growing evidence of patient delays and cover-ups, embattled Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki resigned from President Barack Obama's Cabinet Friday, taking the blame for what he decried as a "lack of integrity" in the sprawling health care system for the nation's military veterans.

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