Recent reports have suggested an alternative theory for Shulkin’s ouster: that he was the target of a concerted effort by other Trump appointees to use the expenses scandal to get rid of him because he wasn’t conservative enough. Indeed, the more you look at Shulkin’s departure, the more it seems like another example of virulently anti-government Republicans exploiting Trump’s Presidency to advance their own goals. In this case, the goals involve privatizing much of what the V.A. does, and maybe even dismantling the public health-care system.
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