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A Brownie Moment at the VA

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“So, you know, if you ask me, you know, how do I think Ric Shinseki has performed overall?” I would say that on homelessness, on the 9/11 GI Bill, on working with us to reduce the backlog across the board, he has put his heart and soul into this thing and he has taken it very seriously.But I have said to Ric, and I said it to him today, I want to see, you know, what the results of these reports are, and there is going to be accountability.”

President Obama on the problems at the  Department of Veterans Affairs and his defence of General  Eric Shinseki .
General  Eric Shinseki is no Brownie(Michael Brown) G. W. Bush’ made an ill-timed praise of his Federal Emergency Management Agency director, Michael Brown, during the slow response to Hurricane Katrina: “Brownie, you’re doing a heck of a job.”Politico