I don't think Carney is saying that they didn't know about the problems, I think he is saying that the WH learned that the public learned about it.
I can't help but pinch a line from this Op/Ed this morning. All President Obama knows is what he sees on television. He tells us this and his handlers tell us this and I'm starting to believe it.
EDITORIAL: For Obama, the buck stops elsewhere - Washington Times
Maybe the next time we elect a President, we'll more carefully consider candidates' credentials and experience.
"He who does not think himself worth saving from poverty and ignorance by his own efforts, will hardly be thought worth the efforts of anybody else." -- Frederick Douglass, Self-Made Men (1872)
"At the VA, they've had a culture of saying the right things at the top and then not enforcing change down through the organization,'' he said Monday....."
Former SSA Commissioner Astrue: VA Problems a 'Pentagon Management' Issue
That was the culture at the VA when Bush was president. Apparently, it hasn't changed much.
Why don't they just let the Vets go on Medicaid?
As a side, the VA was a blessing for my dad.
Last edited by Moot; 05-21-14 at 11:53 AM.