How Trump’s management order gives VA ‘air cover’

By Adam Mazmanian: The Department of Veterans Affairs is planning big organizational changes under President Donald Trump’s executive order on reforming the executive branch, according to a senior official.”We were given a gift by the executive order,” Scott Blackburn, VA’s acting deputy secretary, said at ACT-IAC’s April 5 conference on customer experience. “The order gives us the air cover we need to do a lot of the changes we wanted to do.” Read more: