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Congressman Ralph Abraham

Representing the 5th District of Louisiana

Ralph Abraham: VA needs more power to terminate problem employees

April 23, 2015
In The News

Congressman Ralph Abraham is co-sponsoring legislation that will reform the Department of Veterans Affairs. The legislation will give the VA more flexibility to fire problem employees who are contributing to problems in the department.

“It seems like every hearing we hold sheds new light on how the VA is shuffling employees around instead of terminating those who are causing the problems. This bill will give the VA the ability to hold problem employees accountable. It’s well past time we root out corruption and incompetency so we can get our heroes the care they deserve, " says Abraham.

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