Concerns build over Trump’s unofficial advisers on veterans policy

(From The Military Times)

At issue this time is a report released by ProPublica this week that identifies three businessmen — Marvel Entertainment CEO Ike Perlmutter, primary care specialist Dr. Bruce Moskowitz and attorney Marc Sherman — as key architects of a host of veterans policy decisions by Trump’s administration, even though none of the men hold an official government post…

…In a statement, Deputy White House Press Secretary Lindsay Walters said the three men “are not administration officials and have no direct influence over the Department of Veterans Affairs” but added that Trump “welcomes the opinions of all Americans who share his vision of modernizing and reforming the VA to ensure our nation’s heroes receive the care they deserve.”

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