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Cleveland Clinic’s Cosgrove Withdraws
Name From Running Of Top VA Position

Ideastream WVIZ-TV [Cleveland], by Staff

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Posted By:Harlowe, 6/8/2014 9:33:46 AM

After news leaked nationally that Dr. Cosgrove was contacted by the White House to consider a top VA position, the former heart surgeon turned hospital executive released a statement Saturday that he is withdrawing his name from consideration. In a brief statement released Saturday afternoon, the Cleveland Clinic leader said he was “humbled and honored” to have been considered. But, he wrote, his commitment remains with the Clinic and its patients. (Snip) In his statement, Cosgrove noted that he is a former heart surgeon and veteran, adding “I have great respect for the care provided to the Veteran community and

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Dr. Cosgrove’s statement made clear that his commitment not only remains with the Cleveland Clinic, its patients, and his respect for the Veteran community, but also his great respect for the people who work to care for veterans.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Spidey, 6/8/2014 9:37:42 AM     (No. 9877257)

It´s to bad in a way but who wants to ruin their reputation working for Obama.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: lotsamojo, 6/8/2014 11:21:24 AM     (No. 9877423)

Sounds like he is a smart Dr. - unless and until there is an iron-clad agreement for the total restructuring of the VA, it will be a bottomless pit, a haven for entrenched bureacrats and "tenured" unions - restructuring either, or both of these "institutions" is not favored buy the democrat´s union puppet masters.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: pensom2, 6/8/2014 12:02:57 PM     (No. 9877474)

VA reform requires major restructuring, dismissals, and prosecutions. No VA leader can accomplish that without firm backing from the White House. And that ain´t gonna happen.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Mai Bad, 6/8/2014 12:05:02 PM     (No. 9877476)

Yo...yo....This clown loves Barry. What a piece of poo poo for not helping his "hero".

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Reply 5 - Posted by: chumley, 6/8/2014 1:04:45 PM     (No. 9877548)

Nobody would sign on to be the captain of a sinking ship.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: GrandmaP, 6/8/2014 4:06:58 PM     (No. 9877720)

What´s Jack Welch doing these days?

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