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President Barack Obamspeaks Brady Press Briefing Room White House WashingtWednesday May 21 2014 following his meeting with Veterans Affairs Secretary

President Barack Obama speaks in the Brady Press Briefing Room of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, May 21, 2014, following his meeting with Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki. The White House moved Wednesday to address the growing furor over allegations of misconduct at the Department of Veterans Affairs, summoning VA Secretary Eric Shinseki to an Oval Office meeting, hours before the House was scheduled to vote on a bill that would grant the secretary more authority to fire or demote senior executives.   (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

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Updated: May 21, 2014 12:32PM

President Barack Obama addresss the troubles at the Department of Veterans Affairs.

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