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Amid criticism, Secretary Wilkie won’t commit to removing Nazi headstones from VA cemeteries

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House lawmakers on Thursday angrily demanded Veterans Affairs officials immediately remove a series of grave markers bearing Nazi swastikas and tributes to Adolf Hitler at a pair of department-run cemeteries, calling leadership’s response so far confusing and offensive. But in his first public remarks on the controversy, VA Secretary Robert Wilkie said he is looking […]