Senator Johnny Isakson (above) is the Chair of the Senate Veterans Affairs Committee. His office issued the following today:
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Thursday, April 12, 2018
Contact: Amanda Maddox, 202-224-7777
Camlin Moore, 202-224-9126
Isakson to Meet with Presumptive VA Secretary Nominee on Monday at 4:30PM
WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Johnny Isakson, R-Ga., will be meeting with Rear Admiral Ronny Jackson, M.D., on Monday, April 16, 2018, at 4:30 p.m. in his office at 131 Russell Senate Office Building. Jackson is the presumptive nominee to serve as secretary of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA).
Credentialed members of the media will be invited in for a brief photo spray at the top of the meeting. Still and video photography only; no audio or questions will be permitted.
WHO: U.S. Senator Johnny Isakson, R-Ga.
Rear Admiral Ronny Jackson, M.D.
WHAT: Media spray only
WHERE: 131 Russell Senate Office Building
WHEN: Monday, April 16, 2018, at 4:30 p.m.
The Senate Committee on Veterans’ Affairs is chaired by U.S. Senator Johnny Isakson, R-Ga., in the 115th Congress. Isakson is a veteran himself – having served in the Georgia Air National Guard from 1966-1972 – and has been a member of the Senate Committee on Veterans’ Affairs since he joined the Senate in 2005. Isakson’s home state of Georgia is home to more than a dozen military installations representing each branch of the armed services as well as more than 750,000 veterans.