Secretary of Veterans Affairs

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Secretary of Veterans Affairs

The head of the U.S. federal government department charged with serving the interests of American military veterans. Among other things, the secretary is responsible for guaranteeing mortgages borrowed by veterans to increase veteran homeownership. He or she is appointed by the president of the United States and confirmed by the Senate.
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He serves on the U.S. Secretary of Veterans Affairs, prosthetics and special disability programs advisory committee.

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