Obama has done a poor job of preparing to handle the influx of veterans coming into the VA system. George Bush did a horrible job in preparing the VA with enough funds and personal to handle the massive increase from the two wars he initiated. The Republicans, including Thune, have blocked legislation to increase funding and support for our veterans. The Democrats were asleep at the wheel and failed to use their majority to deal with the VA crises.
I agree with Rick Weiland in his calls for President Obama to ask for Eric Shinseki resignation, but going beyond what the GOP seems to only care about, Risk is also right in pointing fingers at basically everyone in Congress: