May 28th, 2014
05:21 PM ET
9 years ago

CNN's GUT CHECK for May 28, 2014

CNN’s POLITICAL GUT CHECK | for May 28, 2014 | 5 p.m.
—  n. a pause to assess the state, progress or condition of the political news cycle

MOUNTING PRESSURE FOR SHINSEKI TO RESIGN AFTER NEW REVELATIONS ... Congressional support for embattled Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki dwindled further Wednesday in the wake of a new report documenting multiple unofficial wait lists of veterans seeking care at a Phoenix facility.1,700 veterans also waiting to be seen did not appear on any list.

Colorado’s Mark Udall – who is up for re-election this year – became the first Democratic senator to call for Shinseki to resign. “Secretary Shinseki must step down," Udall said in a statement. "We need new leadership who will demand accountability to fix these problems.”


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