Trump signs whistleblower protection order at Veterans Affairs

US President Donald Trump signs an executive order that creates a new whistleblower protection office at the Department of Veterans Affairs.VIDEO: REUTERS

WASHINGTON (REUTERS) - United States President Donald Trump signed an executive order on Thursday (April 27) that creates a new whistleblower protection office at the Department of Veterans Affairs. 

Trump said the new office will "give our veterans the healthcare they need and the healthcare they deserve". 

He added that the creation of the new office is designed to hold anyone who "fail our veterans" accountable.