Rep. Seth Moulton disagrees with Trump and Ocasio-Cortez on VA, says the department ‘is broken’

Washington (CNN)Democratic Rep. Seth Moulton, a Marine Corps veteran, said he disagrees with Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and President Donald Trump’s recent claims that the Department of Veteran Affairs isn’t in need of fixing, arguing Sunday that the department “is broken.” Moulton, who is also a 2020 presidential hopeful, told Tapper that veterans “deserve the best health care in the world — period. And it’s clear they are not getting it.” He added that the privatization of health care for veterans “should be an option” if the department is unable to sufficiently care for them. “It doesn’t mean that we should just dismantle the VA. If you ask veterans, they want to fix the VA,” Moulton said. “They want to improve …