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Acting Deputy Secretary Pamela Powers Visits Durham VA

The Acting Deputy Secretary with the Department of Veterans Affairs made a stop in Durham on Tuesday. Pamela Powers met with staff at the Durham VA to learn more about their handling of patients throughout the pandemic. She spoke with WRAL after the tour, saying the staff at facilities across the country have excelled at rising up to the challenge. Hear her full conversation with David Crabtree on the Coronavirus Podcast News Brief, available for download on Wednesday afternoon.