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Sen. Sherrod Brown to introduce VA nominee, former P&G CEO Robert McDonald

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Sen. Sherrod Brown will introduce Veterans' Affairs nominee and former Procter & Gamble executive Robert Brown at the Senate Committee on Veterans' Affairs hearing Tuesday.

President Barack Obama selected McDonald as his choice for secretary of Veterans' Affairs last month. If confirmed by the Senate, McDonald would replace acting VA secretary Sloan Gibson, who replaced Eric Shinseki as head of the agency.

McDonald spent 33 years with P&G and served as the CEO of the company from July 2009 until June 2013.

The hearing is set to begin at 3 p.m. Watch the live stream here.

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