The California Republican beat out Reps. Jeff Miller (R-Fla.) and Pete King (R-N.Y.).
Senior VA officials received bonuses as veterans waited weeks or months to get treatment.
House Republicans say they won’t let go of the VA scandal.
Sanders said lawmakers have agreed to budget cuts to help fund any bill.
Lawmakers say they learned nothing from a classified briefing on the prisoner swap.
House passed bill to grant VA chief more authority to fire executives for poor performance.