The hospital was at the center of last year’s controversy over secret wait lists.
Senior VA officials received bonuses as veterans waited weeks or months to get treatment.
Interim VA Secretary Sloan Gibson said it's "one of the most important jobs in government."
The measure finally passed 426-0.
If Gibson accepts, it would mark his first Hill appearance as VA secretary.
The retired general's name was floated to replace former Secretary Eric Shinseki.
Multiple bills to reform the Veterans Affairs Department have been proposed.
The Speaker said Shinseki's resignation "changes nothing."
Obama will discuss if Shinseki still "has the capacity" to lead the VA.
Lawmakers said they could sense other issues are "not a top priority."
Ellmers last week voted in favor of the Veterans Affairs Management Act.
The House Committee on Veterans' Affairs is threatening subpoenas for noncompliance.
Records were written over, a process a former worker called “bringing them back to life.”
It is unclear when the House and Senate will release their conferenced VA reform bill.
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The Senate VA chairman said often long wait times can be blamed on staffing.
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The senator called the situation "unacceptable."
Senate Appropriations Committee leaders want a probe to begin "immediately."
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Rep. Adam Smith (D-Wash.) did not join those calling for Shinseki to resign.
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"If the facts reveal that [Shinseki] neglected his duties, then he should go," Dole said.