The increasing reports of misconduct at numerous veterans hospitals other than Phoenix in recent weeks have prompted outrage among members of both parties demanding swift action. On Tuesday, Senator Richard Blumenthal, Democrat of Connecticut, repeated a call for the F.B.I. to pursue criminal violations.

This is not simply an indictment of the Obama Administration; it speaks to a culture of bureaucratic bloat, mismanagement, and a culture where accountability is a foreign concept.

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