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Rep. Scott Rigell, Virginia Republican, questions the shoddy culture that has accompanied the Veterans Affairs scandal.

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Rep. Scott Rigell, Virginia Republican, questions the shoddy culture that has accompanied the Veterans Affairs scandal.

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U.S. Sen. John Hoeven, of North Dakota, is flanked by Lavonne Liversage, right, director of the Fargo Veterans Affairs Medical Center, and hospital chief of staff Dr. Breton Weintraub during a meeting at the hospital with representatives with veterans groups on Thursday, May 29, 2014. (AP Photo/Dave Kolpack)

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This Oct. 9, 2013 photo provided by Oregon State University in Corvallis, Ore., shows an ancient fossilized tick containing bacteria similar to the ones that cause Lyme disease. Findings by George Poinar Jr. published in the journal Historical Biology in April 2014 indicate that the tick-borne disease probably existed long before there were people to get it. (AP Photo/Oregon State University)

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Illinois Sen. Michael Frerichs, D-Champaign, speaks to reporters outside the Senate chambers at the Illinois State Capitol Thursday, May 29, 2014, in Springfield Ill. (AP Photo/Seth Perlman)

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House Veterans Affairs Committee Chairman Rep. Jeff Miller, R-Fla. is joined by Republican members and veterans in calling for reforms in the wake of allegations of gross mismanagement and misconduct at Veterans Administration hospitals possibly leading to patient deaths, Thursday, May 29, 2014, during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington. Earlier, House Speaker John Boehner said he isn't ready to join other members of Congress who say Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki should resign over the scandal. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

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FILE - In this April 2, 2014 file photo, Teresa Lynch, owner of Dynamic Tanning in DeKalb, Ill., wipes down a tanning bed. Tanning beds and sun lamps will carry new warnings that they should not be used by anyone under age 18, under a government action Thursday, May 29, 2014, aimed at reducing rising rates of skin cancer linked to the radiation-emitting devices. (AP Photo/Daily Chronicle, Monica Maschak, File) MANDATORY CREDIT

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Tea Freedman-Susskind of Redmond, Wash., celebrates after spelling "camembert" during the semifinal round of the National Spelling Bee, on Thursday, May 29, 2014, in Oxon Hill, Md. (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci)

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Tea Freedman-Susskind of Redmond, Wash., right, is congratulated after spelling "camembert" correctly during the semifinal round of the National Spelling Bee, Thursday, May 29, 2014, in Oxon Hill, Md. (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci)