Dr. Ronny Jackson’s nomination to lead Veterans Affairs is going down in flames as a Senate committee delays confirmation hearings amid disturbing revelations about his past conduct.

The Senate Veterans Affairs Committee delayed the hearings over allegations he oversaw a hostile work environment as the White House physician, improperly dispensed medication and excessive drinking on the job, an unnamed source told the New York Times.

I guess the excessive drinking explains Jackson’s press conference during which he lied to the American people that Donald Trump weighs 239 pounds and could live for a very, very long time because he’s so healthy.

Donald Trump likes to brag that he hires the best people. Well, he certainly didn’t go about vetting Jackson. Sen. Richard Blumenthal said, “The Senate only received paperwork from the Trump administration formalizing Dr. Jackson’s nomination last week,” the New York Times reports. “It has been really careless, maybe even negligent about the vetting in a number of these nominations, Blumenthal continued.

Of course, Twitter is having a field day as Dr. Ronny Jackson’s nomination goes down in flames: