Rep. Tulsi Gabbard: Burn pits, the Agent Orange of our generation

Op-Eds – Rep. Tulsi Gabbard: Burn pits, the Agent Orange of our generation. By Rep. Tulsi Gabbard | May 10, 2019 12:05 AM. Because of our record production levels, America is less dependent on imports.

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"The level of awareness among members of Congress on the problems from burn pits is abysmally low," said Rep. Tulsi Gabbard, D-Hawaii and an Army National Guard soldier who served in Iraq in.

Washington, DC-Rep. Tulsi Gabbard (HI-02), joined by Brian Mast (FL-18) and Senators Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) and Dan Sullivan (R-AK), today introduced bipartisan and bicameral legislation to evaluate the exposure of U.S. servicemembers to open burn pits and toxic airborne chemicals. Video of Rep. Tulsi Gabbard’s Speech is Available Here

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Rep. Tulsi Gabbard today introduced legislation to evaluate the exposure of US servicemembers to open burn pits and toxic airborne chemicals.. act called burn pits "the Agent Orange of post 9.

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WASHINGTON, DC (May 15, 2018) – Thursday, May 17 at 10 AM ET, Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America (IAVA), the leading post-9/11 veterans empowerment organization, will unite with Representatives Brian Mast (R-FL) and Tulsi Gabbard (D-HI) for a historic press conference focused on burn pits-which could be the Agent Orange of our generation.

 · Rep. Gabbard, Founder and Co-Chair of the post-9/11 veterans caucus, said: “Burn pits are the Agent Orange of post 9/11 veterans. Over 165,000 veterans have registered their names in the Burn.

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