Rep. Tulsi Gabbard: Burn pits, the Agent Orange of our generation. Rep. Tulsi Gabbard. Friday May 10, 2019. Marine Cpl. Nicholas James Wrobel passed away due to respiratory and cardiac failure. He.
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"These burn pits are the Agent Orange of the post-9/?11 generation of veterans," said Rep. Tulsi Gabbard, a Hawaii Democrat, referring to the toxin that affected Vietnam veterans. Gabbard, an Iraq War veteran, ruefully recalled seeing fellow service members who lived and worked near the burn pits sick with something they called "the crud" – a.
Exposure to burn pits can produce serious and potentially life-threatening health effects, including neurological disorders, rare forms of cancer, lung diseases, and more-triggering some to call the crisis the ‘Agent Orange’ of the post-9/11 generation
Brian Mast, Tulsi Gabbard Team Up to Help Veterans. – This week, U.S. Rep. Brian Mast, R-Fla., and U.S. Rep. Tulsi Gabbard, D-Hi., teamed up to unveil a bill which would evaluate the more than 140,000 members of the Armed Forces and veterans who were exposed to open burn pits and airborne toxic chemicals over more than three decades.
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Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard is exactly right – toxic burn pits are the Agent Orange of our generation. That’s why we teamed up to introduce the Burn Pits Accountability Act earlier this year. Together we can make sure veterans exposed to burn pits have access to the best care our country has to offer.
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Another veteran, Rep. Tulsi Gabbard, D-Hawaii, who served with the Hawaii Army National Guard in Iraq, said, "These burn pits are the Agent Orange of the post-9/11 generation." Around the burn.
Bill introduced to fight Agent Orange of Post-9/11 vets – burn pits The bipartisan bill calls for evaluation of the extent of exposure to burn pits. Read More
Navy vets exposed to Agent Orange get new hope for benefits Sprayed and betrayed: Veterans exposed to Agent Orange. – Veterans exposed to Agent Orange feel abandoned by VA Navy deck logs obtained by Target 8 show Mike Kvintus was on the destroyer in Da Nang harbor watching as the military sprayed agent Orange from above. He suffers from conditions tied to Agent Orange exposure, but he was denied benefits. The VA says his illnesses are not tied to exposure.