A joint session of the House and Senate Committees on Veterans' Affairs met recently to hear the testimony of American Legion National Commander Michael D. Helm. The hearing and question-and-answer session outlines the American Legion's legislative agenda. A video of the hearing is available on the UStream website at www.ustream.tv/recorded/59249293. Witnesses at the hearing are listed on the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs website at veterans.house.gov/hearing/joint-hearing-of-the-house-and-senate-veterans-affairs-committees-to-receive-the-legislati-0.
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