Care of Wounded Warriors

Former Senator Robert Dole talked about the changes being made to improve care for wounded veterans. The former senator, who was… read more

Former Senator Robert Dole talked about the changes being made to improve care for wounded veterans. The former senator, who was gravely wounded in World War II, is co-chair of President Bush’s Commission on Care for America’s Returning Wounded Warriors. The bipartisan commission released a report in August 2007 calling for rules to simplify the confusing standards for determining disability and compensation, eliminate overlapping activities between the Defense Department and the Veterans Administration, reduce inequities, and provide the tools for injured veterans to return to productive civilian lives. close

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National Press Club
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National Press Club Speech
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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
May 23, 2008
Last Aired:
Jan 28, 2009

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  • May 23, 2008 | 1:02pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 27, 2008 | 6:05pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 28, 2008 | 6:16am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 28, 2009 | 10:49pm EST | C-SPAN 3
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