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Washington, D.C. – U.S. Representatives Brian Mast (FL-18) and Tulsi Gabbard (HI-02) today introduced bipartisan legislation to evaluate the exposure of U.S. servicemembers and veterans to open burn pits and toxic airborne chemicals.Over 140,000 servicemembers and veterans have reported exposure to burn pits and toxic airborne chemicals over the past three decades.

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online and use the FRA Action Center to ask their Representative to support this. FRA-supported legislation, Burn Pits Accountability Act. by reps. tulsi gabbard (hawaii). agent orange issue of their generation.” The VA.

I often wonder how my own health will continue to be affected in the years to come. As the daughter of Vietnam veteran who was exposed to Agent Orange, I’ve observed how toxic exposures can plague you for decades long after the wars we fight in-and we know burn pits could be our generation’s Agent Orange.

#BurnPits are the Agent Orange of the Post 9/11 generation. I’ve seen firsthand the damage caused by burn pits on my brothers and sisters in arms who survived combat and came home, but are now suffering from rare cancers, lung diseases, neurological disorders and more.

IAVA Capitol Hill Burn Pits Press Conference 5.17.2018 Veterans News – Agent Orange [01] —- (Some Vietnam Veterans are Just Now Experiencing the Effects). KBurn Pit Toxic Exposure [66] —- (Help Urged For Vets Sickened by Burn Pits).. “We have for years evaluated the threats to our aircraft carriers and the other.. Tulsi Gabbard (D-HI), and a panel of advocates and experts urging new.

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Tulsi introduced H.R. 5671 – Burn Pits Accountability Act, a bipartisan bill, to evaluate exposure to open burn pits and toxic airborne chemicals, and begin the process of ensuring proper care and services for the nation’s servicemembers and veterans

Rep. Tulsi Gabbard on MSNBC: Saudi Arabia is Not Our Ally. Tulsi's Bill to Evaluate US Troops' Exposure to toxic burn pits. Some are calling it the 'agent orange' of the post 9-11 generation, right in the middle of it, as.