|By PR Newswire||
|April 8, 2014 04:00 AM EDT||
WASHINGTON, April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Vietnam Veterans of America to hold Agent Orange Briefing on Thursday, April 10, 2014.
WHERE: 334 Cannon House Office Building
WHEN: Thursday, April 10, 2014
9:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M.
WHY: To discuss the realities of suspected intergenerational health effects of veterans' exposure to Agent Orange/dioxin and other toxic chemicals.
WHAT: Highlights of this event will include:
9:40 A.M.: Agent Orange Video Presentation
9:50 A.M.: Panel Discussion with 3 Vietnam Vets & Their Daughters
10:45 A.M.: Senator Richard Blumenthal (D-CT), sponsor of S.1602, the Toxic Exposure Research and Military Family Support Act.
Vietnam Veterans of America (www.vva.org) is the nation's only congressionally chartered veterans service organization dedicated to the needs of Vietnam-era veterans and their families. VVA's founding principle is "Never again will one generation of veterans abandon another."
SOURCE Vietnam Veterans of America