The official blog of American Veteran Magazine, the national quarterly publication of AMVETS.

Thursday, June 24, 2010

Live from Capitol Hill: Adm. Mullen, Rural Vets Hearing and Honoring Korean War Vets

American Veteran is out in full force on Capitol Hill today.

This morning, American Veteran was on hand to listen to Chairman of the Joint Chiefs Adm. Mike Mullen for a breakfast hosted by The Hill.

American Veteran was also on hand for this morning's hearing before the House VA Health Subcommittee discussing telehealth and wireless healtch care solutions for rural/remote veterans. Rural and remote veterans' access to healthcare is one of AMVETS' top legislative priorities for 2010.

Finally, American Veteran joined House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and other Congressional leaders at the U.S. Capitol to honor America's Korean War veterans, leading up to the 60th anniversary of the conflict on Sunday, June 27.

We will bring you highlights from each of these events later today. Check back regularly with American Veteran Online for updates.

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