New Hope for VA

Hoover, Richard
February 2009
PN;Feb2009, Vol. 63 Issue 2, p10
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The article comments on the appointment of Eric Shinseki as the secretary of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. Shinseki has a distinguished career in the military and has served his country with honor. The veterans community is willing to help and support Shinseki in his efforts as long as he can prove his dedication and willingness to understand and listen to the veterans' concerns.


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