TITLE

PVA president's message

AUTHOR(S)
Pleva Sr., Randy L.
PUB. DATE
February 2008
SOURCE
PN;Feb2008, Vol. 62 Issue 2, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author reflects on the Advocacy/Legislation Seminar offered by Paralyzed Veterans of America Government Relations Department in Washington D.C. He shares his experience meeting with Senator John Rockefeller. He notes that attending the seminar has opened a door for him that he thinks might have remained closed otherwise. He cites the friendships formed because of the seminar.
ACCESSION #
28399962

 

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