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Preparing application packets for 2011 Eight & Forty Lung and Respiratory Disease Nursing Scholarship

Application packets are being prepared for the 2011 Eight & Forty Lung and Respiratory Disease Nursing Scholarship. Applications will be available to Registered Nurses starting February 1.

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Sending out Boys State program updates

The annual American Legion Boys State program update and information letter are being sent to all department program directors, chairpersons and adjutants.

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Continuing work to develop an online American Legion Youth Programs Alumni Association

The working group conducting development of an online American Legion Youth Programs Alumni Association are meeting to review a Web page mock-up and to continue refinements of the overall concept proposal.

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System Worth Saving Task Force visiting Houston VAMC

Members of the Legion’s System Worth Saving Task Force are visiting the VA medical center in Houston. Task force members will interview administrators and inspect the facilities as part of a year-long fact-finding tour of VA medical facilities nationwide.

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PTS-TBI ad-hoc committee meeting in Washington

Members of the Legion's PTS-TBS ad-hoc committee are meeting at the Legion's Washington office. The committee is looking at the way DoD and VA treat both conditions, as well as exploring alternate treatment methods. Presentations will be made by both DoD and VA.

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System Worth Saving Task Force visiting Cleveland, Houston VAMCs

Members of the Legion’s System Worth Saving Task Force are visiting the VA medical centers in Cleveland, Ohio, today and in Houston today and tomorrow. Task force members will interview administrators and inspect the facilities as part of a year-long fact-finding tour of VA medical facilities nationwide.

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System Worth Saving Task Force visiting Cleveland VAMC

Members of the Legion’s System Worth Saving Task Force are visiting the VA Medical Center in Cleveland, Ohio, today and tomorrow. Task force members will interview administrators and inspect the facilities as part of a year-long fact-finding tour of VA medical facilities nationwide.

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PTS-TBI ad-hoc committee meeting in Washington

Members of the Legion's PTS-TBS ad-hoc committee are meeting at the Legion's Washington office. The committee is looking at the way DoD and VA treat both conditions, as well as exploring alternate treatment methods.

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Attending mid-winter conferences in Wisconsin, Vermont

Americanism and Children & Youth staff are conducting flag-etiquette training sessions at the Department of Wisconsin Mid-Winter Conference, and are also attending the Department of Vermont’s Mid-Winter Conference to share information about youth programs.

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Preparing legislative agenda for 112th Congress

The Legion’s Legislative Division in Washington is preparing its agenda for the newly convened 112th Congress. The House Veterans Affairs Committee, under incoming chairman Rep. Jeff Miller, R-Fla., has scheduled its first meeting next Wednesday; several Legion Legislative staffers will attend.

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