Rep. Tulsi Gabbard: Burn pits, the Agent Orange of our generation

Burn Pits were used extensively in Iraq and Afghanistan to dispose of a wide variety of waste materials. Burn pit exposure has the potential to be the "Agent Orange" of the post-9/11 military generation," said Marine Corps League.

Before her passing, she called burn pits the Agent Orange for the generation of veterans returning from Iraq and afghanistan.. rep. tulsi gabbard and Sen. Amy Klobuchar have also taken up burn.

– Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard (D-Hawaii), a major in the Hawaii National Guard, introduced legislation Tuesday alongside Congressman Brian Mast (R-Florida) to explore the exposure of over 140,000 service members and veterans have had to burn pits, which she calls "the Agent Orange of the post-9/11 generation."

Make no mistake: Burn pits are the Agent Orange of our generation of veterans. After coming home, many of our friends started to come down with rare cancers, lung diseases, neurological disorders.

That limited the Agent. that “burn pits could be the Agent Orange for our generation of veterans.” The VA’s Airborne Hazards and Open Burn Pits Registry is at.

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Disabled veteran takes fight for burn pit benefits to nation's capitol Are Burn Pits the Agent Orange for the Nation’s Youngest Veterans? It took Vietnam War veterans nearly two decades to receive compensation from exposure to Agent Orange and now, veterans of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan who were exposed to burn pits face a similar battle

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Read more about Tulsi Gabbard: Wedding, Ethnicity, Parents, Education, lives on the line in service to this country. – Rep. Tulsi Gabbard (@TulsiPress) June 8, 2018. Burn pits are the Agent Orange of the post-9/11 generation of veterans.

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