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(Studio: Aaron Brown) The latest figures on Americans who have died in Iraq cited.
(Capitol Hill: Joe Johns) The problem of caring for the families of members of the military who are killed in action examined; scenes shown of a funeral in Houma, Louisiana; details given of legislation to change the death benefits for the families of soldiers killed in combat. [Soldier's widow Donna GILMORE- calls the money a government slap in the face; hopes the bill passes.] [Senator Jeff SESSIONS - comments on the death benefit for soldiers.] [Military Officers Assn. of America president retired Adm. Norbert RYAN- says service is valued.] [National Military Family Assn. Kathy MOAKLER- states the case for all service members.]
- Brown, Aaron;
- Johns, Joe
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