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Military / Veterans Treatment / Walter Reed Commission #854253

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Mar 06, 2007
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(Studio: Katie Couric) Report introduced.

(Pentagon: David Martin) The investigation into the care for wounded veterans at the Walter Reed Army Medical Center and other military facilities featured; details given about special concerns about brain injuries and post-traumatic stress disorder. [Army Surgeon General Lt. Gen. Kevin KILEY†- says what is going on at Walter Reed is mirrored at other facilities.] [Senator Claire McCASKILL†- reads a veteran's letter calling for Kiley's resignation.] [President BUSH - says the treatment at Walter Reed is unacceptable.] [Commission head former Senator Bob DOLE - says the commission will investigate DOD and V.A. facilities nationwide.]

Couric, Katie;
Martin, David

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