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

"These burn pits are the Agent Orange of the post-9/11 generation of veterans," said Rep. Tulsi Gabbard, D-Hawaii. Gabbard recently joined a growing House effort to pass a Burn Pits.

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Key Points. Tulsi has led efforts to help service members who have been exposed to burn pits while on active duty, along with their families; Tulsi has introduced and co-sponsored legislation to assist those who have been affected, and also serves as a member of the Congressional Burn Pit Caucus

Washington, D.C. – U.S. Representatives Brian Mast (FL-18) and Tulsi Gabbard (HI-02) today introduced bipartisan legislation to evaluate the exposure of U.S. servicemembers and veterans to open burn pits and toxic airborne chemicals. Over 140,000 servicemembers and veterans have reported exposure to burn pits and toxic airborne chemicals over the past three decades.

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#BurnPits are the Agent Orange of post 9/11 veterans. Over 165,000 veterans have registered their names in the burn pit registry, something that’s voluntary, but there are millions of our troops who have been exposed to these toxic burn pits during their deployment.

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"These burn pits are the Agent Orange of the post-9/11 generation of veterans," said Rep. Tulsi Gabbard, a Hawaii Democrat, referring to the toxin that affected Vietnam War veterans.

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