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Burr joins Camp Lejeune toxic water fight

Posted September 29, 2015

U.S. Sen. Richard Burr

Sen. Richard Burr will testify before a Veterans' Affairs Committee Tuesday on toxic exposure at Camp Lejeune.

Thousands of Marines and their families were exposed to toxins and radiation when they were stationed at the base from 1957 to 1987.
Burr says he will discuss his efforts to hold the VA accountable and will talk about his recent meetings with VA Secretary Bob McDonald.


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