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Legislative goals for the new year.

DAV has fought in Washington, D.C., to protect veterans’ rights since its founding almost 100 years ago. No one knows better about issues veterans face than veterans themselves. Because of that, the organization’s legislative and policy goals are based directly on resolutions submitted by DAV departments and chapters across the country, with DAV members serving as the driving force behind the organization’s advocacy mission. At last year’s national convention in Orlando, Fla., members adopted resolutions ranging from improvements to veterans benefits and access to VA health care to research into toxic exposure and alternative treatments for post-traumatic stress disorder. “For nearly a century now, DAV has responded to the changing needs of veterans by ensuring that their voices are heard

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