VA Committee Hearing

Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) listens to testimony at a Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee hearing on outreach programs in Vermont for service members returning from Iraq and Afghanistan. (Photo by Renée Bouchard for the U.S. Senate.)

Lt. Col. John C. Boyd, deputy chief of staff for personnel for the Vermont Army National Guard, testifies before the U.S. Senate Veterans'Affairs Committee about a Vermont veterans outreach program. (Photo by Renée Bouchard for the U.S. Senate.)

Following the hearing, Sen. Sanders met in his office with Lt. Col. Boyd and Major Randy Gates, State Family Program director of the Family Readiness Program.

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