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Jennifer Hooker
Jennifer Hooker

My dad is a Vietnam vet and my son was born with medical and mental issues. Since attending an agent orange town hall meeting I now wonder was it actually agent orange that caused his issues. The government needs to stand up and be accountable for our vets as well as our children.

Poet-Elizabeth Lynn Welch

i am a veteran who served in korea and we need all the help for our veterans we can get. I am a breast cancer advocate because i would not allow my cancer to take me out! Being in the military gave me the drive and determination to never quit! There is no excuse not to be helping our soldiers who our fighting for Your freedom. Getting there body parts blown off for you and we can spend money and bullshit programs but we cant take care of our men and women like me who on their free will chose...

i am a veteran who served in korea and we need all the help for our veterans we can get. I am a breast cancer advocate because i would not allow my cancer to take me out! Being in the military gave me the drive and determination to never quit! There is no excuse not to be helping our soldiers who our fighting for Your freedom. Getting there body parts blown off for you and we can spend money and bullshit programs but we cant take care of our men and women like me who on their free will chose to serve and protect to very lawmakers who are basically deciding not to help them why they sleep very comfortably in there million dollar homes while a good majority of our vets are homeless! Wake the hell up you better hope people in congress and in the senate it doesnt happen to one of your kids. I was a reseacher a one of the finest research hospitals in NE in I was diagnosed with Stage 3B Breast Cancer with 14 lymph Nodes also being positive with cancer. This is a very bad cancer. I had to quit my job and go on medicaid. Because the chemotherapy treatments are 45,000. Per treatment. I had 16 total and 36 radiation treatments. Plus reconstuction surgery . So far the bill is over 8 million dollars at least. My point is this people arent numbers they are human beings and they need to start being treated like people so start doing your part.

Dennis Mitchell
Dennis Mitchell

My husband was Vietnam Vet!! Agent Orange, to diabetic, to pancreatic cancer, passed 4-6-12!!!!!!! I am signing this Shirley Mitchell

Barbara Belkowski Borowski

My late husband was a Vietnam Vet. He passed away five years ago from prostate cancer that the VA determined was caused by exposure to Agent Orange. Our first child was stillborn. Our surviving son has mental health issues. I always wonder if both were also caused by AO.

Stacey Tyree
Stacey Tyree

I am the daughter of a Vietnam vet. My dad was there and exposed to agent orange. I was born with a birth defect. I'm told it's called Poland's syndrome. I also have Graves thyroid disease, celiac disease, hypoglycemic, my joints ache daily. I'm 43. My younger brother also is dealing with issues and was born with a defect.

Mike Barnowski
Mike Barnowski
  • Stacey Tyree

I hope this petition works for you, Tracey ! I recently found out that my grandson (11 years old) also has Poland's disease. Can you offer me any thoughts on the difficulties you have lived through so I may have some insight on this as Trevor grows?

Bill J. Spence
Bill J. Spence

More than glad to sign the petition....

Rick Daprick
Rick Daprick

WE STARTED THIS , LETS FINISH THIS! ALSO, LETS BRING "THEM" ALL HOME!

Lori Schulte
Lori Schulte

I have been waiting for something like this for a long time, as I too, am the daughter of a Vietnam Vet. Spina bifida (closed form they do not cover), lipomatosis and epidural lipomatosis, extra lumbar vertebrae, cysts in a # of places, that all require surgery...child #1 almost blind in one eye, tight achilles tendon causing tip toeing. Child #2 has all the same things that I have..thank you to whomever put this together!

G. Sandy Bukowski
G. Sandy Bukowski

My friends' son has stage 3 colon cancer and even though he worked, had a job, he is still not covered completely for what Agent Orange probably did to him....no history of it in the family on either side, but Dad was in Vietnam... If anyone knows where I can try to help them get some money to pay for all of the testing and surgeries, please let me know.

Robert Lower
Robert Lower
  • G. Sandy Bukowski

go to this place on the web they are the SECOND GENERATION and the GRANDCHILDREN OF VIETNAM VETERANS, THIRD GENERATION they can talk where to go for help and gave you the support everybody need now http://covvha.net/

Betty Mekdeci
Betty Mekdeci

My thanks to everyone who has signed the petition and made comments. The more signatures we get, the more likely.
the children will finally receive the care they need. Best wishes, Betty Mekdeci, Exectuvie Director Birth Defect Research for Children.

Nancy   Joey Lencki
Nancy Joey Lencki
  • Betty Mekdeci

Thank You Betty Mekdeci for All that you Do!!! My Husband is a Vietnam Veteran shot down in a Chopter crash, sole survivor of 9 of his Buddies....Not only does Joe Suffer from injuries to his spine, But by the Grace of Our Lord He walks, but suffers in alot of Pain....He to, was in AO- 1967-1969...We have 4 Beautiful childen three of who Suffer Severe Back Pain, Spinal stenosis, tears, Bulging discs, arthritus, Severe joint pain, Migraines for one daughter & Severe back issue, Our Two sons...

Thank You Betty Mekdeci for All that you Do!!! My Husband is a Vietnam Veteran shot down in a Chopter crash, sole survivor of 9 of his Buddies....Not only does Joe Suffer from injuries to his spine, But by the Grace of Our Lord He walks, but suffers in alot of Pain....He to, was in AO- 1967-1969...We have 4 Beautiful childen three of who Suffer Severe Back Pain, Spinal stenosis, tears, Bulging discs, arthritus, Severe joint pain, Migraines for one daughter & Severe back issue, Our Two sons have had Major surgery to stabilize their Spine, and Suffer Severe PAIN! Our Oldest daughter has Cysts, Severe joint pain, Fibromyalia,...We also have one grandson with tight achilles tendon and has walked tip-toed since He could walk, He is now 14....I could say more, but you get the problems Our children & grandchildren have... PLEASE SIGN the PETITION!!! We thank you FROM the BOTTOM of OUR HEARTS !! Our VETERANS (VIETNAM & ALL OTHER VETERANS, NEED to be taken CARE of!!! Thank You for Listening & Reading....God Bless, Prayers are with All those who Suffer and in NEED of MEDICAL ATTENTION....... <3 <3

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