Senate Holds Hearing on Veterans' Mental Health
Valerie Pallotta (R), mother of deceased Vermont National Guard combat veteran Joshua Pallotta, and Susan Selke (L), mother of deceased Marine Corps combat veteran Clay Hunt, testify during a hearing of the Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee on "Veterans' Mental Health and Suicide", November 19, 2014 in Washington, DC. New legislation taken up by the Senate named The Clay Hunt Suicide Prevention for America Veterans Act calls for independent evaluations of all mental health-care and suicide-prevention programs in VA and the Defense Department.
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