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Agent Orange: Exposure of Vietnam Veterans, Hearing Before the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations of the Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce, House of Representatives, Ninety-Sixth Congress, Second Session, September 25, 1980   [open pdf - 113MB]

This is the September 25, 1980 hearing on "Agent Orange: Exposure of Vietnam Veterans," held before the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations of the U.S. House Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce. From the opening statement of Bob Eckhardt: "In the past month, this Congress has begun to awaken to the massive implications of the introduction of toxic chemicals into our human environment. [...] Today, we seek to question whether the Government has shown an appreciation for the extent of the health problems traceable to the military use of agent orange in Vietnam." Statements, letters, and materials submitted for the record include those of the following: Joan Z. Bernstein, David E. Bonior, Steve Champlin, Max Cleland, Donald L. Custis, Thomas A. Daschle, Jon R. Furst, Lewis A. Golinker, William J. Jacoby Jr., Guy H. McMichael, John A. Moore, Robert O. Muller, Charles Peckarsky, Leslie Platt, and Barclay Shepard.

Report Number:
Serial No. 96-229
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Date:
1981
Copyright:
Public Domain
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U. S. Government Publishing Office: http://www.gpo.gov/
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pdf
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