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Examining VA’s Processing of Gulf War Illness Claims

Thursday, July 13, 2017 | 9:30 AM 334 Cannon House Office Building, Washington, DC 20515

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Witness List

Mr. Bradley Flohr

Senior Advisor, Compensation Service

Veterans Benefits Administration

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs


Accompanied by:

Patrick Joyce, MD, MPH

Chief, Occupational Health Clinics, Washington VA Medical Center

Veterans Health Administration

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs


Ms. Melissa Emrey-Arras

Director, Education, Workforce and Income Security

U.S. Government Accountability Office


Mr. Zachary Hearn

Deputy Director for Claims

Veteran Affairs and Rehabilitation Division

The American Legion


Mr. Michael S. Figlioli

Deputy Director

National Veterans Service

Veterans of Foreign Wars


Mr. Anthony Hardie

National Board Chair & Director

Veterans for Common Sense

Statements for the Record

National Gulf War Resource Center

Mr. Paul Sullivan

Ms. Denise Nichols

Mr. Kirt Love

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