Blumenthal: PACT act will help ‘millions of our nation’s heroes’

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Sen. Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn., and Amy Antioho, the widow of an Army officer who died of brain cancer after working near burn pits in Afghanistan, react to the passage of the PACT Act.

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