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Study Highlights Issue of Uninsured Vets

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Study Highlights Issue of Uninsured Vets

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Study Highlights Issue of Uninsured Vets

Study Highlights Issue of Uninsured Vets

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One in eight veterans under age 65 are without basic health insurance or access to a veterans' hospital, according to a new study from the Harvard Medical School. The study was the focus of a House panel hearing Wednesday.

Paul Rieckoff, executive director of the Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America, talks with Anthony Brooks.