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For Immediate Release
Office of the Press Secretary
March 9, 2007

Fact Sheet: The President's Commission on Care for America's Returning Wounded Warriors
President Bush Names Seven Individuals To Join Bob Dole And Donna Shalala On Commission

     Fact sheet In Focus: Veterans

Today, The White House Released The Names Of Seven Individuals Chosen To Serve On The President's Commission On Care For America's Returning Wounded Warriors. On Tuesday, March 6, President Bush signed an Executive Order to establish this Commission, which will conduct a comprehensive review of the care America is providing our wounded servicemen and women returning from the battlefield.

These Seven Individuals Will Join Commission Co-Chairs, Former Senator Bob Dole And Former U.S. Department Of Health And Human Services Secretary Donna Shalala. Commission members include two veterans wounded in Iraq, the wife of an Army Staff Sergeant wounded in Iraq, the Chairman and CEO of a non-profit that constructs "comfort homes" for families of hospitalized military personnel and veterans, two leaders in the health care industry, and an expert on veterans affairs and military health care.

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