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Candidates Battle For The Veterans' Vote

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As tens of thousands more men and women are expected home from Afghanistan by 2014, the battle for the vet vote is heating up. Next week, both candidates will address war veterans at their national convention in Reno, Nev. Guest host Linda Wertheimer speaks with two veterans: Tom Tarantino, legislative director at Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America, and Genevieve Chase, executive director of American Women Veterans.
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