Huge Victory for Women Warriors and Caregivers

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Could you afford to lose $60,300 right now?

If you're the fulltime caregiver for a seriously injured veteran, that's how much income, on average, your family stands to lose during the rehabilitation process.

The brave mothers, fathers, husbands, wives, sons and daughters who care for our nation's wounded veterans are serving our country tremendously, and they shouldn't be worried about paying the bills. And now, help is finally coming.

Yesterday, the President signed the Caregivers and Veterans Omnibus Health Services Act of 2010 into law - a bill that IAVA has been pushing for over three years. Check out this quick video we made outside the White House right after the bill sign