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Ten thousand vets expected at Wisconsin convention

MILWAUKEE (WKOW) -- About 10,000 veterans are expected to attend the American Legion national convention in Milwaukee.

The convention runs from Aug. 27 through Sept. 2. Speakers include House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and House Minority Leader John Boehner. Defense Secretary Robert Gates and Secretary of Veterans Affairs Eric Shinseki are also expected to speak.

The American Legion expects 10,000 veterans at the convention.

 

 

 

 

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