"This study, which provides some answers to veterans from Camp Lejeune whose children have suffered from neural tube birth defects and childhood cancers, is further evidence that those who were exposed to contaminated water at Camp Lejeune should receive the health care they need and deserve," said Hagan.
Winston-Salem Journal: Benefits for vets to increase 1.5 percent, starting Jan. 1
November 21, 2013
Wilmington StarNews: Hagan pushes bill to improve habitats used for fishing, hunting
November 16, 2013
New Bern Sun Journal: Bill would boost N.C.s outdoor recreation economy, senator says
November 8, 2013
WBTV in Charlotte reported on Senator Hagan's efforts to keep interest rates low and her recent roundtable to discuss college affordability with North Carolina college leaders.
Tobacco remains an important part of North Carolina's $77 billion agriculture economy, with 2,000 small tobacco farmers calling North Carolina home. In support of these farmers, I recently sent a letter to Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack and Director of the U.S. Office of Management and Budget (OMB) Sylvia Burwell asking them to exempt the Tobacco Transition Payment Program (TTPP) funds from sequestration in 2014.