Women Veterans Health Care Improvement Act Passes House

The Women Veterans Health Care Improvement Act, sponsored by Rep. Stephanie Herseth Sandlin (D-SD) has passed in the House. The bill now goes on to be voted on in the Senate.

H.R. 1211 seeks to expand and improve health care services for women veterans, especially those serving in Iraq and Afghanistan, from the Department of Veterans Affairs.

Watch Herseth Sandlin discuss her bill at our screening on Capitol on March 31st, 2009.


Each year I manage to see a couple [of films] that I can’t get out of my head. This year one of the films was Lioness.

- Melissa Silverstein, WOMEN AND HOLLYWOOD

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