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Is the Department of Veterans Affairs ready to handle the expected increase in medical requests?

Yes32 %32 %32 % 32.50 % (39)
No61 %61 %61 % 61.67 % (74)
I do not know4 %4 %4 % 4.17 % (5)
I have no opinion0 %0 %0 % 0.83 % (1)
Other, please list in comments0 %0 %0 % 0.83 % (1)

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1745: American New Englanders captured Louisburg, Cape Breton, from the French.

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