MEDIA ALERT: Press Conference Call with Parents of Marine Lost to Suicide on the Clay Hunt SAV Act

WHAT: Susan and Richard Selke, parents of Clay Hunt, a Marine who died by suicide in 2011, will speak to the press about the Clay Hunt SAV Act. The bill is expected to be passed by the House this afternoon and be sent to the Senate for consideration later this week.

WHO: Susan and Richard Selke, parents of Clay Hunt, an Iraq and Afghanistan war veteran who died by suicide in 2011.

     Alex Nicholson, IAVA legislative director

WHEN: Tuesday, Dec. 9, 2014, 5:00-5:30 p.m.

WHERE: Dial-in phone number: 1-(877)-746-4263

Enter code: 0201864#

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Note to media: Email or call 212-982-9699

About IAVA

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