Listening Session In Rhinelander
7:32 am
Sat August 24, 2013

State Legislators To Hear Veteran's Concerns

State Senator Tom Tiffany(R-Hazelhurst)
State Senator Tom Tiffany(R-Hazelhurst)
Credit WXPR

Three area state legislators are holding a listening session August 28  for area veterans.

State Senator Tom Tiffany, and Representatives Rob Swearingen and Mary Czaja will be holding the meeting along with state Veterans Affairs Secretary John Scocos.

Tiffany says Secretary Scocos agreed to come north again for the session... 

"...(the legislators) invited Sec. Scocos to hear from veterans in the Northwoods. There are a lot of veterans here in the the Northwoods. We want to hear the questions and concerns they might have. We want to make sure we are doing all we can to help our veterans out where possible...."

Scocos recently toured Camp American Legion in Lake Tomahawk.

The meeting Wednesday from 10 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.at the Veterans Center at 1002 Coon Street in Rhinelander.