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02-24-1998 VUERANS AFFAIRS ADVISOR 0ARD CITY OF LAS CRUCES P.O. DRAWER 2000 LAS CRUCES , NEW MEXICO 88004 24 February 1998 The board convened at 1300 at the Branigan Memorial Library in the Board Room. Roll call was taken. Present were Chairman Joe Heintz, Vice Chairman Warren Rogers, AMVETS rep Noel Cooley, VFW rep Robert Wiley. This constitutes a quorum. Also present were Louise Rutledge rep Senator Domenici and Donna McClanahan rep Joe Skeen. The minutes of the last meeting were approved as written. Reports of Committees : Joe Heintz made a report on the current status of the park. Work on the park will start in April of this year. Joe Heintz reported on the status of the town hall meeting to be held in the city council chambers from 6 to 8 p.m. on 25 February. This is a seminar to inform veterans of the latest status of various veterans programs, benefits, and regulations. Louise Rutledge reported that Senator Domenici was not in favor of any action at this time in regard to Iraq and that he opposed any action by the Senate. Donna McClanahan reported that Representative Joe Skeen was taking positive action to restrain the abusive actions of the IRS . The meeting adjourned at 1400 . The next meeting will be 24 March at 1300 here at the library. Warren Rogers Acting Secretary