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Volunteers Clean Up Arlington Cemetery

Volunteers Clean Up Arlington Cemetery
US News Video by NewsLook

Almost 400 adults, 50 children clean up Arlington National Cemetery, despite morning rain. Adults prune and brace trees, aerate soil and put down lime, while the children plant perennials. Photo Credit: Tony Fischer Photography via Flickr.

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8:10AM PST on Nov 6, 2012

And why isn't our government keeping it clean??????? For the same reason disabled veterans are doing without medical care. $$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$

7:35AM PST on Nov 6, 2012

great idea

8:00AM PST on Nov 5, 2012

Hooray and thanks for the volunteers.

10:25AM PST on Nov 4, 2012

Thanks

11:46AM PDT on Sep 21, 2012

success in some ways but it is so sad that there are not people appointed to do this. what a lack of respect. the fact that volunteers were needed is sad

9:49AM PDT on Aug 1, 2012

its a shame that this happend gr corrie

5:49PM PDT on Jul 15, 2012

And why, pray tell, can't the military with its huge budget pay a crew to take care of its cemeteries? This is truly shameless.

1:32PM PDT on Jul 15, 2012

My Father is buried at Arlington National, these volunteers are like little Angels on Earth for doing this every year. It is a LOT of work and they do an awesome job!!!

9:04AM PDT on Jul 15, 2012

Volunteers are the best. Thank you and keep up the good work.

9:19AM PDT on Jul 14, 2012

To all who VOLUNTEER, THANK YOU!

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