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Fourteen percent of all military personnel are women, yet they get very little attention when it comes to veteran services.

This weekend the Washington State Department of Veterans Affairs is hosting a conference, Honoring the Past... Driving into the Future at the Tacoma Convention and Trade Center.

War reporter Alex Quade will emcee the event. She joined Mimi Jung on KING5 Morning News to talk of her experiences and the summit.

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