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The Create Your Own Life Show

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The best in the world compete with themselves, continually trying to be the beat their best. They shift their vision to creating success for others, and their success becomes massive. They locate the best and learn everything they can from them. They know there's not short cut, it will take more tim… read more


803: Creating a Solution to the Veteran Suicide Epidemic | John Spagnola

About This Episode:

John Spagnola is an experienced Chief Executive Officer with a demonstrated history of working in Federal Government Relations. Strong business professional, skilled in Business Planning, Coaching, Federal Government, Lobbying, Federal Legislation, Entrepreneurship, Event Management. and Coalition Building.

Consulting and Advocacy Strategies to Assist Non Profits and Businesses with Issues Regarding Government and Legislative Policy Matters, Coalition Builder and Federal Lobbyist who focuses on safeguarding veterans and their health. Works in conjunction with doctors and mental health specialists and Veteran Service Organizations as well as other aligned groups. Dedicated to spotlighting the underlying causes versus the symptoms of veteran concerns.

Helped passed the Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act and the COVER Act that conducts pilot programs on complementary medicine. Worked with US Congress to initiate a Government Accountability Office Investigation (GAO) and a National Academy of Science, Engineering and Medicine (NAS) Study into veteran suicides.

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