Sen. Tim Johnson, D-S.D., was awarded AVMA's Advocacy Award by AVMA CEO Dr. Ron DeHaven and President Dr. René Carlson. Johnson was acknowledged for his support of the veterinary profession, including his sponsorship of the Veterinary Medicine Loan Repayment Program Enhancement Act, a bill Dr. DeHaven said "will help to ensure that our nation's livestock are healthy, that our food supply is safe and secure, and our nation's public health is protected."

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