March 13th, 2012
07:46 PM ET

Pawlenty tips Romney for 'breakthrough moment'

Former Minnesota Governor Tim Pawlenty says a win for Mitt Romney in either Alabama or Mississippi would represent a "breakthrough moment" that will prove Romney can win in all parts of the country, and is the clear choice of Republicans for the GOP nomination. If he wins, Pawlenty told Erin Burnett, "the script gets re-written."

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March 13th, 2012
02:10 PM ET

Is America doing enough for veterans?

By Erin Burnett

According to a study by the Defense Department, 1 in 6 returning soldiers show symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder or PTSD.

The condition often leads to addiction, domestic violence and suicide.

And yet less than 40% of veterans that exhibit symptoms of PTSD actually seek help.

Mostly, they say, because it would make them seem weak and keep them from promotion.

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