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Congressman Robert PittengerCHARLOTTE – Congressman Robert Pittenger’s Military and Veterans Specialist, Bob Becker, has received the Special Recognition Award from the Military Order of the Purple Heart in recognition of his tireless efforts to assist local veterans.

“Providing excellent constituent service is a top priority. When I was first elected to serve, I made it a priority to hire the best constituent service experts available, including Bob Becker, who has helped tens of thousands of veterans cut through red tape,” said Congressman Pittenger (NC-09). “We are proud of Bob and pleased to see his hard work recognized.”Local veterans who live in North Carolina’s 9th Congressional District are welcome to contact Congressman Pittenger’s office at 704-362-1060 to receive assistance with VA issues. Congressman Pittenger’s team also includes specialists who can assist with issues involving Social Security, Medicare, Medicaid, passports, small business issues, and other federal agencies.