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Segment 1: The children of those killed in the line of duty face an average shortfall of about $32,000 when it comes to paying for a college degree. That's where Children of Fallen Patriots Foundation (Fallen Patriots) comes in. Fallen Patriots team member, and Former SEAL, Chris Petrakos and former Fallen Patriots scholarship recipient Dee Muniz tell us all about the program that's given $27 million to 1,400 Gold Star students.