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Jon Runyan's Public Statements on Issue: Veterans

Full Name: Jon Daniel Runyan
Office: U.S. House (NJ) - District 3, Republican
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife, Loretta; 3 Children: Jon Jr., Alyssa, Isabella
Birth Date: 11/27/1973
Birth Place: Flint, MI
Home City: Mount Laurel, NJ
Date Title
Issue Position: Military & Veterans Affairs
June 10, 2014 Runyan Issues Statement Following Passage of Veterans Access to Care Act
June 3, 2014 Letter to Kenneth Mizrach, Director of the VA New Jersey Health Care System- Demanding Answers About VA Facilities that Treat NJ Vets
May 30, 2014 Runyan Issues Statement Following VA Secretary's Resignation
May 1, 2014 Runyan, Holt secure $20 Million For Veteran Suicide Prevention in House-Passed Bill
March 20, 2014 Runyan, Holt Renew Bipartisan Effort To Reduce Military Suicides
March 17, 2014 Letter to Rodney Frelinghuysen, John Culberson, Pete Visclosky, Sanford Bishop - Increase Funding for Military and Veteran Suicide Prevention and Outreach Programs
Feb. 26, 2014 Runyan Reintroduces Veterans COLA Bills
Feb. 5, 2014 HVAC Examines Impact, Implementation of Veterans Benefits Technologies
Jan. 16, 2014 Letter to Buck McKeon, Chairman of the House Armed Services Committee, and Adam Smith, Ranking Member of the House Armed Services Committee - COLA for Military retirees
Dec. 19, 2013 Runyan Supports Legislation to Exempt Military Retirees from COLA Cuts
Dec. 4, 2013 Hearing of the Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs Subcommittee of the House Veterans' Affairs Committee - Adjudicating VA's Most Complex Disability Claims
Nov. 13, 2013 Runyan Statement on Passage of Veterans COLA Act of 2013
Nov. 12, 2013 VETERANS' COMPENSATION COST-OF-LIVING ADJUSTMENT ACT OF 2013 -- (House of Representatives - November 12, 2013)
Oct. 29, 2013 Runyan Bills to Help Speed Up/Simplify Vets Claims Process Pass House
Oct. 28, 2013 Establishing Commission or Task Force to Evaluate the Backlog of Disability Claims
Oct. 28, 2013 Denial of Benefit Requirement
July 11, 2013 Runyan Pushing Bill to Help Disabled Vets Access Healthcare Faster
June 17, 2013 HVAC to Examine VA Disability Benefits Claims Appeal Process
June 5, 2013 New Jersey Newsroom.com - Crisis of Veteran Suicide Prevention: Holt, Runyan Applaud Continued Funding
May 28, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - VA Disability Claims Backlog
May 23, 2013 Bishop, Runyan, King Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Renovate Veterans Halls and Posts
May 22, 2013 Phillyburbs.com - A victory for Jon Runyan: House approves making vets COLA automatic
May 21, 2013 American Heroes COLA Act
May 21, 2013 House Passes Veterans Bills from Runyan, Coffman
May 21, 2013 Runyan Automatic COLA Bill Passes House With Bipartisan Majority
May 8, 2013 Runyan's Automatic COLA Bill Advances
April 30, 2013 Letter to Chairman Young, Ranking Member Visclosky, Chairman Culberson, and Ranking Member Bishop - Preventing Military Suicides
April 30, 2013 Holt, Runyan Lead Bipartisan Call for Action to Prevent Military Suicides
April 22, 2013 Runyan Responds to VA Initiative to Reduce the Veterans' Claims Backlog
April 16, 2013 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Bipartisan Group in Pushing Pentagon on VA Claims Backlog
March 1, 2013 Congresswoman Hahn and Congressman Runyan Introduce Legislation to Aid Veterans fleeing Domestic Violence
Feb. 13, 2013 Runyan and Titus Reintroduce Veterans COLA Bills
Oct. 5, 2012 Runyan Fights for Passage of Veterans COLA Legislation
Sept. 21, 2012 Runyan Bill Passes House Floor
Sept. 21, 2012 Hearing of the Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs Subcommittee of the House Veterans' Affairs Committee - Breaking Through the Backlog: Evaluating the Effectiveness of the New State Strike Force Team
Sept. 21, 2012 Subcommittee Looks to Texas Model to Address Backlog
Sept. 19, 2012 Veterans Fiduciary Reform and Honoring Noble Service Act
Sept. 18, 2012 Bishop, Runyan Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Renovate Veterans Halls and Posts
Sept. 4, 2012 Runyan Tours VA Medical Center in Philadelphia
July 31, 2012 Honoring America's Veterans and Caring for Camp Lejeune Families Act of 2012
July 18, 2012 Hearing of the Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs Subcommittee of the House Veterans' Affairs Committee - Invisible Wounds: Examining the Disability Compensation Benefits Process for Victims of Military Sexual Trauma
July 9, 2012 Veterans' Compensation Cost-of-Living Adjustment Act of 2012
June 5, 2012 Runyan Statement on Inclusion of Suicide Prevention Funding in Appropriations Bill
June 5, 2012 Burlington County Times - House Approves Spending Bill with Language to Prevent Base Closures
April 27, 2012 Committee Moves Runyan Veterans 2012 COLA Legislation Forward
April 23, 2012 Hearing of the Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs Subcommittee of the House Veterans' Affairs Committee - Discovering a More Efficient Process: Improving Timeliness and Adequacy of VA Compensation and Pension Examinations
April 20, 2012 Runyan Hosts Toms River Field Hearing on Vets Benefits
April 19, 2012 Runyan Effort to Make VA COLA Permanent Advances
April 19, 2012 April 19th, E-Newsletter
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