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Mark Udall's Public Statements on Issue: Military Personnel

Full Name: Mark E. Udall
Office: U.S. Senate (CO) - Sr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/04/2008
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. Senate
Primary June 24, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Maggie; 2 Children: Jed, Tess
Birth Date: 07/18/1950
Birth Place: Tucson, AZ
Home City: Eldorado Springs, CO
Date Title
Issue Position: National Security
Issue Position: Veterans
Aug. 4, 2014 Udall Vows Full Support for U.S. Air Force Academy Inspector General Investigation
Aug. 4, 2014 Udall Vows Full Support for U.S. Air Force Academy Inspector General Investigation
Aug. 1, 2014 Udall Leads Effort to Ensure Military Personnel, Dependents Have Equal Access to Contraception
Aug. 1, 2014 Udall Leads Effort to Ensure Military Personnel, Dependents Have Equal Access to Contraception
May 15, 2014 Udall, McCaskill Champion Bipartisan, Bicameral Effort to Extend Maternity Leave for Military Women
May 9, 2014 Combating PTS and TBI
May 5, 2014 Udall Urges Coloradans to Attend Public Meetings, Weigh in on Proposed New Training at Pinon Canyon Maneuver Site
April 22, 2014 TRICARE Heeds Udall's Call to Make Spinal Surgery Available for Active-Duty Troops
April 7, 2014 Udall Urges Swift Action to Restore Funds for Colorado School Districts Serving Military, Native American Families
March 10, 2014 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Asking Pentagon to Help Identify, Bring Home Remains of Sailors Killed at Pearl Harbor for Burial
March 6, 2014 Udall: Continue Work to End Military Sexual Assault
Jan. 23, 2014 Udall Welcomes Hagel Proposal to Address Discipline, Morale Issues Among Nuclear Weapons Personnel
Jan. 15, 2014 Udall Urges Swift Action Following Allegations of Drug Use, Cheating on Intercontinental Ballistic Missile Officer Certification Tests
Dec. 13, 2013 Udall Heralds National Defense Authorization Act's Inclusion of Provisions He Championed to Confront Military Sexual Violence
Oct. 10, 2013 Udall Welcomes Passage of Legislation to Provide Families of Fallen Service Members Death Benefits
Sept. 30, 2013 Udall Welcomes Passage of Legislation to Protect Military Pay During Government Shutdown
Sept. 20, 2013 Udall Marks Two-Year Anniversary of "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" Repeal
Aug. 9, 2013 Udall Welcomes Meeting with Assistant Secretary of the Army to Discuss Future of Pinon Canyon Maneuver Site
Aug. 1, 2013 Letter to Secretary Hagel - Protect Servicemembers by Plugging Payday Loan Loophole
Aug. 1, 2013 Letter to Office of the Secretary of Defense - Urges Defense Department to Protect Service Members from Predatory Lending, Close Payday Loan Loophole
June 14, 2013 Politico - Kirsten Gillibrand And Military Sexual Assault: 5 Things To Watch
May 20, 2013 Udall Vows to Push for Bold, Concrete Steps to Address Sexual Violence in the Military
May 1, 2013 Udall Pledges to Work with Military, Health Care Providers to Ensure Military Families Receive Timely, Quality Care
April 15, 2013 Senator Mark Udall, Rep. Mike Coffman Convene Bipartisan Joint Taskforce on Veterans Living with Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
April 12, 2013 Udall Welcomes Restoration of Tuition Assistance for Marines, Airmen and Soldiers
March 25, 2013 Udall Developing Legislation to Protect Americans' Privacy from Private Drone Operators
March 20, 2013 Udall Welcomes Restoration of Tuition Assistance for Service Members
March 20, 2013 Udall Welcomes Senate's Rejection of Proposal to Gut Military Efforts on Energy Security
March 14, 2013 Department of Defense, Military Construction and Veterans Affairs, and Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2013
March 13, 2013 Udall: We Must Keep the Promises We Made to Our Troops, Create Flexibility to Implement Sequestration
March 5, 2013 Letter to Secretary Shinseki - LGBT Rights
Feb. 11, 2013 Udall Welcomes U.S. Defense Department Decision to Extend Many Benefits to Same-Sex Military Spouses
Jan. 29, 2013 Udall, Moran Introduce Bill to Protect Military Pay in Event of Government Shutdown
Jan. 24, 2013 Udall Welcomes Secretary Panetta's Decision to Ease Restrictions on Roles Women Can Play in Combat Missions
Sept. 24, 2012 Udall, Moran Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Protect Military Pay, Disaster Relief in Event of Government Shutdown
Sept. 24, 2012 Blog: One Team, One Fight
Sept. 19, 2012 Udall Commemorates One-Year Anniversary of DADT Repeal
July 16, 2012 Udall Joins Effort to Protect Veterans, Punish Military Imposters
June 8, 2012 CNN - Detaining People Without Trial Harms America
June 6, 2012 Udall Acknowledges Air Force Decision to Postpone Plan for Low-Altitude Flights
May 23, 2012 Stars and Stripes - Military Shouldn't Be Over a Barrel on Fuel
April 30, 2012 Udall Backs Bill to Count Deployed Troops as Residents of Communities around Bases
April 18, 2012 Letter to Ray Mabus, Secretary of the Navy
March 27, 2012 Letter to Ray LaHood, Secretary of the Department of Transportation
Feb. 29, 2012 Udall Commends President's Waivers on Mandatory Military Detention Provision
Jan. 5, 2012 Udall Statement on Pentagon's New Military Strategy
Dec. 15, 2011 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2012
Dec. 15, 2011 Udall Statement on Vote for National Defense Bill
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