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Mark Udall's Public Statements on Issue: Veterans

Full Name: Mark E. Udall
Office: U.S. Senate (CO) - Sr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/04/2008
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Announced, Democratic for U.S. Senate
Primary June 24, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Maggie Fox; 2 Children: Jed, Tess
Birth Date: 07/18/1950
Birth Place: Tucson, AZ
Home City: Eldorado Springs, CO
Religion: Unspecified
Date Title
March 19, 2014 Udall Welcomes Social Security Administration's Effort to Ensure Disabled Veterans Can More Easily Receive Their Earned Benefits
Feb. 26, 2014 Udall Introduces Proposal to Ensure VA Ends Discrimination of Lawfully Married Same-Sex Couples
Feb. 26, 2014 Shaheen Files Charlies Morgan Act as Amendment to Comprehensive Veterans Bill
Feb. 24, 2014 Udall-Championed Partnership Between VA, Grand Junction Hospital Delivers for Area Veterans
Feb. 24, 2014 Udall-Championed Partnership Between VA, Grand Junction Hospital Delivers for Area Veterans
Feb. 12, 2014 Udall Welcomes Bipartisan Plan to Head Off Cuts to Military Retiree Benefits
Feb. 3, 2014 Udall Urges Colorado Veterans to Use New Consumer Protection Website to Flag GI Bill Issues, Fraud
Jan. 22, 2014 Udall, Bennet, Lamborn Herald Land Deal Clearing Way for New Veterans Cemetery They Championed for Southern Colorado
Dec. 27, 2013 Supporting Paralympic Sports Programs for Veterans
Dec. 20, 2013 Safeguarding Service Members' Retirement
Dec. 19, 2013 Udall Urges Senate to Restore Military Retiree Cost-of-Living Adjustment, Pass Military Retirement Restoration Act
Dec. 18, 2013 Making Continuing Appropriations for Fiscal Year 2013
Nov. 12, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - Discriminatory VA Policy for Same-Sex Couples
Nov. 11, 2013 Udall Calls on Coloradans to Join Him in Thanking Our Veterans
Nov. 7, 2013 Tipton, Udall, Bennet Announce Naming Committee for Southeast Colorado VA Clinic
Oct. 31, 2013 Letter to Secretary Eric Shinseki, Department of Veterans Affairs - Ease 'Cumbersome' ID Card Requirements
Oct. 24, 2013 Pressure From Udall Results in Local Solution to Give Western Slope Veterans Access to VA Surgical Procedures in Grand Junction
Oct. 23, 2013 Udall, Lamborn to Introduce Bill to Name New Colorado Springs VA Clinic
Sept. 13, 2013 Letter to Sec. Eric Shinseki, Veteran's Affairs - Restore Surgery Services to Grand Junction Hospital
July 8, 2013 Letter to Secretary Shinseki - Same Sex Marriages
May 15, 2013 Letter to Honorable Erik Shinseki, Secretary of Veterans Affairs - Veterans' Benefits
April 22, 2013 Udall, Coffman Host Inaugural Meeting of Bipartisan Joint Taskforce on Veterans Living with Post-Traumatic Stress
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 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
Sept. 19, 2012 Veterans Jobs Corps Act of 2012
Sept. 19, 2012 Udall Questions Obstruction of Veterans Jobs Bill
Sept. 11, 2012 Veterans Jobs Corps Act of 2012--Motion to Proceed--Continued
July 26, 2012 Letter to The Honorable Eric K. Shinseki, Secretary, Department of Veterans Affairs
July 25, 2012 Blog: Protecting Their Right to Honor
July 16, 2012 Udall Joins Effort to Protect Veterans, Punish Military Imposters
June 7, 2012 Udall Pays Tribute to Colorado National Guardsman Honored at Arlington National Cemetery
April 25, 2012 Letter to Leon Panetta, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Defense
Dec. 1, 2011 Udall Vows to Continue Working for Consensus on Detention Provisions to Prevent Presidential Veto
Nov. 21, 2011 Introduction of Burn Pit Amendment to Help Veterans
Nov. 18, 2011 Senators Introduce Burn Pit Amendment to Help Veterans
Nov. 10, 2011 Letter to Secretary Shinseki, Secretary of Veterans Affairs
Nov. 10, 2011 Perlmutter, Udall & Bennet Applaud VA Hospital Contract Agreement
Nov. 10, 2011 For Veterans Day, Udall Votes to Get Veterans Back to Work, Thanks Veterans and Military Families
Nov. 9, 2011 Reporting on Afghanistan/Pakistan & Honoring our Troops
Nov. 4, 2011 Senators Introduce Bipartisan Burn Pit Legislation to Support Veterans
Aug. 12, 2011 Letter to Secretary of Veterans Affairs Eric Shinseki
May 26, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United States
May 5, 2011 Bennet, Udall Honor Colorado WWII Veterans during Visit to Memorial
April 14, 2011 Letter to Secretary Ken Salazar
March 22, 2011 Letter to John McHugh, Secretary of the Army, and General Craig McKinley, Chief of the National Guard Bureau
Feb. 14, 2011 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Jan. 12, 2011 Blog: GI Bill for the 21st Century Gets an Update
Dec. 21, 2010 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2010
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