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Colleen Hanabusa's Public Statements on Issue: Veterans

Full Name: Colleen W. Hanabusa
Office: U.S. House (HI) - District 1, Democratic
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. Senate
Primary Aug. 9, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: John Souza
Birth Date: 05/04/1951
Birth Place: Honolulu, HI
Home City: Kapolei, HI
Religion: Buddhist
Date Title
June 27, 2014 Statement on National PTSD Awareness Day
June 11, 2014 Statement on Senate Passage of VA Bill
June 10, 2014 Hanabusa Joins House in Unanimously Passing Vets Healthcare Access Bill
June 9, 2014 Hanabusa Calls for More Action to Reduce Wait Times For Honolulu VA Clinics
June 5, 2014 Hanabusa Welcomes Progress on Veterans Affairs Bill
May 30, 2014 Statement on the Resignation of VA Secretary Eric Shinseki
May 30, 2014 Khon2 - Hawaii Delegations React After Shinseki Resigns as Head of Veteran Affairs
May 27, 2014 Letter to Eric Shinseki, Secretary of the Department of Veterans Affairs - VA Audit Concerns
May 26, 2014 U.S. Rep. Hanabusa's Statement on Memorial Day
April 30, 2014 Hanabusa Votes to Support Military Construction, Veterans' Funding
April 25, 2014 Hanabusa Sends Letter to Veterans Affairs Secretary After Allegations at Phoenix Facility
April 9, 2014 Statement on the Day of Valor
March 6, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Don't Leave Jobless Veterans Behind
Feb. 25, 2014 Senate Advances Veterans Bill, Includes Hanabusa's Filipino Veterans Promise Act
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
Jan. 6, 2014 Hanabusa Requests Review of Honolulu VA Loan Guaranty Levels
Dec. 10, 2013 Hanabusa Votes in Support of Hawaii Medical Center for Servicemembers, Veterans
Oct. 3, 2013 Hanabusa Votes Against House GOP's 3rd Attempt at Cherry-Picking What Parts of Government to Reopen
Sept. 23, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Keep Veterans' Care Essential
Aug. 1, 2013 Letter to Secretary Charles Timothy Hagel, Department of Defense - Protect Service Members from High-Cost Loans
July 31, 2013 Statement on the Pentagon's Review of Sequestration Impacts
July 24, 2013 Military Times - House Votes to Block Tricare for Life Fees
July 23, 2013 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2014
June 4, 2013 Hanabusa Votes to Support Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Spending Bill
May 29, 2013 Hanabusa to Introduce Legislation to Restore Traditional Intention of Memorial Day
May 29, 2013 Hawaii News Now - Hanabusa Hopes to Change Memorial Day Holiday
May 28, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - VA Disability Claims Backlog
May 17, 2013 Statement on VA Plan to Address Backlog of Claims
May 9, 2013 Hanabusa Votes Against GOP Debt Limit Bill
May 7, 2013 Heller, Hanabusa Introduce Bill to Help Filipino Veterans Receive Benefits
April 18, 2013 Letter to Chairman Kingston and Ranking Member DeLauro - Department of Labor's Veterans' Employment and Training Services Funding
March 5, 2013 Hanabusa Introduces the Filipino Veterans Family Reunification Act
Dec. 17, 2012 Statement on the Passing of Senator Inouye
Dec. 7, 2012 Statement on Anniversary of Pearl Harbor
Oct. 9, 2012 Kauai Veterans Cemetery to Receive $1.2 Million for Expansion
July 2, 2012 Hawaii to Receive $500,00 to Help Homeless Veterans
May 22, 2012 Hawaii to Receive More than $366 Million for Military Construction, Support for Homeland Security and Veterans Affairs
March 27, 2012 Honolulu to Receive $636,006 to Provide Permanent Housing Assistance for Homeless Veterans
Dec. 7, 2011 Remembering Pearl Harbor
Oct. 4, 2011 American Jobs
May 31, 2011 Congresswoman Hanabusa's Memorial Day Message
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Veterans
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Veterans
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