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Mark Dayton's Public Statements on Issue: Military Personnel

Full Name: Mark Dayton
Office: Governor (MN), Democratic/Farmer/Labor
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Next Election: 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Divorced; 2 Children: Eric, Andrew
Birth Date: 01/26/1947
Birth Place: Minneapolis, MN
Home City: Minneapolis, MN
Religion: Presbyterian
Date Title
Feb. 28, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Army National Guard Cuts
Oct. 2, 2013 NGA: States Pave the Way for Veterans' Employment
Nov. 15, 2006 Dayton Raises Concerns with U.S. Military Commanders' Veracity on the Iraq War
Sept. 28, 2006 Statement by U.S. Senator Mark Dayton on the Military Tribunal Bill
Sept. 14, 2006 Dayton Applauds Committee Passage of Military Tribunals Bill
Sept. 6, 2006 Statement by U.S. Senator Mark Dayton on Democrats' "No Confidence" in Secretary Rumsfeld
Sept. 6, 2006 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2007 - Continued
June 22, 2006 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2007
Feb. 16, 2006 Dayton, Democrats Call for Pay Raise for Troops
Feb. 16, 2006 John Kerry Leads Military Pay-Raise Effort
May 18, 2005 Minnesota, North Dakota Senators Request Military Base Closure Hearing in Grand Forks; Base Realignment Predicted to Cost Area Nearly 5,000 Jobs
May 13, 2005 Statement by U.S. Senator Mark Dayton on the Pentagon's Military Base Closure Report
May 13, 2005 Dayton Pushes Through More Than $100 Million for Duluth Military Base, Minnesota-Based Defense Projects, and Child Care ...
April 27, 2005 Albert Eisele's Articles on Iraq
April 15, 2005 Dayton Pushes to Allow Military Families to Use Family and Medical Leave Act Benefits
March 14, 2005 Dayton's Montgomery GI Bill Would Address Military Recruiting Crisis
March 1, 2005 Supporting Our Military Families
Feb. 2, 2005 Hearing of the Committee on Homeland Security Nomination of Hon. Michael Chertoff to be Secretary of Homeland Security
Feb. 1, 2005 Executive Session
Jan. 6, 2005 Iraq
Dec. 16, 2004 Dayton Demands Honesty from Bush Administration Officials Testifying about Iraq; Senator Requests that Future Witnesses Testify Under Oath
Dec. 15, 2004 Dayton Sends Letter to President Urging Immediate Investigation into Failure to Order Armor for Troops
Sept. 13, 2004 Failed Policy in Iraq
June 21, 2004 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2005
May 5, 2004 Iraq Prisoner Atrocities
March 2, 2004 Iraq Intelligence
Nov. 18, 2003 Nomination of Maj. Gen. Robert T. Clark to be Lieutenant General
Nov. 11, 2003 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2004-Conference Report
Oct. 17, 2003 Iraq
Oct. 2, 2003 Emergency Supplemental Appropriations for Iraq and Afghanistan Security and Reconstruction Act, 2004
Sept. 29, 2003 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions - S. 1670
Sept. 9, 2003 Senate Armed Services Committee Holds a Hearing on U.S. Military Commitments Worldwide
July 29, 2003 U.S. Senate Armed Services Committee Holds a Hearing on Military Nominations
July 9, 2003 Hearing of the Senate Armed Services Committee
July 9, 2003 Your World with Neil Cavuto - Transcript
July 3, 2003 Press Conference with Senator John Warner (R-VA); Senator Carl Levin (D-MI); Senator Jay Rockefeller (D-WV); Senator Susan Collins (R-ME); Senator....
April 3, 2003 Floor Statement of Senator Mark Dayton In Support of our Troops in Iraq
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