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Mark Dayton's Public Statements on Issue: Veterans

Full Name: Mark Dayton
Office: Governor (MN), Democratic/Farmer/Labor
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic/Farmer/Labor for Governor
Primary Aug. 12, 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
July 8, 2014 New Pilot Program Offers Free Hotel Accommodations for Military Veterans Searching for Jobs in Minnesota
July 8, 2014 Governor Dayton to Salute Businesses for Hiring, Supporting Veterans
May 29, 2014 Construction Underway for New Affordable-Housing Community for Homeless Military Veterans and Their Families
May 26, 2014 Governor Dayton's Remarks at the Fort Snelling National Cemetery Memorial Day Ceremony
May 16, 2014 New Law Makes it Easier for Veterans to Become Police Officers in Minnesota
July 17, 2013 Governor Dayton Encourages Disabled Veterans to Take Advantage of Free Permanent License for Small Game and Deer Hunting
July 15, 2013 More Veterans Now Eligible for Minnesota GI Bill Benefits
July 19, 2012 Statement from Governor Mark Dayto
July 11, 2012 Governor Mark Dayton Proclaims July "Hire a Veteran" Month
May 25, 2012 Governor Dayton Proclaims Memorial Day in Minnesota
March 12, 2012 Dayton Budget Proposal Invests in Jobs, Helps Police Officers and Veterans, Funds Essential Health Care Services
Nov. 10, 2011 Expanded GI Bill to Give Veterans Access to Job Training
April 26, 2006 Dayton Applauds Senate Passage of Veterans' Healthcare Funding
April 26, 2006 More Funding Necessary For Veterans Medical Research Program
March 9, 2006 Stabenow Fights Budget Proposals That Will Hurt America's Veterans
Nov. 10, 2005 Veterans Day 2005
July 29, 2005 Dayton Applauds Passage of $1.5 Billion in Emergency Funds for Veterans' Health Care
April 21, 2005 Dayton: Iraq Spending Bill Fails to Support Veterans
April 12, 2005 Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2005 - Continued
April 12, 2005 Dayton Outraged by Senate's Failure to Support Emergency Healthcare Funding for Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans
March 16, 2005 Dayton: Budget Shortchanges Veterans Health Care
Nov. 23, 2004 Dayton Disgusted by Congress' Failure to Adequately Fund Veterans' Health Care in Omnibus Spending Bill
Nov. 10, 2004 Statement from U.S. Senator Mark Dayton on Veterans Day
Nov. 18, 2003 Departments of Veterans Affairs and Housing and Urban Development and Independent Agencies Appropriations Act, 2004
Nov. 17, 2003 Departments of Veterans Affairs and Housing and Urban Development and Independent Agencies Appropriations Act, 2004-Resumed
Sept. 4, 2003 Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2004 - Continued
Sept. 3, 2003 Paul Wellstone Veterans Hospital
Jan. 27, 2003 Letter to President George W. Bush
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