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John Kline's Public Statements on Issue: Military Personnel

Full Name: John P. Kline
Office: U.S. House (MN) - District 2, Republican
First Elected: 11/05/2002
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 2
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary Aug. 12, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Vicky; 2 Children: John, Katherine
Birth Date: 09/06/1947
Birth Place: Allentown, PA
Home City: Lakeville, MN
Religion: Methodist
Date Title
June 16, 2014 Bill Would Expand Military Sexual Assault Legal Services
June 10, 2014 Letter to John McHugh, Secretary of the Army - Minnesota National Guard's Ability to Assist Victims of Sexual Assault
May 23, 2014 John Kline Statement in Observance of Memorial Day
April 15, 2014 Letter to Deborah Lee James, Secretary of the Air Force - Religious Freedom in the Air Force
April 10, 2014 Letter to Thomas Perez, Secretary of the Department of Labor - Concerns about Job Loss at Military Facilities
April 10, 2014 Letter to Thomas E. Perez, Secretary of Labor - Stop Closure of Military Fast Food Outlets
Oct. 2, 2013 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense, Sylvia Mathews Burwell, Director of the Office of Management and Budget, and Rand Beers, Acting Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security - Comply with the "Pay Our Military Act"
July 24, 2013 Kline's Provision to Block Sex Offenders From Enlisting is Part of DoD Bill Passage in House
July 23, 2013 Kline's Provision Prohibits Funding for DoD to Enlist Individuals Convicted of Sex Crimes
July 23, 2013 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2014
June 14, 2013 John Kline: Defense Bill Supports Troops, Honors Veterans
March 21, 2013 John Kline Statement on Fulfilling Tuition Assistance Promise to Our Troops
March 14, 2013 John Kline Seeking Answers from DoD Secretary Hagel on Tuition Assistance
Dec. 20, 2012 Kline: Defense Bill Supports Troops, Veterans, and their Families, Provides Critical Resources
May 16, 2012 Cravaack: Bring the Red Bulls All the Way Home, Protect the Promises Made to our Patriots
May 15, 2012 John Kline's Bipartisan Legislation to Ensure Minnesota Guard Receives Benefits Passes House
May 11, 2012 John Kline's Bill to Ensure MN Guard Receives Benefits They Were Promised Will Be Voted on Next Week
March 28, 2012 John Kline Speaking Out: Pentagon is Breaking Faith With the Minnesota National Guard
April 7, 2011 John Kline: Our Troops Don't Have the Luxury of Not Showing Up for Work
Feb. 7, 2011 John Kline Returning from Afghanistan, Pakistan Where He Assessed Ongoing Efforts to Defeat al-Qaeda
May 5, 2010 Letter To Robert Gates, Secretary Of Defense - National Day of Prayer
May 14, 2009 John Kline Supports Emergency Troops Funding Bipartisan Legislation
May 14, 2009 Hearing Of The House Armed Services Committee - Fiscal Year 2010 National Defense Authorization Budget Request From The Department Of The Navy
May 13, 2009 Hearing Of The House Armed Services Committee - Department Of Defense Budget Request For Fiscal Year 2010
Oct. 30, 2008 Massive Defense Cuts Would Hurt Our Military Personnel and Their Families
June 19, 2008 Congressman Kline Proudly Supports GI Bill that Passes in the House
April 17, 2008 Hearing of the Military Personnel Subcommittee of the House Armed Services Committee - Military Morale-Welfare-Recreation
Feb. 26, 2008 Hearing of the Military Personnel Subcommittee of the House Committee on Armed Services: Fiscal Year 2009 National Defense Authorization Budget Request on Overview of Recruiting, Retention and Compensation
Feb. 15, 2008 Hearing of the Military Personnel Subcommittee of the House Armed Services Committee - Status of the Implementation of the Army's Medical Action Plan and Other Services' Support for Wounded Service Members
Dec. 12, 2007 Kline Takes Local Initiative Nationwide
Sept. 21, 2007 Congressman Kline Works to Secure Minnesota 'Red Bulls' GI Bill Benefits
Sept. 18, 2007 Kline's Yellow Ribbon legislation passes in U.S. Senate
Sept. 14, 2007 Statement by Congressman Kline on General Petraeus' Report
Sept. 7, 2007 Kline delivers weekly radio address, discusses upcoming report from Gen. Petraeus, Amb. Crocker
April 23, 2007 Kline Legislation Nationalizes Minnesota Guard Reintegration Program
March 12, 2007 Walter Reed Medical Center
Feb. 13, 2007 Iraq War Resolution
Jan. 19, 2007 Kline's Corner: Selection to a Top Committee Position
Jan. 12, 2007 Kline's Corner: Partisan Congress Leads to Bad Law
Dec. 7, 2006 John Kline: Why I'll Fight Any Move To Restore The Draft
Dec. 6, 2006 Stolen Valor Act of 2005
Dec. 1, 2006 Military Draft Undermines Our Troops
June 6, 2006 Kline Leads Congressional Delegation to Iraq
April 28, 2006 Peace Corps a Valuable Asset
June 24, 2005 Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2006
May 5, 2005 Recent Big Events
Feb. 2, 2005 Expressing Continued Support of Congress for Equal Access of Miliary Recruiters to Institutions of Higher Education
Jan. 27, 2005 Kline Demands Equal Access for Military Recruiters
Oct. 8, 2004 The Universal National Service Act of 2003
Sept. 22, 2004 Recognizing and Honoring Military Unit Family Support Volunteers
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