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Walter Jones, Jr.'s Public Statements on Issue: Veterans

Full Name: Walter Beaman Jones, Jr.
Office: U.S. House (NC) - District 3, Republican
First Elected: 11/08/1994
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 3
Primary May 6, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Joe Anne; 1 Child: Ashley
Birth Date: 02/10/1943
Birth Place: Farmville, NC
Home City: Farmville, NC
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
July 31, 2014 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Reports of Medical Errors
July 30, 2014 Jones Votes Against Misguided, Unsustainable VA Bill
July 16, 2014 Letter to Sloan Gibson, Secretary of Veterans Affairs - Safeguard Religious Freedom in VA Chapels
June 10, 2014 Jones Votes to Increase Veteran Access to Care
June 10, 2014 Jones Continues Efforts to Hold VA Accountable
May 22, 2014 Nine Jones Proposals Included in Final House National Defense Authorization Act
May 21, 2014 Jones Votes to Hold VA Accountable
May 11, 2014 Letter to Jonathon Woodson, Assistant Secretary of Defense for Health Affairs - Regarding the New Hanover Regional Medical Center
May 1, 2014 Jones Votes to Increase Funding for Veterans Programs
April 30, 2014 Jones Defends New Hanover Hospital Against Impact of DOD Rule
April 7, 2014 Jones Files Amicus Brief in Defense of Veterans Memorial and Religious Freedom
March 27, 2014 Jones Urges Action on Vets Employment Bill
Feb. 14, 2014 Jones Advocations for Full Repeal of COLA Reduction
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
Dec. 19, 2013 Jones Calls for Repeal of Cuts to Military Retiree Benefits
Dec. 17, 2013 Letter to Jonathan Woodson, Assistant Secretary of Defense for Health Affairs
Dec. 6, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel - Jones Defends ENC Base Commissaries
Dec. 4, 2013 Afghanistan
Dec. 3, 2013 Afghanistan
Nov. 20, 2013 Afghanistan
Nov. 19, 2013 Afghanistan
Oct. 28, 2013 Jones Votes to Address VA Claims Backlog
Oct. 8, 2013 Jones Calls Out Administration Hypocrisy on Selective Park Service Closures
July 15, 2013 Price Announces Local VA Grant Helping Homeless Vets
June 5, 2013 Jones Votes to Increase Funding for Veterans, Stop BRAC
May 28, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - VA Disability Claims Backlog
May 9, 2013 Bishop Bill Gives Fathers of Deceased or Disabled Service Members Receive Federal Job Preference
May 8, 2013 Representatives McDermott and Jones Call for a Commission on Veterans
April 29, 2013 Jones Cosponsors Bill To Help Vets Secure Employment
April 22, 2013 Letter to John Culberson, Chair, and Sanford Bishop, Ranking Member, Subcommittee on Military Construction, Veterans' Affairs and Related Agencies
March 21, 2013 Jones Introduces Bill to Help Service Members with Mental Health Conditions
Feb. 16, 2012 Representatives Introduce Bipartisan, Bicameral Bill To Reform For-Profit College Industry Treatment Of Military And Veteran Education Benefits
Nov. 22, 2011 Butterfield and McIntyre Introduce Bill to Equalize Veterans' Education Benefits
Nov. 14, 2011 Jones to Supercommittee: Don't Slash Veterans Health Programs
Nov. 3, 2011 Jones Lauds Passage of 3.6% COLA Increase for Disabled Veterans
Oct. 13, 2011 Jones Votes Against Sustained Fee Increase for Veterans
May 31, 2011 The McGovern-Jones Amendment
March 18, 2011 Jones Introduces Bill to Protect Tricare, Prohibit Fee Increases
June 23, 2010 Letter to Mr. David C. Gompert, Acting Director of National Intelligence
Oct. 27, 2009 House Passes Military Officers Association Federal Charter Act
Oct. 27, 2009 Jones' Provision To Help Wounded Warriors Goes To President's Desk
Sept. 29, 2009 Jones Condemns Telephone Scam Targeting Veterans
July 10, 2009 Jones Statement On Military Construction And Veterans Affairs Funding
May 12, 2009 H.R. 1701, The PTSD/TBI Guaranteed Review For Heroes Act
July 10, 2008 Lautenberg, Sutton, Military Groups and Veterans Call for Compensation for Soldiers Forced Into Extended Military Service
March 5, 2008 Jones Takes Pledge to Continue to Stand Up for Veterans
Dec. 18, 2007 House Passes Jones-Sponsored Veterans Guaranteed Bonus Act
Dec. 17, 2007 Veterans Guaranteed Bonus Act of 2007
Nov. 6, 2007 Heroes Earnings Assistance and Relief Tax Act of 2007
Oct. 12, 2007 Jones Cosponsors Veterans Guaranteed Bonus Act
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