or Login to see your representatives.

Access Candidates' and Representatives' Biographies, Voting Records, Interest Group Ratings, Issue Positions, Public Statements, and Campaign Finances

Simply enter your zip code above to get to all of your candidates and representatives, or enter a name. Then, just click on the person you are interested in, and you can navigate to the categories of information we track for them.

Public Statements

Angus King, Jr.'s Public Statements on Issue: Veterans

Full Name: Angus S. King, Jr.
Office: U.S. Senate (ME) - Jr, Independent
First Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2018
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Mary; 5 Children: Angus, Duncan, James, Benjamin, Molly
Birth Date: 03/31/1944
Birth Place: Alexandria, VA
Home City: Brunswick, ME
Religion: Episcopalian
Date Title
Aug. 11, 2014 Sens. Collins, King Announce More Than $4.7 Million in Grant Funds to Help End Veterans' Homelessness
July 31, 2014 King Hails Passage of VA Reform Legislation
July 29, 2014 King Applauds Confirmation of Veterans Affairs Secretary
July 28, 2014 King Applauds Veterans Compromise Legislation
June 13, 2014 Letter to Sloan Gibson, Acting Secretary of Veterans Affairs - Initiative to Improve Veterans' Health Care
June 11, 2014 King on VA Reform Legislation: "We Stand By Our Veterans"
June 9, 2014 Letter to Sloan Gibson, Acting Secretary of Veterans Affairs - Access Received Closer to Home Program
June 4, 2014 Small Business Committee Welcomes King-Backed Legislation to Help Veterans Start & Grow Small Businesses
May 14, 2014 King, Burr Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Reform Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business Contracting Program
Feb. 12, 2014 King Votes to Restore COLA Benefits for Military Retirees
Feb. 11, 2014 Senators Urge Colleagues to Support Nation's Military Retirees and Restore Earned Benefits
Jan. 28, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Armed Services Committee - Recent Changes to the U.S. Military Retirement System
Jan. 27, 2014 Former Bangor Resident & Vietnam Veteran Wayne Hanson to Attend State of the Union Address
Dec. 27, 2013 Senators Collins, King Introduce Legislation to Assist Maine Veterans Who Trained at CFB Gagetown
Dec. 18, 2013 King Backs Legislation to Restore Military COLA Benefits Altered Under Budget Conference Agreement
Dec. 13, 2013 Senate Declares December 14, 2013 "Wreaths Across America Day"
Dec. 6, 2013 Letter to Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki - Continue the ARCH Program in Caribou
Nov. 11, 2013 King Honors Service Men and Women in Observance of Veterans Day
Sept. 10, 2013 Recognizing the Summit Project
July 15, 2013 Collins, King Announce Grant Funds to Help End Veterans' Homelessness
April 29, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Reduce V-A Claims Backlog
March 13, 2013 King Underscores Importance of Ruth Moore Act
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Veterans Affairs
Jan. 1, 2013 Issue Position: Rethinking U.S. Engagement in the World
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Veterans
Back to top