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

Office: U.S. Senate (ME) - Jr, Independent
Date Title
May 24, 2016 Senators Urge Action on Delayed V-A Medical Leases
May 23, 2016 Letter to Senator Johnny Isakson, Chairman, Senate Veterans Affairs Committee and Senator Senator Richard Blumenthal, Ranking Member, Senate Veterans Affairs Committee - Urging Action On Delayed VA Medical Leases
May 20, 2016 Senators Collins, Heitkamp's Legislation to Improve Mental Health Resources for Rural Veterans Unanimously Approved by Senate
May 20, 2016 Veterans Affairs, Cary Medical Center Sign Provider Agreement to Preserve Access to Care for ARCH Veterans in Northern Maine
May 19, 2016 Senate Passes Veterans, Military Construction, Housing and Transportation Spending Legislation
May 18, 2016 Senate Unanimously Approves King Amendment Supporting Disabled Veterans
May 17, 2016 King Introduces Amendment to Relieve Disabled Veterans of Unnecessary Student Loan Payments
April 22, 2016 Fighting to Preserve ARCH, Improve Choice Program for Maine Veterans
April 14, 2016 King Applauds Senate Committee Approval of ARCH Extension
March 25, 2016 Letter to Senator Johnny Isakson, Chairman, Senate Veterans Affairs Committee and Senator Senator Richard Blumenthal, Ranking Member, Senate Veterans Affairs Committee - Urging Veterans' Affairs Committee to Extend ARCH Program
Feb. 5, 2016 Collins, King, Pingree, Poliquin Urge Secretary of Veterans Affairs to Fix Choice Program, Ensure Maine Veterans Receive Timely Care
Nov. 5, 2015 Sens. Moran, Collins and King Express Frustration with Ambiguity in VA Report on Continuity of Care
Oct. 29, 2015 Collins, King Sign Letter Urging Secretary of Veterans Affairs to Support ARCH Program
Oct. 15, 2015 King Tours Portland Vet Center with VA Official
Oct. 1, 2015 King Calls on Congress to Increase Funding for Veterans' Care
Sept. 22, 2015 Observing the 50th Anniversary of the Vietnam War
Sept. 17, 2015 King Statement in Honor of POW/MIA Recognition Day
Sept. 15, 2015 Collins, King Announce Grant Funding to Support Homeless Veterans in Maine
July 16, 2015 Heitkamp, Moran, King, Boozman Reintroduce Bipartisan Bill to Improve Support for Nation's New Veterans
July 7, 2015 Senators Collins and King Announce More Than $850,000 in Funding for the Northern Maine Veterans' Cemetery in Caribou
June 14, 2015 In Bangor, King Thanks Vietnam Veterans
May 25, 2015 On Memorial Day, King Commemorates American Heroes
May 24, 2015 At Veterans Inc. in Lewiston, King Renews Commitment to Ending Veteran Homelessness in Maine
May 22, 2015 Bill to Improve Health Care Access for Rural Veterans Passes the Senate
April 22, 2015 Collins, King Announce More Than $150,000 to Address Veteran Homelessness in Maine
March 31, 2015 Sen. Angus King Tours Bangor Veterans Facilities to Help Make Case for Increased Funding
March 31, 2015 At Bangor Veterans Home, King Calls on Congress to Maintain Vital Construction Grant Funding to Support Veteran Care
March 24, 2015 Following Request from Collins, King, VA Secretary Announces Expansion of Health Care for Veterans
March 12, 2015 Justice for Victims of Trafficking Act of 2015
Feb. 25, 2015 Senator John McCain and Bipartisan Group of Senators Urge VA Secretary Robert McDonald to Rectify Problems with Choice Card Eligibility and Fully Implement VA Reform Legislation
Feb. 25, 2015 Letter to Robert McDonald, Secretary of Veterans Affairs - Veterans Choice Card Program
Jan. 23, 2015 Collins, King Introduce Bill to Improve Access to Health Care Services for Rural Veterans
Jan. 13, 2015 King Encourages Senate Colleagues to Use
Dec. 19, 2014 King, Pine Tree Legal Assistance Announce Technology Initiative to Help Maine Veterans Obtain Legal Services and Advice
Dec. 4, 2014 Senate Declares December 13, 2014 "Wreaths Across America Day"
Dec. 2, 2014 King Supports Affordable Housing for Homeless Students
Nov. 11, 2014 King Honors America's Veterans
Sept. 29, 2014 Sens. Collins, King Announce Nearly $250,000 in Grant Funding to Maine to Benefit Disabled Veterans and Service Members
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
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