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Albio Sires' Public Statements on Issue: Veterans

Full Name: Albio Sires
Office: U.S. House (NJ) - District 8, Democratic
First Elected: 11/07/2006
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 8
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 3, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Adrienne; 1 Stepchild: Tara
Birth Date: 01/26/1951
Birth Place: Bejucal, Cuba
Home City: West New York, NJ
Religion: Catholic
Date Title
Issue Position: Veterans
June 3, 2014 Letter to Kenneth Mizrach, Director of the VA New Jersey Health Care System- Demanding Answers About VA Facilities that Treat NJ Vets
May 1, 2014 Sires Encouraged by Passage of Military Construction and Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Appropriations Act of 2015
March 17, 2014 Letter to Rodney Frelinghuysen, John Culberson, Pete Visclosky, Sanford Bishop - Increase Funding for Military and Veteran Suicide Prevention and Outreach Programs
March 6, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Don't Leave Jobless Veterans Behind
July 15, 2013 Sires Praises Grant to Support Homeless Veterans in New Jersey
May 28, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - VA Disability Claims Backlog
July 10, 2012 Sires Votes to Support Veterans
June 1, 2012 Sires Votes to Support Veterans
March 27, 2012 Sires Votes to Expand Veteran's Housing Assistance
Nov. 16, 2011 Sires Votes to Put Veterans Back to Work
March 22, 2011 Letter to John McHugh, Secretary of the Army, and General Craig McKinley, Chief of the National Guard Bureau
July 28, 2010 Sires Supports Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Funding
March 24, 2010 Sires Votes For Veterans Bills
Dec. 2, 2009 Rep. Sires Introduces Bill To Provide Adequate Housing For Our Nation's Veterans
Nov. 10, 2009 Sires To Honor U.S. Veterans In Normandy, France
July 10, 2009 House Passes Spending Bill For Military Construction And Veterans Affairs
Sept. 24, 2008 Congressman Sires Supports Funding to Help Low-Income and Middle Class Families, Veterans, and Improves our National Security
Nov. 6, 2007 Ensuring Promises Made to Veterans
Oct. 17, 2007 Sires Cosponsors Bill to End Homelessness Among Veterans
May 25, 2007 Sires Celebrates Veteran's Day By Voting To Strengthen Healthcare And Benefits
April 25, 2007 Sires Supports Our Troops And Our Veterans
March 6, 2007 Bush Administration Should Not Be Nickel-And-Diming America's Injured Soldiers
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Veterans
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