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Rush Holt, Jr.'s Public Statements on Issue: Veterans

Full Name: Rush D. Holt, Jr.
Office: U.S. House (NJ) - District 12, Democratic
First Elected: 11/03/1998
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Margaret; 3 Children: Michael, Dejan, Rachel
Birth Date: 10/15/1948
Birth Place: Weston, WV
Home City: Hopewell Township, NJ
Religion: Protestant
Date Title
Issue Position: Veterans Issues
Issue Position: Veterans
Issue Position: International Stability and Hometown Security
June 18, 2014 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2015
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 Holt, Runyan Secure $20 Million for Veteran Suicide Prevention in House-Passed Bill
April 30, 2014 Providing for Consideration of HR 4486, Military Construction and Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015
March 20, 2014 Bipartisan Group Seeks Renewal of $40 Million in Annual Suicide Prevention Funds
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
Nov. 15, 2013 Humbled; Adapting Together to the New Normal; The Quakers In New Jersey
Sept. 23, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Keep Veterans' Care Essential
Aug. 1, 2013 Letter to Secretary Charles Timothy Hagel, Department of Defense - Protect Service Members from High-Cost Loans
June 14, 2013 House Passes Holt Amendments to Annual Defense Department Policy Bill
June 5, 2013 New Jersey Newsroom.com - Crisis of Veteran Suicide Prevention: Holt, Runyan Applaud Continued Funding
May 28, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - VA Disability Claims Backlog
May 14, 2013 Newsletter - More Than 18 Every Day
April 30, 2013 Holt, Runyan Lead Bipartisan Call for Action to Prevent Military Suicides
April 30, 2013 Newsletter - No Such Excuse
May 31, 2012 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2013
Dec. 13, 2011 Lautenberg, Military Leaders, UMDNJ Launch New National Vets4Warriors Outreach and Support Initiative
Nov. 16, 2011 3% Withholding Repeal and Job Creation Act
Sept. 28, 2011 Biography Committee Assignments Economy Education Energy Environment Foreign Affairs Health Care Homeland Security Housing Innovation Agenda Intelligence Reform Retirement Security Veterans Voting Women's Issues Workforce Issues Economic Recovery Deficit
Sept. 9, 2011 Students Biography Committee Assignments Economy Education Energy Environment Foreign Affairs Health Care Homeland Security Housing Innovation Agenda Intelligence Reform Retirement Security Veterans Voting Women's Issues Workforce Issues Economic Recovery
Aug. 19, 2011 Holt Statement on Governor Signing Vet2Vet
June 22, 2011 House Approves Bipartisan Holt-Runyan Amendment to Prevent Veteran Suicides
June 2, 2011 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012
March 22, 2011 Letter to John McHugh, Secretary of the Army, and General Craig McKinley, Chief of the National Guard Bureau
Jan. 19, 2011 Holt Reacts to Latest Army Suicide Numbers
Nov. 12, 2010 Honoring our Veterans
Aug. 31, 2010 Lautenberg, Holt Visit NJ Vet2Vet Support Center, Discuss Bill to Close Gap in Military Suicide Prevention Efforts
Aug. 11, 2010 Keeping Teachers in the Classroom, Reducing Class Sizes
July 30, 2010 Holt: Army Suicide Report Misleading, Incomplete
July 28, 2010 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2011
July 14, 2010 Holt Urges Secretaries of Defense, V.A. to Close Critical Gap in Military Suicide Prevention Efforts
May 28, 2010 Moving Closer to Wall Street Reform
May 26, 2010 Menendez, Lautenberg, Pallone, Holt Statement on Productive Meeting with Army Secretary About Fort Monmouth
Nov. 9, 2009 H.R. 3854: Small Business Financing And Investment Act
June 19, 2009 Intelligence Authorization Bill Includes Holt Detainee Interrogation Recording Provision To Strengthen Intelligence Collection
May 21, 2009 House-Passed Federal Aviation Administration Reauthorization Act Includes Holt Veteran Small Business Provision
May 21, 2009 Job Creation Through Entrepreneurship Act Of 2009
Sept. 17, 2008 Veteran Voting Support Act
Sept. 11, 2008 Veterans' Compensation Cost-of-Living Adjustment Act of 2008
Aug. 1, 2008 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Act, 2009
Aug. 1, 2008 Holt Includes Fort Monmouth Health Care Provision in Veterans Affairs Funding Bill
Jan. 4, 2008 Keeping Our Promise to Veterans
June 28, 2007 2008 Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, And Related Agencies Appropriations Bill
May 25, 2007 Veterans Outreach Improvement Act Of 2007
May 24, 2007 U.S. Troop Readiness, Veterans' Care, Katrina Recovery, And Iraq Accountability Appropriations Act, 2007
May 10, 2007 U.S. Troop Readiness, Veterans' Care Katrina Recovery, And Iraq Accountability Appropriations Act, 2007
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