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Tom Udall's Public Statements on Issue: Veterans

Full Name: Thomas 'Tom' S. Udall
Office: U.S. Senate (NM) - Sr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/04/2008
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. Senate
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 3, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Jill; 1 Child: Amanda
Birth Date: 05/18/1948
Birth Place: Tucson, AZ
Home City: Santa Fe, NM
Religion: Mormon
Date Title
Issue Position: Veterans
Issue Position: Veterans
June 19, 2014 Udall, Heinrich Fight for N.M. Funding Priorities; Urge Senate to Pass Funding Bills to Support Jobs, Economy
June 19, 2014 For Veterans: The Open Burn Pit Registry
June 11, 2014 Udall: Passage of Bill to Increase Accountability at VA a Strong Step Forward, but There's More Work to Do
June 9, 2014 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General of the United States - Investigate Evidence of Criminal Wrongdoing at VA Medical Facilities
June 9, 2014 Udall: Audit Shows 'Unacceptable' Wait Times, Confirms VA Provided Inaccurate Information
June 9, 2014 Heinrich Statement On Release Of Internal VA Nationwide Audit Report
June 5, 2014 Heinrich Welcomes New Mexico Honor Flight Veterans To World War II Memorial
June 5, 2014 Udall, Heinrich Work to Increase Accountability at VA
June 3, 2014 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
May 30, 2014 Udall Statement on Resignation of VA Secretary Shinseki
May 29, 2014 Udall Calls on VA Secretary Shinseki to Resign
May 15, 2014 Udall Responds to Further Allegations of VA Mismanagement, Encourages N.M. Veterans, VA Employees to Report Concerns
May 12, 2014 Udall, Bipartisan Lawmakers Introduce Bill to Improve Care for Veterans with Hearing Loss
May 8, 2014 Udall Calls for VA to Broaden Investigation into 'Secret' Waiting Lists
May 8, 2014 Letter to Eric Shinseki, Secretary of the Department of Veterans Affairs -'Secret' Waiting Lists
May 8, 2014 Tester Introduces Bill to Improve Care for Veterans with Hearing Loss
March 18, 2014 Letter to Eric K. Shinseki, Secretary of Veterans Affairs - VA to Answer Regarding its Failure to Diligently and Expeditiously Implement the Open Air Burn Pit Registry
Feb. 27, 2014 Udall: Crucial Veterans Bill Blocked
Feb. 14, 2014 More Doctors, More Jobs & Better Care for New Mexico
Feb. 12, 2014 Udall Votes to Reverse Military Retiree COLA Reduction
Feb. 11, 2014 Udall Introduces Bill to Increase Access to Health Care, Address Physician Shortage in Rural N.M., U.S.
Feb. 10, 2014 Udall, Heller Introduce Bill to Improve Health Care for Rural Veterans
Feb. 5, 2014 Udall Encourages Veterans to Use New GI Bill Comparison Tool
Jan. 16, 2014 Space Launch Liability Indemnification Extension Act
Jan. 13, 2014 Udall Secures Funding for N.M. Priorities in Omnibus Bill to Help Support Economy, Jobs
Jan. 9, 2014 Udall Pushes to Undo Cut to Military Retirees' COLA
Jan. 8, 2014 The Military Retirement Restoration Act
Dec. 18, 2013 Udall Backs Plan to Undo Military Retiree COLA Changes in Budget Agreement
Nov. 21, 2013 Udall Amendments to Defense Bill Address Lab Research, Tech Transfer, Veterans' Homelessness, B61 LEP
Nov. 11, 2013 Udall Honors America's Veterans in Veterans Day Speech at the N.M. State Veterans' Home
Oct. 18, 2013 Udall, Heinrich Stand Up for N.M. Priorities in Budget Agreement
Sept. 23, 2013 Letter to VA Under Secretary for Health Robert Petzel - Take Immediate Action on Claims Errors
July 23, 2013 Blog: Veterans: Help Create the Burn Pits Registry
July 10, 2013 Udall Announces Grant Program to Improve Highly Rural Vets Transportation
June 24, 2013 Udall: Senate Appropriations Passes $148 Million for NM Military Construction Projects, Major Initiatives for Veterans Backlog
April 19, 2013 Udall: VA Plan to End Backlog Good First Step, More Work Needed to Improve Veterans Care
April 11, 2013 Udall Meets with VA Secretary Shinseki
March 23, 2013 Udall Gets Rural Vets Health and Mining Reform Priorities in Senate Budget Blueprint
Dec. 4, 2012 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2013 - Resumed
Nov. 30, 2012 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2013
Sept. 12, 2012 Senate Vets Committee Advances Udall's Burn Pit Legislation
Dec. 15, 2011 Udall: It's Time to Honor Bataan Heroes
Nov. 18, 2011 Senators Introduce Burn Pit Amendment to Help Veterans
Nov. 10, 2011 Akin Introduces Burn Pit Legislation to Support Veterans - HR 3337
Nov. 10, 2011 Open Burn Pits Registry Act
Nov. 10, 2011 Udall Statement on Veterans Day and Passage of the VOW to Hire Heroes Act
Nov. 4, 2011 Senators Introduce Bipartisan Burn Pit Legislation to Support Veterans
July 18, 2011 Udall: Default on the Nation's Debt would be Catastrophic for New Mexico
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