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Pat Toomey's Public Statements on Issue: Veterans

Full Name: Patrick 'Pat' J. Toomey
Office: U.S. Senate (PA) - Jr, Republican
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Next Election: 2016
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Kris; 3 Children: Bridget, Patrick, Duncan
Birth Date: 11/17/1961
Birth Place: Providence, RI
Home City: Zionsville, PA
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
Issue Position: Veterans
Aug. 25, 2014 Sen. Toomey Congratulates VFW on 100 Years of Service and Sacrifice
Aug. 8, 2014 News Chronicle - Barletta and Toomey Back VA Reform Bill
Aug. 1, 2014 Senator Toomey Votes to Improve Veterans' Health Care
July 30, 2014 Toomey To TSA: Expedite Travel For Honor Flight Vets
July 25, 2014 Newsletter: Protecting Kids
June 11, 2014 Toomey Co-Sponsors Bipartisan Sanders-McCain Vets Bill
June 3, 2014 Toomey: Vets Should Be Able To Hold VA Employees Accountable
June 3, 2014 Toomey: Vets Should Be Able To Hold VA Employees Accountable
June 3, 2014 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
May 30, 2014 Senator Toomey on the Resignation of Eric Shinseki from the VA
May 27, 2014 Toomey: Vets Should Be Able To Hold VA Employees Accountable
May 22, 2014 Letter to Carl Levin, Chairman of the Senate Subcommittee on Investigations, and John McCain, Ranking Member of the Senate Subcommittee on Investigations - Regarding Investigation into Veteran's Healthcare System
May 8, 2014 Letter to Eric Shinseki, Secretary of the Department of Veterans Affairs - Basic Care Waiting Periods For Veterans Is Troubling
April 25, 2014 Toomey & Meehan Effort Yields Improved Jobs Website for Veterans
April 10, 2014 Toomey Fighting VA Claims Backlog
March 14, 2014 Senator Pat Toomey's E-Update
March 7, 2014 Senator Pat Toomey's E-Update
March 4, 2014 Blog: Toomeys Take: Saluting Our Veterans
Feb. 27, 2014 Senator Toomey Cosponsors Vets Proposal Containing Bipartisan Provisions
Nov. 26, 2013 Letter to Eric Shinseki, Secretary of Veteran Affairs - Action on VA Pittsburgh Veteran Deaths
Nov. 25, 2013 Toomey Works To Ensure Honorable Interment For Unclaimed Cremated Veterans' Remains
Nov. 15, 2013 Senator Pat Toomey's E-Update: "The whole law is unworkable."
Nov. 8, 2013 Sen. Toomey To Offer Legislation To Help Veterans And Honor The Fallen
Oct. 10, 2013 Sen. Toomey Relieved Benefits To Be Delivered To Military Families
Aug. 16, 2013 Senator Pat Toomey's E-Update
Aug. 5, 2013 Sen. Toomey Working To Honor Vietnam Veterans
July 19, 2013 Senator Pat Toomey's E-Update
June 21, 2013 Senator Toomey Notes Progress On 2-Year-Old VA Claims, More Work Ahead On Backlog
June 12, 2013 Toomey's Take: Vets Need Timely Turn Around on Disabilities Claims
May 24, 2013 Senator Pat Toomey's E-Update
May 10, 2013 Letter to Secretary Shinseki - Explanation of Large Bonuses In Light Of Legionella Outbreak
April 29, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Reduce V-A Claims Backlog
March 12, 2013 Sen. Toomey Issues Statement On Service Member Tuition Assistance
Nov. 2, 2012 Working to Reduce VA Claims Backlog
Oct. 2, 2012 Commitment to Veterans
Sept. 16, 2012 Meehan Salutes Troops Before Overseas Deployment
Aug. 17, 2012 Sen. Toomey Praises Moon Commissary Groundbreaking
July 19, 2012 Sen. Toomey Praises Senate Passage Of Veterans Sexual Assault Prevention Act
June 20, 2012 Sen. Toomey Introduces Veterans Employment Bill
June 20, 2012 Senators Burr and Toomey Introduce Veterans Employment Bill
Dec. 5, 2011 PA Congressmen Announce Last Hurdle Cleared for Moon Commissary
Oct. 12, 2011 Sen. Toomey Introduces Veterans Sexual Assault Prevention Act
Oct. 12, 2011 Wednesday, Oct 12 WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Senator Pat Toomey (R-Pa.) introduced the Veterans Sexual Assault Prevention Act today to protect Veterans Affairs facility patients from sexual assault. A June 2011 Government Accountability Office Report found
July 14, 2011 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012
July 13, 2011 Making Appropriations for Military Construction, the Department of Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies for the Fiscal Year Ending September 30, 2012--Motion to Proceed
June 29, 2010 Toomey Rolls Out the Vets
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Veterans
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Veterans
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