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Bob Filner's Public Statements on Issue: Veterans

Full Name: Bob Filner
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Jane Merrill; 2 Children: Erin, Adam
Birth Date: 09/04/1942
Birth Place: Pittsburgh, PA
Home City: San Diego, CA
Religion: Jewish
Date Title
Honoring Our Fallen Heroes Who Fought in Vietnam
Issue Position: Veterans
Issue Position: Filipino Veterans
Issue Position: Veterans
Issue Position: Veterans
Oct. 2, 2012 Congressman Filner's Statement on IG Report on Questionable Spending Relating to VA Human Resources Conferences
Oct. 2, 2012 Filner Statement on IG Report On Questionable Spending Relating to VA Human Resources Conferences
Oct. 1, 2012 House Passes the Improving Transparency of Education Opportunities for Veterans Act of 2012
Sept. 12, 2012 Filner Statement on House Passage of H.R. 4057, the "Improving Transparency of Education Opportunities for Veterans Act of 2012"
Sept. 11, 2012 Improving Transparency of Education Opportunities for Veterans Act of 2012
Sept. 1, 2012 Constituent Mail Bag
Aug. 14, 2012 Filner Statement on IG Investigation Regarding Questionable Spending Relating to VA Human Resources Conferences
June 28, 2012 MSNBC "The Rachel Maddow Show" - Transcript
June 19, 2012 Hearing of the House Veterans' Affairs Committee - Reclaiming the Process: Examining the VBA Claims Transformation Plan as a Means to Effectively Serve our Veterans
May 25, 2012 Memorial Day 2012
May 15, 2012 Three Ranking Members and Others Introduce Legislation to Protect Service Members and their Families From Foreclosures
April 24, 2012 Letter to President Obama
March 27, 2012 Filner Applauds Administration's Plan to Provide Assistance to Homeless Veterans
March 27, 2012 San Diego to Receive $1.2 Million for Homeless Veterans
March 22, 2012 Joint Hearing of the House and Senate Committees on Veterans' Affairs Committee -Legislative Presentation of Veterans Service Organizations
Feb. 28, 2012 Joint Hearing of the House Veterans' Affairs Committee and Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee - Legislative Presentation of the Disabled American Veterans (DAV)
Feb. 15, 2012 Hearing of the House Veterans' Affairs Committee - U.S Department of Veterans Affairs Budget Request for Fiscal Year 2013
Feb. 1, 2012 Response to the President's State of the Union
Feb. 1, 2012 Bill to Help Veteran-Owned Businesses
Nov. 2, 2011 Filner Applauds Passage of Veterans' COLA Bill
Nov. 2, 2011 Veterans Compensation Cost of Living Adjustment Act of 2011
Oct. 28, 2011 Letter to John Kline, Chairman, Committee on Education & Workforce
Oct. 11, 2011 Vetern's Oppurtunity to Work Act of 2011
Oct. 11, 2011 Vetern's Sexual Assault Prevention and Health Care Enhancement Act of 2011
Oct. 11, 2011 Providing Surviving Military Spouses With Mortgage Protection
Sept. 9, 2011 Republicans Say - It's Not the Job of Congress to Create Jobs!
Sept. 1, 2011 Veterans Village of San Diego Awarded Federal Grant
Sept. 1, 2011 Employing America's Veterans
July 25, 2011 Restoring GI Bill Fairness Act of 2011
July 15, 2011 Hearing of the House Veterans' Affairs Committee - Legislative Hearing on H.R. 2433, H.R. 1941 and H.R. 169
July 1, 2011 Legislation on Claims Processing and Appeals Rights for Veterans Advances
June 14, 2011 Hearing of the House Veterans' Committee - Mental Health: Bridging the Gap Between Care and Compensation for Veterans
June 1, 2011 Hearing of the House Veterans' Committee - Putting America's Veterans Back to Work
May 31, 2011 Establishing Vetstar Award Program
May 26, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - National Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans Day
May 24, 2011 McNerney Leads Charge to Reduce Unemployment Among Veterans
May 13, 2011 Filner Strongly Supports Historic Win for Veterans in 9th Circuit Decision
May 3, 2011 Hearing of the House Veterans' Affairs Committee - "Sacred Obligation: Restoring Veteran Trust and Patient Safety"
May 1, 2011 Legislation to Eliminate Veteran Homelessness Introduced
May 1, 2011 How Many Times Do We Have To Go Down This Road?
April 5, 2011 Hearing of the House Veterans' Affairs Committee - Deconstructing the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Construction Planning
April 4, 2011 Agent Orange Equity Act: Give Combat Veterans What They Deserve
April 4, 2011 Filner Sponsors Bill Strengthening Collective Bargaining
March 31, 2011 Filner Legislation for Servicemembers of Operation New Dawn
March 30, 2011 A Bill of Rights for Women Veterans -- Hon. Bob Filner
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