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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
March 30, 2011 Hearing of the Joint House and Senate Veterans' Affairs Committees - Legislative Presentations of PVA, AFSA, MOPH, NASDVA, WWP, VVA, TREA, and AXPOW
March 29, 2011 Introduction of H.R. 805 -- Hon. Bob Filner
March 29, 2011 Introduction of H.R. 804 -- Hon. Bob Filner
March 29, 2011 End Veteran Homelessness -- Hon. Bob Filner
March 18, 2011 Congress Must Act Now to Restore Earned Benefits to All Vietnam Veterans -- Including "Blue Water" Vets!
March 15, 2011 Introduction of H.R. 813
March 10, 2011 Fair Access to Veterans Benefits, H.R. 810
March 9, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Supporting Veteran Caregivers
March 8, 2011 Hearing of the Joint House and Senate Veterans' Affairs Committees - Legislative Presentations of Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States
March 8, 2011 Letter to The President
March 4, 2011 Filner Applauds Supreme Court Ruling that Helps Disabled Veterans Get Justice!
March 1, 2011 Hearing of the Joint House and Senate Veterans' Affairs Committees - "Legislative Priorities of the Disabled American Veterans"
Feb. 18, 2011 Never Forget our Vietnam Veterans
Feb. 18, 2011 Invest in our Veterans
Feb. 18, 2011 Military Honors for Veterans' Funerals
Feb. 17, 2011 Hearing of the Veterans' Affairs House Committee - "U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Budget Request for Fiscal Year 2012"
Feb. 17, 2011 Hearing on FY 2012 Veterans' Budget - Filner to VA: "Request What You Need, But Need What You Request"
Jan. 25, 2011 Congress Passes Legislation to Strengthen Post-9/11 G.I. Bill
Jan. 5, 2011 Justice and Equity for Members of the United States Merchant Marine -- Hon. Bob Filner
Dec. 16, 2010 House Passes Legislation to Strengthen Post-9/11 G.I. Bill
Dec. 15, 2010 Post-9/11 Veterans Educational Assistance Improvements Act of 2010
Dec. 1, 2010 Supporting our Veterans is a Mandate, Not a Slogan!
Dec. 1, 2010 New Miramar National Cemetery Opens Providing Burials for Area Veterans and Family Members
Nov. 1, 2010 Newsletter November 2010
Oct. 13, 2010 Veterans' Benefits Act of 2010 Signed Into Law
Sept. 30, 2010 Hearing of the House Veterans' Committee - The True Cost of the War
Sept. 29, 2010 Veteran's Benefits Act of 2010
Sept. 28, 2010 Veterans Benefits and Economic Welfare Improvement Act of 2010
Sept. 28, 2010 Securing America's Veterans Insurance Needs and Goals Act of 2010
Sept. 22, 2010 Hearing of the House Veterans' Committee - Joint House and Senate Veterans' Affairs Committees Hearing to Receive Legislative Presentation of the American Legion
Sept. 15, 2010 Hearing of the House Veterans' Affairs Committee - Personality Disorder Discharges: Impact on Veterans' Benefits
Aug. 1, 2010 August 2010 Newsletter
July 13, 2010 Hearing of the House Committee on the Veterans' Affairs - Veterans at Risk: The Consequences of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center Non-Compliance
July 5, 2010 CNN "CNN Newsroom" - Transcript
June 29, 2010 Expanding Access to State Veterans Homes for Gold Star Parents
June 10, 2010 Congressman Bob Filner's Congressional Update
June 1, 2010 June 2010 Newsletter
May 24, 2010 Veterans Dog Training Therapy Act
May 24, 2010 Assuring Quality Care For Veterans Act
May 24, 2010 Chiropractic Care Available to All Veterans Act
May 5, 2010 Hearing Of The House Committee On Veterans Affairs - Health Effects Of The Vietnam War -- The Aftermath
April 21, 2010 Caregivers And Veterans Omnibus Health Services Act
April 1, 2010 April 2010 Newsletter
March 22, 2010 Veterans' Compensation Cost-of-living Adjustment Act Of 2010
March 22, 2010 Helping Heroes Keep Their Homes Act Of 2009
March 22, 2010 End Veteran Homelessness Act Of 2010
March 22, 2010 Energy Jobs For Veterans Act
March 21, 2010 Senate Amendments To H.R. 3590, Service Members Home Ownership Tax Act Of 2009, And H.R. 4872, Health Care And Education Reconciliation Act Of 2010
March 18, 2010 Congressman Bob Filner's Congressional Update: March 2010
March 1, 2010 March 2010 Newsletter
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