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Corrine Brown's Public Statements on Issue: Veterans

Full Name: Corrine Brown
Office: U.S. House (FL) - District 5, Democratic
First Elected: 11/07/1992
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 5
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Single; 1 Child: Shantrel
Birth Date: 11/11/1946
Birth Place: Jacksonville, FL
Home City: Jacksonville, FL
Religion: Protestant
Date Title
Issue Position: Prescription Drugs & Medicare
Issue Position: Veterans
Issue Position: Veterans
July 30, 2014 Conference Report on H.R. 3230, Pay Our Guard an Reserve Act
July 30, 2014 Congresswoman Brown Advocates for Protecting Veteran's Health Care
July 25, 2014 Letter to Harry Reid, Majority Leader of the Senate, and John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Congress Must Stay in Session Until VA Problems Addressed
July 16, 2014 Hearing of the House Veterans' Affairs Committee - Creating Efficiency Through Comparison: An Evaluation At Private Sector Best Practices and the VA Health Care System
June 24, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Veterans Affairs Committee - Conference Meeting
June 23, 2014 Hearing of the House Veterans Affairs Committee - Evaluating the Capacity of the VA to Care for Veteran Patients
June 18, 2014 Congresswoman Brown Extremely Pleased to be Named Conferee to Veterans Access to Care Act
June 12, 2014 Letter to Rick Scott, Governor of Florida - VA and the Role of Federal Agencies
June 9, 2014 Demanding Accountability for Veterans Act of 2014
June 6, 2014 Congresswoman Brown Honors the 70th Anniversary of the Invasion of Normandy
May 30, 2014 Congresswoman Brown Grateful for Service of VA Secretary Shinseki
May 30, 2014 Resignation of VA Secretary Eric Shineki
May 21, 2014 Department of Veterans Affairs Management Accountability Act of 2014
May 16, 2014 Congresswoman Brown Strongly Supports VA Secretary Shinseki: Thanks Him for His Service
May 9, 2014 In Support of VA Secretary Eric Shinseki
May 9, 2014 Congresswoman Brown Pleased with Service of Secretary Shinseki
May 8, 2014 Rep. Corrine Brown Pleased at Veterans' Health Administration Nation-wide Review
April 9, 2014 Hearing of the House Veterans' Affairs Committee - Assessment of Delays in VA Medical Care and Preventable Veteran Deaths
April 8, 2014 Congresswoman Brown Tours Orlando VAMC with Deputy Secretary Gibson
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
Oct. 22, 2013 C.W. Bill Young Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center
Oct. 10, 2013 The Republican Self-Imposed Government Shutdown
Oct. 9, 2013 Hearing of the House Veterans' Affairs Committee - Effect of Government Shutdown on VA Benefits and Services to Veterans
Oct. 3, 2013 Veterans Benefits Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014
Sept. 27, 2013 Department of Veterans Affairs Expiring Authorities Act of 2013
Aug. 23, 2013 Congresswoman Corrine Brown Pleased that Homeless will be Housed in Empty California State Veterans Homes
Aug. 23, 2013 Congresswoman Corrine Brown Pleased that Homeless will be Housed in Empty California State Veterans Homes
May 22, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Request for Urgent Relief of VA Backlog
April 18, 2013 Letter to Chairman Kingston and Ranking Member DeLauro - Department of Labor's Veterans' Employment and Training Services Funding
April 16, 2013 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Bipartisan Group in Pushing Pentagon on VA Claims Backlog
Nov. 28, 2012 Hearing of the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs - VA Conference Spending Accountability
Sept. 21, 2012 VA Major Construction Authorization and Expiring Authorities Extension Act of 2012
Sept. 20, 2012 Hearing of the House Veterans' Affairs Committee - Veterans Affairs in the 112th Congress: Reviewing VA's Performance and Accountability
July 11, 2012 Opposing the Repeal of the Affordable Care Act
July 9, 2012 Veterans' Compensation Cost-of-Living Adjustment Act of 2012
April 27, 2012 Air Force Times - Lawmakers: Take Vets' Programs from Labor Dept.
March 28, 2012 Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2013
March 27, 2012 Congresswoman Brown Admonishes All Parties Involved in Orlando VA Medical Center at House Hearing
Nov. 15, 2011 Hearing of the House Veterans' Affairs Committee - Potential Budgetary Savings Within VA: Recommendations from Veterans' Service Organizations
Nov. 2, 2011 Veterans' Compensation Cost-of-Living Adjustment Act of 2011
Oct. 11, 2011 Veterans Oppurtunity to Work 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
April 7, 2011 Congresswoman Brown Denounces Republican Intransigence Leading to near Government Shutdown
April 6, 2011 Congresswoman Brown Strongly Denounces Republican Push to Shutdown Federal Government
March 8, 2011 Two Weeks Continuing Resolution
March 1, 2011 Hearing of the Joint House and Senate Veterans' Affairs Committees - "Legislative Priorities of the Disabled American Veterans"
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