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Olympia Snowe's Public Statements on Issue: Veterans

Full Name: Olympia Jean Snowe
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: John R. McKernan, Jr
Birth Date: 02/21/1947
Birth Place: Augusta, ME
Home City: Falmouth, ME
Religion: Greek Orthodox
Date Title
Oct. 19, 2012 Snowe Legislation Cutting Red Tape for Veterans Becomes Law
Sept. 21, 2012 Klobuchar Introduces Legislation with Bipartisan Group of Senators to Cut Red Tape for Servicemembers
Sept. 20, 2012 Congressman Larry Bucshon Introduces the Military CDL Act of 2012
Sept. 13, 2012 Snowe Offers Amendments Aimed at Reducing Unemployment Among Recent Veterans
July 19, 2012 Snowe's SERVE Act Passes U.S. Senate
July 17, 2012 Senators Snowe, Collins Announce $750,000 VA Grant for Preble Street
June 8, 2012 Snowe Addresses 92nd State Convention of the Veterans of Foreign Wars and Ladies Auxiliary
June 7, 2012 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
March 29, 2012 Tributes to Senator Barbara Mikulski
March 28, 2012 Senators Klobuchar, Snowe, Nelson, Blumenthal Introduce Legislation Helping Veterans Use Skills Learned in Military to Get Good Jobs
March 28, 2012 Senators Introduce Legislation to Ease Hiring Process for Veterans
March 14, 2012 Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century Act
March 14, 2012 Snowe Initiatives on Downeaster, UMaine's Bridge in a Backpack, & Veterans' Commercial Driver's Licenses Pass Senate
Feb. 10, 2012 Snowe Reiterates Need to Improve the Verification Process at the Department of Veterans Affairs
Feb. 9, 2012 Snowe, Klobuchar Introduce Bill to Accelerate Commercial Driver's License Procedures for Veterans
Nov. 10, 2011 Sen. Snowe Applauds Senate Action on Veterans Programs, Calls for Congress to Continue Bipartisanship
Sept. 7, 2011 Snowe Says VA Must not Close Mobile Health Clinic without Fully Considering Impact on Veterans in Rural Communities
Aug. 26, 2011 Maine Congressional Delegation Applauds Additional Support for Veterans and their Families at Togus
June 29, 2011 Snowe's SERVE Act Wins Approval of Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
June 8, 2011 Hearing of the Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee - Pending Legislation
June 8, 2011 Hearing of the Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee - Pending Legislation
April 13, 2011 Senator Snowe Introduces Measure to Protect Military Funerals
March 16, 2011 Snowe Amendment Cuts Federal Ties with Wasteful Program
March 9, 2011 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Dec. 6, 2010 Snowe Statement on Framework to Prevent Tax Increases, Extend Emergency Unemployment Benefits
Dec. 4, 2010 Snowe Statement on Procedural Votes Against Proposed Tax Increases
Nov. 12, 2010 Snowe Honors America's Heroic Veterans
Oct. 15, 2010 Snowe Applauds First Meeting of Interagency Task Force on Veterans Small Business Development
July 14, 2010 Bipartisan Senators Introduce Bill to Ensure Disabled Veterans Receive Care
June 11, 2010 Snowe Delivers Remarks at VFW Department of Maine's 90th State Convention in Ellsworth
May 20, 2010 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
May 4, 2010 Restoring American Financial Stability Act of 2010
April 27, 2010 Snowe Praises Executive Order Establishing Veteran Entrepreneurship Task Force
Dec. 16, 2009 Snowe Expresses Concerns Over Interim Veteran Status Protest Rule to VA, SBA Heads
Nov. 11, 2009 Snowe Honors Nation's Veterans
Nov. 5, 2009 Snowe, Webb, Lincoln, Landrieu Announce Bill To Honor Cold War Veterans
Nov. 5, 2009 Statements On Introduced Bills And Joint Resolutions
Oct. 22, 2009 Snowe Applauds New Law to Provide Timely, Predictable Funding for Veterans' Health Care
Oct. 8, 2009 Snowe Reiterates Call for Implementation of Veteran's Interagency Task Force
Sept. 10, 2009 The American Legion Day
Aug. 7, 2009 Snowe VA Bill Passes Full Senate
June 10, 2009 Landrieu, Snowe Introduce Bill to Expand Entrepreneurial Development Programs
March 16, 2009 Bipartisan Group of Senators Introduce Bill to Prepare VA for Rapidly Growing Number of Women Veterans
March 5, 2009 Lawmakers Push to Fix Vets Benefits President's Support May Spur Passage
Feb. 12, 2009 Legislation Introduced to Secure Timely Funding for Veterans' Health Care
Feb. 10, 2009 Bipartisan Group of Senate Lawmakers Reaffirm Commitment to American Veterans
Nov. 14, 2008 Snowe Praises VA Secretary for Visit to Togus VA Medical Center and Voices Commitment to Vet Healthcare
Nov. 10, 2008 Snowe Honors Nation's Veterans
Oct. 27, 2008 Letter to The Honorable James B. Peake, Secretary, Department of Veterans Affairs
Sept. 18, 2008 Senators Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Guarantee Advance Funding of Veterans' Health Care
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