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Ed Markey's Public Statements on Issue: Veterans

Full Name: Edward 'Ed' J. Markey
Office: U.S. Senate (MA) - Jr, Democratic
First Elected: 06/25/2013
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Potential, Democratic for U.S. Senate
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary Sept. 9, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Susan Blumenthal
Birth Date: 07/11/1946
Birth Place: Malden, MA
Home City: Malden, MA
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
Aug. 21, 2014 Letter to Richard Cordray, Director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and Edith Ramirez, Chairwoman of the Federal Trade Commission - Protect Service Members from Abusive Loan Contracts
July 22, 2014 Letter to Bernard Sanders, Chairman of the Senate Veterans Affairs Committee, Richard Burr, Ranking Member of the Senate Veterans Affairs Committee, Jeff Miller, Chairman of the House Veterans Affairs Committee, and Michael Michaud, Ranking Member of the House Veterans Affairs Committee - VA Deficiencies
June 11, 2014 Markey Hails Senate Passage of VA Health Bill
June 11, 2014 Making Continuing Appropriations During a Government Shutdown
Feb. 12, 2014 Markey Votes to Protect Military Retirement Benefits
Nov. 14, 2013 Mass. Congressional Delegation Members Applaud VA Grants to Support Homeless Veterans
Nov. 12, 2013 Markey Commemorates Veterans Day
July 25, 2012 Red Tape Reduction and Small Business Job Creation Act
Dec. 7, 2011 Markey, Wyden Call on CMS to Release IAH Program Guidelines for Medicare Savings
May 5, 2008 MA Delegation Touts Decision to Keep VA Hospitals Open
May 25, 2007 Markey Honors Veterans on Memorial Day
May 24, 2007 U.S. Troop Readiness, Veterans' Care, Katrina Recovery, and Iraq Accountability Appropriations Act, 2007
March 26, 2007 Markey Corrects Mischaracterization of His Iraq Vote by Veterans for Peace
March 22, 2007 Providing for Consideration of HR 1591, US Troop Readiness, Veterans' Health, and Iraq Accountability Act, 2007
May 24, 2006 Vietnam Veterans Memorial Visitors' Center
May 22, 2006 Data Security Breach Leaves 26.5 Million Veterans Vulnerable to Identity Theft
March 8, 2006 Lofgren Calls for Veterans' Care to Be Included in Iraq Supplemental
May 5, 2005 Dems' GI Bill Ensure Troops Who Sustain Wounds do not Also Sustain Pay Cuts
Nov. 10, 2004 Let's Work to Help Our Heroes Today and In Future
May 20, 2004 Fallen Heroes
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Veteran & Military
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Veterans
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