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Collin Peterson's Public Statements on Issue: Veterans

Full Name: Collin C. Peterson
Office: U.S. House (MN) - District 7, Democratic/Farmer/Labor
First Elected: 11/06/1990
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic/Farmer/Labor for U.S. House - District 7
Primary Aug. 12, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Divorced; 3 Children: Sean, Jason, Elliot
Birth Date: 06/29/1944
Birth Place: Fargo, ND
Home City: Detroit Lakes, MN
Religion: Lutheran
Date Title
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 18, 2014 E-Newsletter: 07/18/2014
July 16, 2014 Letter to Sloan Gibson, Secretary of Veterans Affairs - Safeguard Religious Freedom in VA Chapels
July 11, 2014 E-Newsletter: 07/11/2014
June 6, 2014 Newsletter: Rep. Peterson's Newsletter 6/6/14
May 30, 2014 Newsletter: Rep. Peterson's Newsletter 5/30/14
May 28, 2014 Peterson Calls for Shinseki to Resign
May 23, 2014 Newsletter: Rep. Peterson's Newsletter 5/23/14
May 23, 2014 A Grateful Nation Remembers Those Who Gave All
March 28, 2014 Rep. Peterson's Newsletter 3/28/2014
March 21, 2014 Rep. Peterson's Newsletter 3/21/2014
Nov. 11, 2013 Let's Put Veterans First
Nov. 8, 2013 Rep. Peterson's Newsletter 11/8
Oct. 11, 2013 Rep. Peterson's Newsletter 10/11
Oct. 4, 2013 Rep. Peterson's Newsletter 10/4
Aug. 16, 2013 Rep. Peterson's Newsletter 8/16
Sept. 7, 2012 Vets Retraining Assistance Program
Sept. 7, 2012 Military Veterans' Caucus Hosts NFL Commissioner and US Army General for Traumatic Brain Injuries Briefing
May 25, 2012 E-Newsletter 5/25/12
Nov. 7, 2011 Honoring our Veterans
May 25, 2011 Americans Coming Together on Memorial Day
March 22, 2011 Letter to John McHugh, Secretary of the Army, and General Craig McKinley, Chief of the National Guard Bureau
March 9, 2011 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives - Frank Buckles Lying in Honor within Rotunda
Sept. 20, 2010 Peterson Co-Sponsors Bill to Correct and Streamline New GI Bill
July 13, 2010 Peterson Says New VA Rules for PTSD Veterans an Important Step Forward
June 20, 2008 Peterson Supports New GI Bill
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Veterans
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