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Eliot Engel's Public Statements on Issue: Veterans

Full Name: Eliot L. Engel
Office: U.S. House (NY) - District 16, Democratic
First Elected: 11/08/1988
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Working Families, Democratic for U.S. House - District 16
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Patricia; 3 Children
Birth Date: 02/18/1947
Birth Place: Bronx, NY
Home City: Bronx, NY
Religion: Jewish
Date Title
Issue Position: Veterans
Issue Position: Veterans
July 31, 2014 Congressman Engel Applauds Bipartisan VA Bill
July 2, 2014 Rep. Engel Says Robert McDonald's Tenure Would Marks New Chapter for Veterans Affairs
May 30, 2014 Congressman Engel Says Shinseki Put Country First By Resigning
March 6, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Don't Leave Jobless Veterans Behind
Dec. 13, 2013 Letter to Eric Shinseki, Secretary of the US Department of Veterans Affairs - Veteran Military Sexual Trauma Survivors
June 1, 2012 Rep. Engel Votes to Support Troops, Honor Veterans
April 16, 2012 In Commemoration of the American Liberators of World War II and the 25th Anniversary of the International March of the Living
Dec. 9, 2011 Engel Calls the Dumping of American Troops' Remains in Landfill 'Horrible;' Urges a Congressional Investigation
Nov. 2, 2011 Rep. Engel - Vets to Receive Disability Benefits Increase
July 29, 2010 Rep. Engel Votes to Support Troops, Honor Veterans
June 25, 2010 Rep. Engel - Korean War Veterans' Sacrifices Must Never Be Forgotten
April 21, 2010 Rep. Engel Supports Landmark Legislation For Veterans' Health Services
July 24, 2009 Rep. Engel Helps Shift Date For National Weekend Of Rememberance
July 13, 2009 Representative Engel Votes To Support Troops, Honor Veterans
June 26, 2009 Representative Engel Votes To Reform, Improve Veterans' Health Care
Nov. 12, 2008 Statement On Rep. Engel On Veterans Day
Oct. 20, 2008 Engel Named to Veterans' "A Team"
May 27, 2008 Engel Votes for Veterans Legislation
May 23, 2008 Commemorating Our Nation's Finest on Memorial Day
Jan. 18, 2008 Engel Announces Largest Increase Ever in Veterans Health Care
May 29, 2007 Letter From Representative Engel For The Week Of May 29, 2007
May 23, 2007 Veterans Outreach Improvement Act Of 2007
Nov. 9, 2006 Engel Honors Our Nations Veterans
Sept. 22, 2006 Press Release - Engel: Fund Veterans Health Care And Benefits
Aug. 11, 2006 Reps. Crowley, Serrano And Engel Urge Veterans Affairs To Keep Bronx Vets Hospital Open
March 8, 2006 Lofgren Calls for Veterans' Care to Be Included in Iraq Supplemental
Nov. 11, 2005 Engel Condemns Congressional Republican Leadership for Refusing to Listen to Veterans
May 26, 2005 Memorial Day and Honoring the Sacrifice of America's Veterans
June 30, 2014 Issue Position: Veterans
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Veterans Affairs
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Veterans
Jan. 1, 2010 Issue Position: Veterans
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