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Charlie Rangel's Public Statements on Issue: Veterans

Full Name: Charles 'Charlie' B. Rangel
Office: U.S. House (NY) - District 13, Democratic
First Elected: 11/03/1970
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Alma; 2 Children: Steven, Alicia
Birth Date: 06/11/1930
Birth Place: Harlem, NY
Home City: Harlem, NY
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
April 10, 2014 The World War II Merchant Mariner Service Act
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 7, 2014 Rangel And Korean War Vets In Congress Introduce Bill Encouraging North Korea To Reunite Korean American Divided Families
March 6, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Don't Leave Jobless Veterans Behind
Jan. 30, 2014 Pocan & Rangel Applaud Senate Introduction of Restore Honor to Service Members Act
Jan. 17, 2014 It's a Matter of Priorities
Nov. 5, 2013 Rangel Highlights Importance of Helping Veterans
Aug. 1, 2013 House Passes Rangel's Resolution Encouraging Peace And Reunification On The Korean Peninsula
Aug. 1, 2013 Letter to Secretary Charles Timothy Hagel, Department of Defense - Protect Service Members from High-Cost Loans
June 20, 2013 Rangel & Pocan Announce Legislation to Correct Records of 114,000 Gay Veterans Discharged because of their Sexual Orientation
June 17, 2013 Rangel Brings Veterans History Project to The District
May 15, 2013 Rangel Introduces Bipartisan Bill Designed to Increase the Use of Telemedicine by Veterans
Nov. 16, 2012 Global Policy TV - Remove Barriers for Veterans Access to Mental Health Care
Nov. 16, 2012 USA Today - Failing Our Troops
Sept. 28, 2012 Rangel Recognizes Army Suicide Prevention Month
Sept. 21, 2012 Rangel Calls on Do-Nothing Congress to Increase Funding for Returning Service Members
July 23, 2012 Rangel Praises Expansion Of VA'S "eBENEFITS" Service
July 12, 2012 Rangel Applauds New VA Initiative To Reduce Compensation Benefits Backlog
June 22, 2012 Rangel Lauds New VA Initiative, "Aboutface"
June 1, 2012 Rangel Applauds Successful Outreach for Veteran Career Assistance
May 28, 2012 The Grio - Rep. Charlie Rangel On Black America's Truest Heroes
May 25, 2012 The Huffington Post - The One Percent Deserving Our Thanks
May 22, 2012 Rangel Commends Streamlining Of Veteran Memorial Process
May 17, 2012 Rangel Applauds Joint Dept of Labor/VA'S Jobs Program
May 4, 2012 Rangel: Seniors are Never Too Old to Play
May 3, 2012 Vets Job Training Program Will Help Economy Thrive
April 19, 2012 Rangel Applauds Increased Mental Health Support for Veterans
March 29, 2012 Rangel Champions Veterans Mental Health
Feb. 6, 2012 Rangel Commends President Obama's Vets Jobs Corps
Dec. 14, 2011 U.S. House Unanimously Passes Rangel Resolution On Korean War POW/MIAs & Abductees
Dec. 7, 2011 Rangel Applauds New VA Service To Help Employ Vets
Dec. 7, 2011 Rangel Remembers Pearl Harbor
Dec. 5, 2011 Rangel Hails New VA Grants To Help Homeless Vets
Nov. 16, 2011 Rangel Votes To Create Jobs For America's Veterans
Nov. 10, 2011 Rangel Applauds Raise In Vets Mortgage Insurance
Nov. 7, 2011 Rangel Calls For Passage Of The Returning Heroes And Wounded Warrior Tax Credits
Oct. 28, 2011 Letter to John Kline, Chairman, Committee on Education & Workforce
Oct. 13, 2011 Rangel Applauds New Initiative For Homeless Veterans: Veterans Dept. Strives To End Homelessness Among Veterans by 2015
Oct. 7, 2011 Rangel Rallies to Bring our Troops Home on 10th Anniversary of War in Afghanistan
Oct. 4, 2011 Financial Crisis and Moral Crisis
June 22, 2011 Rangel Salutes Korean War Vets at Luncheon
June 1, 2011 Rangel Makes Improvements To Work Opportunity Tax Credit
March 18, 2011 Huffington Post - Why We Need Universal Service
Oct. 21, 2010 Rangel Gets "A" Grade For Votes On Veterans & Military Issues
Sept. 20, 2010 Rangel & Other Leaders Call On More Support Services For Veterans & Their Families
July 27, 2010 Rangel Salutes His Comrades on National Korean War Veterans Armistice Day
July 13, 2010 Rangel Lauds Better Care For Veterans with Post Dramatic Stress Disorder
May 31, 2010 Memorial Day: In Memory of Those Who Have Served
April 21, 2010 Rangel Votes To Strengthen Veterans' Health Services
March 25, 2010 Energy Jobs For Veterans Act
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