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Sherrod Brown's Public Statements on Issue: Veterans

Full Name: Sherrod C. Brown
Office: U.S. Senate (OH) - Sr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/07/2006
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2018
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Connie; 4 Children
Birth Date: 11/09/1952
Birth Place: Mansfield, OH
Home City: Avon, OH
Religion: Lutheran
Date Title
March 13, 2014 Sen. Brown Meets With Paralyzed Veterans Of America-Buckeye Chapter Leadership; Calls For End To Disability Claims Backlog
March 12, 2014 At Veterans Affairs Hearing, Brown Urges Secretary To Accelerate Timeline To End Disability Claims Backlog And Veterans Homelessness; Pushes For Rating Equity With Claims System
Feb. 27, 2014 Health Care
Feb. 27, 2014 Health Care
Feb. 12, 2014 At Meeting With Veterans Secretary, Brown To Push For Continued Efforts To End Disability Claims Backlog Of More Than 398,000 Claims
Jan. 27, 2014 Sen. Brown Helps Secure Overdue Military Honors For Summit County Veteran
Jan. 14, 2014 Cleveland.com - New Spending Bill Would Restore Great Lakes Cleanup Money
Dec. 23, 2013 Close to Our Hearts
Nov. 19, 2013 Brown-Authored Legislation Passes Senate Committee on Veterans' Affairs
Nov. 10, 2013 Sen. Brown Statement on Veterans Day
Nov. 5, 2013 Brown Presses Nominee for Key Veterans Post on Claims Backlog, Veterans Employment
Oct. 22, 2013 Sen. Brown Announces Plan to Reduce Unemployment, Ease Transition to Civilian Life for Returning Mahoning Valley Troops
Oct. 1, 2013 Continuing Appropriations
Sept. 27, 2013 Sen. Brown Statement on Senate Vote to Avoid Government Shutdown, Negative Effects on Citizens and Jobs
Sept. 24, 2013 Sen. Brown and Rep. Kaptur Introduce Bill to Keep Northwest Ohio Veterans from Homelessness
Sept. 9, 2013 Sen. Brown Announces New Federal Resources to Improve Public Infrastructure for Veterans in Portage County
Aug. 26, 2013 NBC "The Ed Show" - Transcript - Veterans' Health Issues
Aug. 19, 2013 Blog: Working to Reduce the Backlog and Serve Ohio Veterans
Aug. 14, 2013 With 490,000 Veterans Waiting on Benefit Claims, Brown Calls on VA to Expedite Processing, Announces Plan to Reduce Backlog
Aug. 13, 2013 With 490,000 Veterans Waiting on Benefit Claims, Brown Calls on VA to Expedite Processing, Announces Plan to Reduce Backlog
July 24, 2013 Veterans' Affairs Committee Passes Brown Provisions Expanding Education, Work Opportunities for Veterans
July 15, 2013 With More Than 523,000 Veterans Waiting on Benefit Claims, Brown Calls on VA to Expedite Processing, Announces Plan to Reduce Backlog
July 11, 2013 Brown Announces New Federal Grant to Provide Critical Services to Homeless and Low-Income Veterans in Dayton
July 8, 2013 Letter to Secretary Shinseki - Same Sex Marriages
June 20, 2013 Brown Announces a Reduction of 65,000 Cases from Veterans Disability Claims Backlog
May 21, 2013 Brown Commends New VA Initiative, Modeled After His Legislation, To Reduce Disability Claims Backlog
May 8, 2013 Brown Introduces Bill That Would Provide A Cost-Of-Living Increase For Veterans
March 6, 2013 Brown Outlines Efforts To Reduce The Deficit While Lowering Prescription Drug Costs For Ohio Seniors, Families
Dec. 3, 2012 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2013 - Continued
Oct. 9, 2012 Removing Road Blocks to Jobs for Veterans
Oct. 7, 2012 In Cleveland, Brown Announces New Law That Cuts Red Tape for Service Members So They Can Get Jobs in High-Growth Freight Industry When They Return to Civilian Life
Sept. 26, 2012 With Limited Spots Left Nationwide, Brown Alerts Ohio Veterans to Next Deadline for Federal Training Program that Helps Unemployed Vets Land High-Demand Jobs
Sept. 19, 2012 Brown Announces New Federal Resources to Provide Critical Services to Homeless Veterans in Mahoning Valley
Aug. 13, 2012 Connecting Veterans with New Employment Opportunities
July 13, 2012 Letter to The Honorable Eric K. Shinseki, Secretary, Department of Veterans Affairs
July 12, 2012 Disclose Act of 2012--Motion to Proceed
July 9, 2012 Brown Alerts Ohio Veterans to New Federal Jobs Program to Train Unemployed Vets for High-Demand Jobs
July 2, 2012 Sen. Brown Announces New Federal Resources to Upgrade Transportation Service for Veterans in Montgomery County
July 2, 2012 Sen. Brown Announces New Federal Resources to Improve Access to Public Transportation Options for Veterans in Portage and Geauga Counties
July 2, 2012 Sen. Brown Announces New Federal Resources to Improve Access to Public Transportation Options for Veterans in Mahoning County
July 2, 2012 Sen. Brown Announces New Federal Resources to Improve Access to Public Transportation Options for Veterans in Stark County
June 25, 2012 Brown Announces New Federal Grant for Cuyahoga County to Hire Recently-Returned Military Veterans
June 25, 2012 Brown Announces New Federal Grant for Toledo Police Department to Hire Recently-Returned Military Veterans
June 25, 2012 Brown Announces New Federal Grant for City of Canton to Hire Recently-Returned Military Veterans
June 25, 2012 Brown Announces New Federal Grant for a Scioto County Police Department to Hire a Recently-Returned Military Veteran
June 25, 2012 Brown Announces New Federal Grant for a Logan County Police Department to Hire a Recently-Returned Military Veteran
June 25, 2012 Brown Announces New Federal Grant for a Highland County Police Department to Hire a Recently-Returned Military Veteran
June 25, 2012 Brown Announces New Federal Grant for a Vinton County Police Department to Hire a Recently-Returned Military Veteran
June 25, 2012 Brown Announces New Federal Grant for City of Akron to Hire Recently-Returned Military Veterans
June 20, 2012 Brown Office Representative Greets Honor Flight Veterans from Northwest Ohio
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