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Ron Wyden's Public Statements on Issue: Military Personnel

Full Name: Ron Wyden
Office: U.S. Senate (OR) - Sr, Democratic
First Elected: 01/30/1996
Last Elected: 11/02/2010
Next Election: 2016
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Nancy; 5 Children: Adam, Lilly, William, Ava, Scarlett
Birth Date: 05/03/1949
Birth Place: Wichita, KS
Home City: Portland, OR
Religion: Jewish
Date Title
Issue Position: Standing Up for All of Oregon
May 8, 2014 Manchin Cosponsors Legislation to Launch Army Force Structure Commission
Jan. 31, 2014 Wyden Cosponsors Bill to Provide Justice to Servicemembers Discharged Over Sexual Orientation
Nov. 20, 2013 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014
March 6, 2013 Brennan Nomination
March 5, 2013 Letter to Secretary Shinseki - LGBT Rights
Oct. 16, 2012 Letter to King Hamad Bin Isa Al-Khalifa
Sept. 28, 2012 Letter to Jessica Wright, Assistant Secretary of Defense - Support for the National Guard and Reserve Outreach and Reintegration Programs
July 24, 2012 Schrader, Wyden, Merkley, DeFazio, Blumenauer, Walden, Bonamici Sign Letter Expressing Concern to Proposed Changes In National Guard Pay and Benefits
July 23, 2012 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
May 17, 2012 Wyden Letter Raises Concerns about Effect of Afghan Air Pollution on U.S. Servicemembers
April 18, 2012 Letter to Ray Mabus, Secretary of the Navy
Feb. 2, 2012 Wyden Cosponsors Bill to Compensate Servicemembers for Miscalculation of Leave Time Under PDMRA
Nov. 10, 2011 Wyden Soft Landing Bill Will Ease Burden of Returning National Guard and Reserve Members
Oct. 24, 2011 Letter to Majority Leader Reid
Oct. 18, 2011 Sens. Hutchison, Tester Lead Bipartisan Group of Senators Urging "Supercommittee" to Reduce Overseas Military Construction
Sept. 16, 2011 Wyden Letter Prompts DoD to Change Policy Denying Injured Guard and Reserve Members Medical Assistance
July 20, 2011 Senators Introduce Bill to Give EPA Adequate Time to Implement Boiler MACT Rule
July 20, 2011 Oregon Congressional Delegation Requests Investigation into Broken National Guard Bonus Contracts
July 19, 2011 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012
July 19, 2011 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012
June 17, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Robert M. Gates, Secretary of Defense
May 13, 2011 Wyden, Merkley Announce Funding for National Guard Yellow Ribbon Reintegration Program
April 20, 2011 Military Takes Steps to Improve Treatment of Returning National Guard, Reserve Troops
March 8, 2011 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Dec. 18, 2010 Don't Ask, Don't Tell
Nov. 18, 2010 Wyden Calls for Senate To Vote for Don't Ask Don't Tell Repeal
Oct. 13, 2010 Letter to the National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform
Sept. 17, 2010 Wyden, Merkley Urge Servicemembers To Collect Stop Loss Pay Before Deadline
May 17, 2010 Wyden, Schrader Ask DOD/GAO to Investigate "Institutionalized Discrimination Against Guard and Reserve Forces"
May 17, 2010 Wyden, Schrader Ask DOD/GAO to Investigate "Institutionalized discrimination against Guard and Reserve Forces"
May 5, 2010 Military Families Appreciation Day
March 4, 2010 Senators Introduce Repeal of "Don't Ask, Don't Tell"
Feb. 10, 2010 MSNBC "The Ed Show" -Transcript
Dec. 11, 2009 Wyden, Schrader Seek Resolution in Support of Troops Stranded During the Holidays
June 29, 2009 Wyden Commends Committee For Approving Back Pay For Combat Vets
June 29, 2009 Wyden Unveils "Soft Landing" And Related Bills to Help Soldiers, Military Families And Veterans
May 8, 2009 Merkley Statement on Military Families Appreciation Day
May 7, 2009 Military Families Appreciation Day
March 19, 2009 Senators Bayh, Dorgan, Wyden Introduce Legislation to Care for Soldiers Exposed to Toxins
March 17, 2009 Panel I Of A Joint Hearing Of The Crime And Drugs Subcommittee Of The Senate Judiciary Committee And The Senate Caucus On International Narcotics Control
March 13, 2009 Wyden Asks Interior Department for Help in Finding New Location for Redmond Gun Club, Law Enforcement, Military Training Facility
March 12, 2009 Wyden Applauds Navy for Extending Public Comment Period
March 10, 2009 Bipartisan Legislation Would Secure Back Pay for U.S. Troops
Feb. 19, 2009 Oregon Leaders Welcome Navy Decision to Hold Public Meeting on Its Plans for Coast
July 23, 2008 Coleman, Wyden, Grassley, Klobuchar Introduce Bill to Fix Troop Pay Problem
July 23, 2008 Wyden, Grassley, Klobuchar Introduce Bill to Fix Troop Pay Problem
July 15, 2008 Lawmakers, Seniors, Soldiers Rally for Final Approval of Medicare Bill
Feb. 13, 2008 CIA Interrogations and Army Field Manual
June 21, 2007 Letter To Secretary Of Defense Robert M. Gates
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