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Nick Rahall II's Public Statements on Issue: Veterans

Full Name: Nick Joe Rahall II
Office: U.S. House (WV) - District 3, Democratic
First Elected: 11/02/1976
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 3
Primary May 13, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Melinda; 3 Children: Rebecca, Nick Joe III, Suzanne Nicole
Birth Date: 05/20/1949
Birth Place: Beckley, WV
Home City: Beckley, WV
Religion: Presbyterian
Date Title
Mistreatment At Walter Reed Is A National Disgrace That Demands Swift Action
Issue Position: Fighting for Our Veterans and Senior Citizens
Aug. 11, 2014 Manchin, Rockefeller, Rahall Announce $2.6 Million to Help West Virginia Veterans in Need
July 30, 2014 Conference Report on H.R. 3230, Pay Our Guard an Reserve Act
July 30, 2014 Rahall Calls for Passage of Veterans Bill
July 28, 2014 Rahall Pushes Congress to Complete Veterans Bill
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 25, 2014 Motion to Instruct Conferences on H.R. 3230, Pay Our Guard and Reserve Act
July 25, 2014 Sustaining our American System of Public Education
July 12, 2014 Rahall Delivers Remarks at American Legion 96th State Convention
May 30, 2014 Rahall Statement on VA Secretary Shinseki Resignation
May 27, 2014 Letter to Eric Shinseki, Secretary of the Department of Veterans Affairs - VA Audit Concerns
May 23, 2014 Rahall Statement on VA Secretary Eric Shinseki
May 21, 2014 Rahall Meets West Virginia Honor Flight Veterans
May 1, 2014 Rahall Supports Funding for WV Veterans; House Passes FY 2015 Military Construction/VA Appropriations Bill
Feb. 18, 2014 Rahall Meets with Seniors and Veterans in Bluefield
Feb. 18, 2014 Manchin, Rockefeller, Rahall Mark Opening of Mercer County Veterans Mobile Health Clinic
Feb. 14, 2014 Doing Right by Our Veterans
Feb. 4, 2014 Rahall Votes to Expand Tuition Assistance to Veterans
Jan. 16, 2014 Letter to Buck McKeon, Chairman of the House Armed Services Committee, and Adam Smith, Ranking Member of the House Armed Services Committee - COLA for Military retirees
Nov. 13, 2013 Rahall Votes for Veterans Benefit Increase
Nov. 12, 2013 Rahall Extols West Virginia Veterans
Nov. 6, 2013 Rahall Meets with Veterans and VA Officials
Nov. 6, 2013 Rockefeller, Manchin, Rahall Announce Mobile Health Clinic for Veterans in Mercer County to Open in 2014
Nov. 1, 2013 Rahall Report: Proudly Standing for Our Veterans
Oct. 29, 2013 Rahall Supports Legislation for Veterans
Aug. 26, 2013 Rockefeller, Manchin, Rahall Announce Rental Assistance for Veterans Struggling with Homelessness
Aug. 9, 2013 Supporting West Virginia's GIs
July 15, 2013 Rockefeller, Manchin, Rahall Announce $3.6M to Prevent Veteran Homelessness in WV
July 12, 2013 Rockefeller, Manchin, Rahall Announce Mobile and Tele-Health Clinics for Veterans in Mercer County
May 21, 2013 Rahall Helps to Advance Veterans Disability Benefit Increase, On-the-Job Training
May 20, 2013 Rahall Pushes for Veterans Legislation to Address Claims Backlog and Employment Assistance
May 17, 2013 Honoring Our Nation's Promises to its Veterans
April 22, 2013 Letter to John Culberson, Chair, and Sanford Bishop, Ranking Member, Subcommittee on Military Construction, Veterans' Affairs and Related Agencies
July 17, 2012 Rahall Announces Funding for Veteran Homeless Prevention Program
July 11, 2012 Rahall Commends Rail Industry for Initiative to Hire 5,000 Veterans
July 10, 2012 Rahall Works to Pass Veterans Disability Benefit COLA Increase
June 29, 2012 Rockefeller, Manchin and Rahall Welcome Advocates for Homeless Veterans
June 1, 2012 Rahall: Veterans' Healthcare is National Priority
May 25, 2012 Rahall: The Solemn Debt to Veterans Remains Unpaid
May 10, 2012 Rahall Fights to Expand Healthcare for Southern West Virginia Veterans
March 30, 2012 Rahall: "Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans"
Dec. 16, 2011 Rahall: Ensuring Basic Government Services the People Expect
Nov. 18, 2011 Giving Thanks This Thanksgiving
Nov. 18, 2011 Rahall, Petri Unveil Legislation to Create Transportation Jobs for American Veterans
Nov. 16, 2011 An American Salute for Veterans Day
Nov. 16, 2011 Rahall Votes to Put Veterans to Work
Nov. 11, 2011 Rahall Reaffirms Commitment to Veterans; Delivers Keynote Address at Annual McDowell County Veterans Day Ceremony
Nov. 6, 2011 Rahall Fighting to Preserve Commitment to Vets
Nov. 2, 2011 Rahall Applauds Veterans Disability Benefit COLA Increase
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