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Tom Petri's Public Statements on Issue: Military Personnel

Full Name: Thomas 'Tom' E. Petri
Office: U.S. House (WI) - District 6, Republican
First Elected: 04/03/1979
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Anne; 1 Child: Alexandra
Birth Date: 05/28/1940
Birth Place: Marinette, WI
Home City: Fond du Lac, WI
Religion: Lutheran
Date Title
Issue Position: Veterans
April 10, 2014 Letter to Thomas E. Perez, Secretary of Labor - Stop Closure of Military Fast Food Outlets
April 10, 2014 Letter to Thomas Perez, Secretary of the Department of Labor - Concerns about Job Loss at Military Facilities
Sept. 17, 2013 Petri Joins Push to Label Fort Hood Shooting "Act of Terrorism," Honor Victims
Aug. 28, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Consult Congress on Syria
Dec. 27, 2012 Defense Bill Passes House Including Petri Provisions to Compensate Troops and Strengthen Troops to Teachers Program
Dec. 20, 2012 Defense Bill Expected to Pass House Includes Petri Provisions to Compensate Troops and Strengthen Troops to Teachers Program
May 17, 2012 House Approves Petri Amendment to Compensate National Guard Troops
May 17, 2012 Petri Amendments Would Compensate National Guardsmen and Boost Manitowoc and Plymouth Economies
Feb. 1, 2012 Reps. Kind, Petri and Senator Kohl Introduce Legislation to Compensate Service Members for Miscalculated Leave Time
May 26, 2011 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2012
May 28, 2010 Petri Plan to Strengthen Troops to Teachers Program Approved by House
May 27, 2010 Petri Amendment On Floor Today
May 27, 2010 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2011
Oct. 27, 2009 Reps. Petri, Courtney, Matsui, Senators McCain And Bennett Introduce "Troops to Teachers" Reform
July 18, 2008 Airport Snubbing Of Military To Stop
March 22, 2007 Letter: To Nancy Pelosi, Speaker of the US House, and David Obey, Chair Committee on Appropriations
Nov. 15, 2006 Troops to Teachers Improvement Act of 2006
Nov. 15, 2006 Petri Introduces "Troops to Teachers" Reform
Dec. 7, 2004 Petri Supports Free Mail for Troops
April 1, 2004 Petri, U.S. House Support Financial Relief for National Guard, Reserves
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Defense and National Security
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Veterans
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