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Jerry McNerney's Public Statements on Issue: Veterans

Full Name: Gerald 'Jerry' McNerney
Office: U.S. House (CA) - District 9, Democratic
First Elected: 11/07/2006
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 9
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 3, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Mary; 3 Children: Michael, Windy, Greg
Birth Date: 06/18/1951
Birth Place: Alburquerque, NM
Home City: Pleasanton, CA
Religion: Catholic
Date Title
July 11, 2014 Congressman McNerney Sends Letter to Veterans Bill Conferees on Expediting Construction of VA Facilities
July 11, 2014 Congressman McNerney Co-Authors Bipartisan Bill to Prevent Veteran Suicides
July 11, 2014 Jerry's Op-ed on Fixing the VA Health Care System
July 9, 2014 Congressman Jerry McNerney Introduces Bill To Expedite Construction Of VA Facilities
July 7, 2014 San Francisco Chronicle - VA Must Work For Veterans
June 12, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States- Create Blue Ribbon Commission to Investigate Care Delivery at Department of Veterans Affairs
June 11, 2014 Protecting Our Veterans
June 4, 2014 Congressman McNerney's Bill Will Help Veterans Get Law Enforcement Jobs
May 30, 2014 Congressman McNerney Statement On The Resignation Of VA Secretary Shinseki
May 28, 2014 House Passes Congressman McNerney's Amendment To Help Returning Service Members Find Jobs
May 28, 2014 Congressman Jerry McNerney Calls for Resignation of VA Secretary Shinseki
May 22, 2014 Congressmen McNerney & Denham Request Full Review Of French Camp VA Project
May 21, 2014 Congressman McNerney Votes To Hold VA Officials Accountable For Treatment Delays & Deaths
May 2, 2014 House Approves Congressman McNerney's Recommendations For Veterans
April 28, 2014 Congressman McNerney Continues Fighting for Our Veterans
April 22, 2014 Congressman McNerney to Host Bipartisan Veterans Town Hall Meeting
March 24, 2014 Congressman McNerney Continues To Hold VA Accountable For Claims Backlog
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 11, 2014 Congressman McNerney Co-Authors Legislation To Improve Veterans Access To Education
March 6, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Don't Leave Jobless Veterans Behind
Jan. 23, 2014 Congressman McNerney Announces Fiscal Year 2014 Funding Vital To The San Joaquin Valley
Oct. 11, 2013 Congressman McNerney Introduces Bipartisan Bill To Help Veterans Continue To Receive Benefits Assistance During Government Shutdown
Sept. 23, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Keep Veterans' Care Essential
Sept. 12, 2013 Congressman McNerney Introduces Bill To Help Small Businesses Owned By Disabled Veterans
June 5, 2013 McNerney Fights for our Veterans
June 4, 2013 More Can be Done for Veterans Across the Nation
April 23, 2013 McNerney Calls On The Department Of Veterans Affairs To Address Claims Backlogs At Its Regional Offices
April 22, 2013 Letter to John Culberson, Chair, and Sanford Bishop, Ranking Member, Subcommittee on Military Construction, Veterans' Affairs and Related Agencies
April 22, 2013 Letter to Honorable John Culberson, Chair, and Honorable Sanford Bishop, Ranking Member, Subcommittee on Military Construction, Veterans' Affairs and Related Agencies - VA Backlog
Feb. 6, 2013 Letter to Department of Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki - Expedite Construction Of New Veterans' Facility
Dec. 12, 2012 The Wind Industry and Our Veterans
Sept. 12, 2012 McNerney's Bill To Help Hire Heroes Signed Into Law
July 18, 2012 Hearing of the Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs Subcommittee of the House Veterans' Affairs Committee - Invisible Wounds: Examining the Disability Compensation Benefits Process for Victims of Military Sexual Trauma
July 12, 2012 Sacramento Bee - Editorial: VA Needs to Crack Down on Backlog
June 20, 2012 Hearing of the Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee of the House Veterans' Affairs Committee - Legislative Hearing on H.R. 2985, H.R. 3730, H.R. 4481, H.R.5948
June 6, 2012 Hearing of the Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs (DAMA) Subcommittee of the House Veterans' Committee - Legislative Hearing on H.R. 2355, H.R. 2996, H.R. 4299, H.R. 5735, H.R.5880, H.R.5881, H.R. 2720
June 1, 2012 U.S. House Of Representatives Calls On VA To Address Backlog Of Claims At Oakland Regional Office
May 24, 2012 Congressman McNerney Named Legislator of the Year by Veterans Service Office
May 17, 2012 McNerney Calls for Action to Reduce Backlog of Veterans' Claims at Oakland Regional Office
May 10, 2012 McNerney Continues to Hold VA Accountable
April 27, 2012 McNerney Amendment Passes House Committee On Veterans' Affairs
April 26, 2012 VA Disability Claims
April 19, 2012 Letter to The Honorable Eric K. Shinseki Secretary, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
April 6, 2012 Stockton Record - Letting Vets Know There's Help
March 29, 2012 Hearing of the Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs Subcommittee of the House Veterans' Affairs Committee - H.R. 4142, H.R. 4114, H.R. 2051, H.R. 2498, H.R. 2377, H.R. 2717, H.R. 4168, H.R. 4213
March 28, 2012 Hearing of the Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs Subcommittee of the House Veterans' Affairs Committee - Re-evaluating the Transition from Service Member to Veteran: Honoring a Shared Commitment to Care for Those Who Defend our Freedom
Feb. 16, 2012 Hearing of the Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs Subcommittee of the House Veterans' Affairs Committee - Budget Hearing for Fiscal Year 2013
Feb. 9, 2012 Hearing of the Subcommittee of Disability Assistance of House Committee of Veterans' Affairs - Reforming VA's Flawed Fiduciary System
Jan. 24, 2012 Hearing of the Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs Subcommittee of the House Veterans' Affairs Committee - Rating the Rating Schedule - The State of VA Disability Ratings in the 21st Century
Dec. 15, 2011 Congresswoman Jackie Speier on the End of the Iraq War
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