Representative John Barrow's Public Statements

Biographical

Full Name: John Barrow
Current Office: U.S. House - District 12, Democratic
First Elected: 11/02/2004
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 12
Primary May 20, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Victoria; 2 Children: James, Ruth
Birth Date: 10/31/1955
Birth Place: Athens, GA
Home City: Savannah, GA
Religion: Baptist
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12/18/13 Barrow Statement on Oversight Visit to Charlie Norwood VA 12/02/13 Augusta Chronicle: John Barrow wants hearing in Augusta on Charlie Norwood VA deaths 11/26/13 Barrow Requests Congressional Hearing Into Problems at the Charlie Norwood VA Medical Center 3/26/13 Barrow: Statesboro VA Clinic a Win for Veterans 12/10/12 Barrow Donates Frequent Flyer Miles to Wounded Troops and Families 6/01/12 Congressman Barrow to Open New Statesboro Office 5/31/12 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2013 11/04/11 Veterans' Compensation Cost-of-Living Adjustment Act of 2011 10/14/11 Federal Recovery Coordination Program 7/08/11 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2012 6/14/11 Mental Health: Bridging the Gap Between Care and Compensation for Veterans 6/01/11 Hearing of the House Veterans' Committee - Putting America's Veterans Back to Work 5/09/11 Barrow Visits Arlington National Cemetery to Receive Status Update About Internment Concerns 5/03/11 Hearing of the House Veterans' Affairs Committee - "Sacred Obligation: Restoring Veteran Trust and Patient Safety" 4/13/11 Hearing of the Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee of the House Veterans' Affairs Committee - Construction Contracting Practices 10/22/10 Barrow Calls on VA to Approve Construction for Statesboro Facility 10/04/10 Barrow Testifies In Front of House Armed Services Committee in Support of Veterans Recovery Coordinator Legislation 10/04/10 House Passes Barrow Veterans Job Training, Artifact Curation Bill 9/15/10 Establishing Army Corps of Engineers Veterans' Curation Program 6/17/10 House Passes Barrow Amendment to Small Business Lending Act 5/14/10 Barrow to Tour Veterans Curation Program Lab, Discuss New Veterans Job Training Bill 5/13/10 Blog: An Important Program for Our Veterans 5/12/10 Barrow Introduces Veterans Job Training, Artifact Curation Bill 11/10/09 In Advance Of Veterans Day, Barrow Introduces Bill To Improve Federal Recovery Coordinator Program 10/22/09 Barrow Announces The Start Of Special Payments For Service Members Who Served Under Stop Loss Orders 10/16/09 Barrow Announces VA To Issue Emergency Checks To Veterans Awaiting College Benefits, Encourages Eligible Vets To Pick Up Benefits Tomorrow Or Sign Up Online 10/05/09 Barrow Announces VA To Issue Emergency Checks To Veterans Awaiting College Benefits, Encourages Eligible Vets To Pick Up Benefits Tomorrow Or Sign Up Online 7/10/09 Barrow Votes to Support Troops, Honor Veterans 6/22/09 Barrow Votes To Reform, Improve Veterans Health Services 4/02/09 Letter To President Barack Obama 7/31/08 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Act, 2009 6/15/07 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Act, 2008 6/15/07 Barrow Urges Action on a VA Clinic in Statesboro 3/28/07 House Passes Barrow Amendment to Increase Veterans Mileage Benefits 3/28/07 Wounded Warrior Assistance Act of 2007 3/14/07 Barrow Reintroduces his "Disabled Veterans Fairness Act" for the 110th Congress 5/11/06 House Rejects Most TRICARE Fee Hikes; Blocks Attempts to Stop Increases in Prescription Drug Co-Pays for Veterans 4/24/06 Congressman Barrow: "America can do better than nickel and dime our retired veterans" 10/11/05 Barrow: "This bill is a matter of fairness for disabled veterans" 6/28/05 Barrow Calls on President Bush to Boost Funding for Veterans' Health Care 6/17/05 Barrow Promotes Bi-Partisan Legislation to Help Families, Charities Send Postage-Free Mail to American Soldiers Overseas 1/01/ Congressman John Barrow Calls for Fast Passage of "Veterans Identity Protection Act" House Passes Barrow Veterans Job Training, Artifact Curation Bill 1/01/14 Issue Position: Veterans Issue Position: Veterans and Military Families Issue Position: Veterans