Senator Mark Lunsford Pryor's Public Statements

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Full Name: Mark Lunsford Pryor
Current Office: U.S. Senate - Sr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/05/2002
Last Elected: 11/04/2008
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. Senate
Primary May 20, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Jill; 2 Children: Adams, Porter
Birth Date: 01/10/1963
Birth Place: Fayetteville, AR
Home City: Little Rock, AR
Religion: Christian
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Issue Position: Veterans 6/12/14 Pryor Unveils Legislation to Protect Veterans from Long Wait Times at VA Facilities 6/11/14 Statement by Senator Mark Pryor On Sanders-McCain VA Compromise Passage 6/09/14 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General of the United States - Investigate Evidence of Criminal Wrongdoing at VA Medical Facilities 6/04/14 Pryor's Veterans Jobs Bill Hailed by Small Business Committee 5/30/14 Statement by Senator Mark Pryor On Secretary Shinseki 5/30/14 Pryor Takes Action to Uncover Extent of VA Failure 5/22/14 Senators Lead Charge to Support Veteran-Owned Small Businesses More Than 250,000 Service Members Transition Out of Military Annually 5/21/14 Letter to Eric Shinseki, Secretary of Veterans Affairs - Regarding Medical Care for Veterans 5/15/14 Pryor: VA Claims Process Needs a Complete Overhaul 5/14/14 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions 3/11/14 Pryor Calls on Secretary Shinseki to Advance Much-Needed New State Veterans Home 2/26/14 Comprehensive Veterans Health and Benefits and Military Retirement Pay Restoration Act of 2014 - Motion to Proceed 2/12/14 Statement by Senator Pryor On Restoring Retirement Pay for Arkansas Men and Women in Uniform 2/11/14 Repealing Section 403 of the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2013 -- Motion to Proceed 2/11/14 Senators Urge Colleagues to Support Nation's Military Retirees and Restore Earned Benefits 1/13/14 Statement by Senator Mark Pryor On Omnibus Appropriations Bill 12/18/13 Pryor Introduces Provision Protecting Arkansas Military Retirees 11/08/13 Statement by Senator Mark Pryor on Veterans Day 8/02/13 Pryor, Ayotte Applaud Passage of Helping Heroes Fly Act 7/25/13 Pryor, Ayotte Introduce Helping Heroes Fly Act 7/25/13 Pryor, Ayotte Introduce Helping Heroes Fly Act 6/25/13 Pryor Pushes to Reduce the VA Disability Claims Backlog 6/19/13 Senate Passes Pryor, Johanns Border Security Amendment 6/19/13 Border Security, Economic Opportunity, and Immigration Modernization Act 5/23/13 Eliminating VA Disability Claims Backlog 4/29/13 Letter to President Obama - End Veteran's Disability Claims Backlog 4/29/13 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Reduce V-A Claims Backlog 4/25/13 Pryor Signs on to Legislation Protecting Benefits for Arkansas Seniors, Veterans, and Military Families 3/26/13 Saluting Arkansas Men and Women in Uniform 3/20/13 Pryor, Boozman Introduce Legislation to Give Arkansas Military Retirees the Honor They Deserve 12/04/12 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2013--Resumed 12/03/12 Senate Passes Pryor, Johanns Veterans' Jobs Amendment 11/27/12 Pryor, Johanns File Veterans Job Amendment to Defense Authorization 5/24/12 Pryor Seeks Greater Employment Opportunities and Protections for Service Members, Veterans 5/24/12 Johanns, Pryor Introduce Veterans Job Assistance Legislation 11/21/11 Statement On the President Signing Veterans Hiring Incentives into Law 6/08/11 Pryor Bill Accelerates Benefit Process for Veterans 5/10/11 Pryor Introduces Legislation to Assist Servicemen and Women, Veterans and their Communities 4/13/11 Senator Snowe Introduces Measure to Protect Military Funerals 3/16/11 SBIR/STTR Reauthorization Act of 2011 3/10/11 Pryor Introduces Legislation to Assist Servicemen and Women, Veterans and their Communities 11/06/09 Op-Ed: On Honoring Arkansas's Veterans 9/18/09 Pryor, Lincoln, Snyder Highlight Rural Veterans Health Care Initiatives with Senator Jon Tester of Montana 8/17/09 Pryor to Meet with Community Leaders, Health Care Officials, Energy Innovators, and Veterans in August 8/06/09 Pryor to Meet with Community Leaders, Health Care Officials, Energy Innovators, and Veterans in August 7/29/09 Pryor Aims to Increase Efficiencies, Cut Waste at Veterans Affairs 5/19/09 Hearing Of The Military Construction, Veterans Affairs And Related Agencies Subcommittee Of The Senate Appropriations Committee - Fiscal Year 2010 Budget Request For The Department Of Defense And The Department Of The Navy Military Construction Budget 5/13/09 Hearing Of The Labor, Health And Human Services, Education, And Related Agencies Subcommittee Of The Senate Appropriations Committee - Department Of Labor 4/03/09 Pryor Applauds Budget that Sets Responsible Path Forward