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Dutch Ruppersberger's Public Statements on Issue: Veterans

Full Name: CA Dutch 'Dutch' Ruppersberger
Office: U.S. House (MD) - District 2, Democratic
First Elected: 11/05/2002
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 2
Primary June 24, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Kay; 2 Children: Cory, Jill
Birth Date: 01/31/1946
Birth Place: Baltimore, MD
Home City: Baltimore, MD
Religion: Methodist
Date Title
Issue Position: Veterans
Issue Position: Veterans
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
June 23, 2014 Mikulski, Cardin, Ruppersberger and Sarbanes Visit Baltimore VA Medical Center to Ensure Progress on Timely Delivery of Care for Veterans
June 23, 2014 Ruppersberger Visits Baltimore VA Medical Center to Ensure Progress on Appointment Wait Times
April 30, 2014 Ruppersberger Supports Bill Funding Veterans Programs, Local Military Projects
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 6, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Don't Leave Jobless Veterans Behind
Feb. 19, 2014 Sarbanes Unveils Fast-Track for Disabled Veterans to Receive Social Security Benefits
Jan. 17, 2014 Blog: Finding Creative Ways to Support Our Veterans
Nov. 20, 2013 Healthcare Professionals Donate 1.5 Million Hotel Reward Points to Wounded Warriors
Sept. 23, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Keep Veterans' Care Essential
June 5, 2013 Ruppersberger Honored for Service to Wounded Warriors
June 4, 2013 Ruppersberger Supports Bill Funding Veterans Programs, Local Military Projects
May 14, 2013 Ruppersberger Helps Open New One-Stop Veterans Assistance Center in Dundalk
April 25, 2013 Bipartisan Maryland House Delegation Meets with VA Secretary Shinseki
April 24, 2013 Bipartisan Maryland House Delegation Meets with VA Secretary Shinseki
April 22, 2013 Letter to John Culberson, Chair, and Sanford Bishop, Ranking Member, Subcommittee on Military Construction, Veterans' Affairs and Related Agencies
April 18, 2013 Letter to Chairman Kingston and Ranking Member DeLauro - Department of Labor's Veterans' Employment and Training Services Funding
July 16, 2012 Cardin, Ruppersberger, Fisher House Kick-Off New Hotel Program for Wounded Warriors
June 14, 2011 Ruppersberger: House Passes $230 Million for Improvements at APG, Ft. Meade and District
July 29, 2010 Ruppersberger: House Passes Final 2005 BRAC Funding
May 27, 2010 Ruppersberger Announces Comprehensive Legislation for Wounded Warriors, Women Warriors, and America's Veterans
May 25, 2010 Caregivers and Veterans Omnibus Health Services Act
Nov. 16, 2009 Ruppersberger Salutes Veterans And Their Families
May 12, 2009 Hearing Of The Homeland Security Subcommittee Of The House Appropriations Committee- Homeland Security Department
June 12, 2008 Letter to Department of Veterans Affairs
March 10, 2008 Letter to Secretary of Veterans Affairs James B. Peake
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Veterans
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Veterans
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