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Russ Carnahan's Public Statements on Issue: Veterans

Full Name: John 'Russ' Russell Carnahan
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Debra; 2 Children: Austin, Andrew
Birth Date: 07/10/1958
Birth Place: Rolla, MO
Home City: Saint Louis, MO
Religion: United Methodist
Date Title
Sept. 20, 2012 Hearing of the House Veterans' Affairs Committee - Veterans Affairs in the 112th Congress: Reviewing VA's Performance and Accountability
July 17, 2012 Carnahan Welcomes Renewal of Veterans Housing Grant
June 11, 2012 Carnahan Calls On Cochran VA Hospital To Improve Training
May 31, 2012 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2013
May 8, 2012 Carnahan Demands Effective Veterans Mental Health Coverage
April 5, 2012 Carnahan Pushes for Speedier Compliance at Cochran
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
July 15, 2011 Hearing of the House Veterans' Affairs Committee - Legislative Hearing on H.R. 2433, H.R. 1941 and H.R. 169
June 14, 2011 Hearing of the House Veterans' Committee - Mental Health: Bridging the Gap Between Care and Compensation for Veterans
June 13, 2011 Hearing of the Health Subcommittee of the House Veterans' Committee - Preventing Sexual Assaults and Safety Incidents at U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Facilities
June 1, 2011 Opening Statement of Hon. Russ Carnahan, a Representative in Congress from the State of Missouri
March 1, 2011 Hearing of the Joint House and Senate Veterans' Affairs Committees - "Legislative Priorities of the Disabled American Veterans"
Feb. 8, 2011 Letter to the Honorable Eric Shinseki, Secretary of Veterans Affairs, Department of Veterans Affairs
Nov. 10, 2010 Russ Carnahan Continues Push for Quality Health Care for Area Veterans
Oct. 20, 2010 Russ Carnahan Earns A+ Rating from Iraq, Afghanistan Veterans
Sept. 23, 2010 Hearing of the Health Subcommittee of the House Veterans' Committee - Veterans Health Administration Contracting and Procurement Practices
July 30, 2010 Carnahan Expresses Concern Regarding Delays In Notifying Veterans of Cochran Test Results
July 29, 2010 Investigations into Cochran Safety Lapses Announnced in Response to Carnahan's Call for Action
July 21, 2010 Carnahan Leads Bipartisan Call for Inspector General to Investigate Cochran Safety Lapses
July 13, 2010 Hearing of the House Committee on the Veterans' Affairs - Veterans at Risk: The Consequences of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center Non-Compliance
July 2, 2010 Carnahan Urges Cochran Employees to Come Forward With Information Re: Safety Lapses
July 1, 2010 CNN "American Morning" - Transcript
July 1, 2010 House Veterans Affairs Panel Agrees to Carnahan's Request for a St. Louis Field Hearing to Investigate Safety Lapses
June 30, 2010 CNN "CNN Newsroom" - Transcript
June 29, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Eric K. Shinseki, Secretary of the Department of Veterans Affairs
April 21, 2010 Russ Carnahan Applauds Passage Of Bill For Area Veterans And Their Families
March 24, 2009 Letter to the Honorable John M. Spratt Jr., Chairman, House Committee on the Budget, and the Honorable Paul Ryan, Ranking Member, Committee on the Budget
June 19, 2007 Taking Care Of Our Veterans
June 12, 2007 Democrats Live Up To The Promises Our Nation Made Our Veterans
May 10, 2007 U.S. Troop Readiness, Veterans' Care, Katrina Recovery, And Iraq Accountability Appropriations Act, 2007
July 24, 2006 Veterans Affairs and Homeland Security
Nov. 8, 2005 30-Something Working Group
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