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Tim Bishop's Public Statements on Issue: Military Personnel

Full Name: Timothy 'Tim' H. Bishop
Office: U.S. House (NY) - District 1, Democratic
First Elected: 11/2002
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Kathryn; 2 Children: Molly, Meghan
Birth Date: 06/01/1950
Birth Place: Southampton, NY
Home City: Southampton, NY
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
Nov. 9, 2013 Statement on Veterans Day
July 29, 2013 Bishop, Military Technicians Slam Sequestration Furloughs at 106th Rescue Wing
Aug. 2, 2012 Bishop Votes for Middle Class Tax Cuts and $930 Million in Deficit Reduction, Opposes Budget-Busting Republican Bill
June 22, 2012 Bishop Statement on Anniversary of GI Bill
March 27, 2012 Hearing of the Water Resources and Environment Subcommittee of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee - FY2013 Budget Request for ACOE
Dec. 15, 2011 Bishop Votes to Support Military, Cities Need for Strong Oversight of Detainee Provisions
Oct. 11, 2011 Bishop, Hanna Form Bipartisan New York Defense Working Group
June 21, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack H. Obama, President of the United States
Dec. 7, 2010 Message on Anniversary of Pearl Harbor Attack
Oct. 1, 2010 Never Too Late to Do the Right Thing
May 28, 2010 House Passes Bishop Language Mandating Burn Pit Registry
Dec. 17, 2009 Bishop Votes To Support Troops, Military Families
Nov. 13, 2009 Homebuyers Tax Credit Extension Is Helping LI Economy
Nov. 6, 2009 Bishop Votes To Extend Homebuyers' Taz Credit, Business Tax Relief, Unemployment Insurance
Oct. 28, 2009 President Signs Bishop's Prohibition On Toxic Burn Pits
Oct. 22, 2009 Bishop Announces Special Payments For Stop Loss Military Service
Oct. 8, 2009 Bishop Votes To Rebuild Our Military Readiness, Stop Toxic Burn Pits
July 31, 2009 Bishop Votes To Support Troops, Long Island Jobs
June 22, 2009 Letter To The Honorable Barack H. Obama, President Of The United States
March 3, 2009 Hearing of the Defense Subcommittee of the House Appropriations Committee - Psychological Health and Traumatic Brain Injury Programs
Sept. 24, 2008 Bishop Votes for Defense Authorization to Strengthen Military, Support Troops
May 22, 2008 Bishop Votes to Give Better Armor, Pay Raise to Troops
March 20, 2008 Troops Deserve, Nation Needs a New GI Bill
March 20, 2008 Troops Deserve, Nation Needs a New GI Bill
March 7, 2008 Bishop Calls for Congressional Hearing on Coast Guard's Inability to Protect LNG Tankers
Jan. 10, 2008 One Year After Iraq Surge, Bishop Points to Absence of Promised Political Solutions
Dec. 12, 2007 Bishop Votes to Strengthen Military and Imrove Protections for Troops
Aug. 9, 2007 Schumer, Bishop Announce Federal Study to Protect Hashamomuck Cove
July 26, 2007 Bishop Votes to Ban Permanent U.S. Bases in Iraq
July 25, 2007 Limiting Use of Funds to Establish Any Military Installation or Base in Iraq
July 12, 2007 Responsible Redeployment From Iraq Act
June 29, 2007 Letter To President of the United States George W. Bush
Oct. 6, 2005 Equipping Our Troops
July 26, 2005 Servicemembers' Group Life Insurance Enhancement Act of 2005
Oct. 8, 2004 Honoring the Life and Contributions of Sergeant Major James Pettaway Jr.
May 5, 2004 Congressional Democrats Call on Chairman Hunter to Help Military Widows
Jan. 21, 2004 Honoring the Brave Soldiers of the New York Air National Guard's 106th Air Rescue Wing
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Long Island
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