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Bill Pascrell, Jr.'s Public Statements on Issue: Veterans

Full Name: William 'Bill' J. Pascrell, Jr.
Office: U.S. House (NJ) - District 9, Democratic
First Elected: 11/05/1996
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 9
Primary June 3, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Elsie; 3 Children: William III, Glenn, David
Birth Date: 01/25/1937
Birth Place: Paterson, NJ
Home City: Paterson, NJ
Religion: Catholic
Date Title
Issue Position: The Wars in Iraq and Afghanistan
Issue Position: Veterans
Issue Position: Veterans & Armed Forces
June 24, 2014 Pascrell's Traumatic Brain Injury Act Passes House Unanimously
June 3, 2014 Letter to Kenneth Mizrach, Director of the VA New Jersey Health Care System- Demanding Answers About VA Facilities that Treat NJ Vets
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
Aug. 22, 2013 Rep. Pascrell Announces Major Expansion to New Jersey Veterans Services
July 24, 2013 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2014
July 19, 2012 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2013
Dec. 16, 2011 Rep. Pascrell Votes in Support of $915 Billion Appropriation Legislation that Provides $6 Million for Voluntary Buyouts for Flood-Prone Homes, $1.2275 Billion for Traumatic Brain Injury Treatment and Research
May 26, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - National Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans Day
March 22, 2011 Letter to John McHugh, Secretary of the Army, and General Craig McKinley, Chief of the National Guard Bureau
Sept. 15, 2010 Walz, Bilirakis, Miller and Pascrell Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Improve Rehabilitation Services for Veterans with Traumatic Brain Injury
Aug. 17, 2010 Congressman Pascrell's Statement in Reaction to Recent Reports that Hundreds of Soldiers with TBI and PTSD were Misdiagnosed
May 7, 2010 Congressman Pascrell Joins State & Local Officials At Groundbreaking Of Affordable Housing Project For Homeless And Disabled Veterans
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
Nov. 11, 2008 Pascrell Pledges Support On Veterans Day
Aug. 1, 2008 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Act, 2009
June 19, 2008 Pascrell Opposes ‘No Strings' War Funding, Votes to Restore Gi Bill for Iraq and Afghanistan Vets
April 28, 2008 President Bush Signs Pascrell's Brain Injury Act Into Law
April 8, 2008 House of Reps Votes to Reauthorize Pascrell's Traumatic Brain Injury Act
Dec. 18, 2007 Pascrell Votes to Provide Financial Security to America's Veterans
Nov. 11, 2007 Caring For Our Veterans: It's the Least We Can Do
Oct. 13, 2007 Pascrell's Annual Vets Fair Brings Services to Over 140 Veterans
May 23, 2007 Traumatic Brain Injury Health Enhancement And Long-Term Support Act Of 2007
March 22, 2007 Providing For Consideration Of H.R. 1591, U.S. Troop Readiness, Veterans' Health, And Iraq Accountability Act, 2007
Jan. 6, 2005 Pascrell on the Removal of Rep. Chris Smith from Post as Chariman of House Veterans Affairs Committee
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Veterans Affairs and Armed Forces
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Veterans
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