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Stephen Lynch's Public Statements on Issue: Veterans

Full Name: Stephen F. Lynch
Office: U.S. House (MA) - District 8, Democratic
First Elected: 10/16/2001
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Announced, Democratic for U.S. House - District 8
Primary Sept. 9, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Margaret; 1 Child: Victoria
Birth Date: 03/31/1955
Birth Place: South Boston, MA
Home City: South Boston, MA
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
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
Nov. 14, 2013 Mass. Congressional Delegation Members Applaud VA Grants to Support Homeless Veterans
Nov. 12, 2013 Lynch Legislation Passes in the House of Representatives as Part of Larger Veterans Affairs Bill, H.R. 2189
Oct. 28, 2013 Establishing Commission or Task Force to Evaluate the Backlog of Disability Claims
June 4, 2013 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2014
May 23, 2013 Lynch Introduces Legislation to Honor our Veterans
April 18, 2013 Letter to Chairman Kingston and Ranking Member DeLauro - Department of Labor's Veterans' Employment and Training Services Funding
April 12, 2013 Lynch Introduces POW/MIA Accounting and Recovery Support Act of 2013
Feb. 15, 2013 Elimination of 2013 Pay Adjustment
July 2, 2012 Kerry, Brown, McGovern, Neal, Olver, Lynch: Massachusetts Wins $1.1 Mil To Put Vets Back To Work
June 19, 2012 Kerry, Brown, McGovern, Keating, Lynch: Massachusetts Wins $1.5 Mil for Homeless Vets Job Training
May 9, 2012 Kerry, Brown, Tierney, Olver, McGovern, Tsongas, Lynch Announce $20 Mil to Help Veterans, Students Succeed
May 26, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United States
July 2, 2010 Patrick-Murray Administration Joins UMass Lowell, Lowell Spinners to Urge Massachusetts Veterans to Use Post 9/11 GI Bill Benefits
July 3, 2008 Pushes for New GI Bill; Veterans Benefits Signed Into Law
Nov. 6, 2007 Democrats Have Prioritized the Needs of Our Veterans Since Day One
Sept. 25, 2006 Letter to President of the United States of America George W. Bush
Aug. 29, 2006 Congressman Lynch, Veterans Groups to Fight Consolidation of VA Hospitals
May 19, 2006 Military Construction, Military Quality of Life and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Act, 2007
March 8, 2006 Lofgren Calls for Veterans' Care to Be Included in Iraq Supplemental
July 1, 2005 Congressman Lynch Calls on President Bush to Immediately Address Shortfall in Funding for Veterans Health Care
Feb. 8, 2005 Congressman Lynch Blasts Presidents Bush's Proposed Cuts to Veterans Health Care
Jan. 20, 2004 Statement of Congressman Stephen F. Lynch on President Bush's State of the Union Address
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Veterans
Jan. 1, 2013 Issue Position: Standing with our Veterans
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Veterans
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