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Al Green's Public Statements on Issue: Veterans

Full Name: Al Green
Office: U.S. House (TX) - District 9, Democratic
First Elected: 11/02/2004
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 9
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary March 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Single
Birth Date: 09/01/1947
Birth Place: New Orleans, LA
Home City: Houston, TX
Religion: Baptist
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. 29, 2013 Congressman Al Green Sets Aside Time on Thanksgiving to Call the Families of Some Texas Troops He Met While in the Philippines
Sept. 25, 2013 Congressman Al Green Speaks at the Fisher House II Dedication Ceremony at the Michael DeBakey VA Medical Center
Aug. 28, 2013 Congressman Al Green Has Full Day of Veterans-Related Events
Aug. 1, 2013 Letter to Secretary Charles Timothy Hagel, Department of Defense - Protect Service Members from High-Cost Loans
July 30, 2013 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2014
June 13, 2013 Congressman Al Green Introduces the Transportation for Heroes Act of 2013 in the House of Representatives
May 28, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - VA Disability Claims Backlog
May 15, 2013 Congressman Al Green's Homes For Heroes Act of 2013 Passes the House Of Representatives
May 15, 2013 Homes for Heroes Act of 2013
Jan. 25, 2013 Michaud and Green Reintroduce Bills Targeting Veteran Homelessness
Jan. 23, 2013 Congressmen Al Green and Mike Michaud Reintroduce Bills Targeting Veteran Homelessness in the House
Sept. 20, 2012 Bipartisan Bill to Assist Low Income, Disabled Veterans Passes House with Unanimous Support
April 24, 2012 Ultimate Bellaire - Congressman Green, VA Medical Center Host Veterans Event
April 21, 2012 Congressman Al Green and Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center Organize Homeless Veterans Event
April 11, 2012 Congressman Al Green Attends Reception at the White House to Mark First Anniversary of First Lady Michelle Obama's "Joining Forces' Initiative
March 26, 2012 Homes for Heroes Act of 2011
March 26, 2012 Congressman Al Green's Homes for Heroes Act Aims to Eradicate Veteran Homelessness
Jan. 18, 2012 Remembering the Contributions of the Tuskegee Airmen
Dec. 9, 2011 Housing Subcommittee Unanimously Approves Congressman Al Green's Homes for Heroes Act
Nov. 17, 2011 Hiring Heroes Act
Nov. 11, 2011 Congressman Al Green's Statement on Veterans Day
April 14, 2011 Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2012
April 14, 2011 Congressman Al Green Fights to Keep Funding for Housing Counseling and Homeless Veterans Assistance
March 11, 2011 Emergency Mortgage Relief Program Termination Act
May 28, 2010 Congressman Al Green's Housing Fairness Act Successfully Moves Forward in Congress
May 28, 2010 Thanking Our Veterans
April 22, 2010 Congressman Al Green: "New Workers Hired By The Houston VA Regional Office Indicates Success Of The Stimulus Plan"
Nov. 11, 2009 Congressman Green Participates In The Veterans Day Celebration In Houston
Oct. 8, 2009 Congressman Green Praises Va For Issuing Emergency Checks To Veterans Awaiting College Benefits
June 26, 2009 Veterans Health Care Budget Reform And Transparency Act Of 2009
June 17, 2009 Congressman Al Green's Homes For Heroes Act Passes House Of Representatives
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
Sept. 9, 2008 Rural Veterans Access to Care Act
July 11, 2008 Congressman Al Green And Houston Area Veterans Urge President Bush to Reconsider Veto Threat of Bill to Aid Homeless Heroes
July 10, 2008 Obama, Green Applaud House Passage of Bill to Aid Homeless Veterans
July 9, 2008 Homes for Heroes Act of 2007
June 24, 2008 Congressman Al Green Moves Bill to Aid Homeless Veterans Out of Financial Services Committee
May 14, 2008 Congressman Al Green Moves Bill to Aid Homeless Veterans
May 8, 2008 Congressman Al Green Votes to Pass Comprehensive Housing Package, Keep Hardworking American Families in Their Homes
March 7, 2007 Walter Reed Medical Center
March 8, 2006 Lofgren Calls for Veterans' Care to Be Included in Iraq Supplemental
Dec. 22, 2005 Congressman Al Green Hosts Ceremony to Commemorate the Extraordinary Sacrifices of Current and Former Service Members
Nov. 10, 2005 Remarks Regarding Veterans Day
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Veterans
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Veterans
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Veterans' Issues
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