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Daniel Akaka, Sr.'s Public Statements on Issue: Military Personnel

Full Name: Daniel Kahikina Akaka, Sr.
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Mary Chong; 5 Children: Millannie, Daniel Jr., Gerard, Alan, Nicholas
Birth Date: 09/11/1924
Birth Place: Honolulu, HI
Home City: Honolulu, HI
Religion: Congregationalist
Date Title
May 22, 2012 Hawaii to Receive More than $366 Million for Military Construction, Support for Homeland Security and Veterans Affairs
March 20, 2012 Hearing of the Oversight of Government Management, the Federal Workforce, and the District of Columbia Subcommittee of the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee - Review of the Office of Special Counsel and Merit Systems Protection
Feb. 9, 2012 Hearing of the Senate Committee on Armed Services - Military Alliances with Japan and Korea
Dec. 20, 2011 Hawaii Expected to Receive More than $490 Million Through the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2012
Dec. 9, 2011 Congress Passes Bipartisan Legislation Honoring Federal Employees Killed in the Line of Duty
Nov. 10, 2011 Hearing of the Senate Armed Services Committee - Elevation of Chief of the National Guard Bureau to Full-Fledged Member of the Joint Chiefs of Staff.
Sept. 20, 2011 Akaka Lauds Repeal of Don't Ask Don't Tell
July 19, 2011 Manchin Joins Colleagues to Urge Defense Department to Address Failing Infrastructure at Military Schools
May 11, 2011 Chairman Murray Introduces Major New Veterans Employment Legislation with Veterans and Veterans Advocates in Front of U.S. Capitol
May 11, 2011 Durbin, Reid, Menendez, 30 Others Introduce the DREAM Act
May 11, 2011 Chairman Murray Leads 14 Senators in Introducing Major Bipartisan Veterans Employment Bill
Dec. 10, 2010 Akaka Cosponsors Bill to Repeal "Don't Ask Don't Tell"
Dec. 3, 2010 Senate Passes Resolution Condemning North Korean Attack
Dec. 1, 2010 Akaka supports "Don't Ask Don't Tell" repeal
Aug. 18, 2010 Senators Launch Bipartisan Military Family Caucus
March 4, 2010 Hearing Of The Senate Committee On Veterans' Affairs - Legislative Presentations By Paralyzed Veterans Of America, Jewish War Veterans, Military Order of the Purple Heart, Ex-Prisoners of War, Blinded Veterans Association, Military Officers...
Feb. 4, 2010 VA vows to improve tracking of Military Sexual Trauma Care
Jan. 28, 2010 Veterans' Committee Approves Bills: Military Exposures, Homelessness, Health Care
Dec. 14, 2009 Omnibus Appropriations
Nov. 17, 2009 Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, And Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2010--Continued
Nov. 6, 2009 Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, And Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2010
Oct. 8, 2009 Hearing Of The Senate Committee On Veterans' Affairs - VA/DoD Response To Certain Military Exposures
June 4, 2009 Hearing Of The Senate Armed Services Committee - The Fiscal Year 2010 Defense Authorization Budget Request For The Navy
June 3, 2009 Hearing Of The Personnel Subcommittee Of The Senate Armed Services Committee - Support For Military Programs, Policies And Initiatives In Review Of The Defense Authorization Request For Fiscal Year 2010 And The Future Years Defense Program
May 21, 2009 Hearing Of The Senate Armed Services Committe - Department Of The Air Force In Review Of The Defense Authorization Request For Fiscal Year 2010 And The Future Years Defense Program
May 19, 2009 Hearing Of The Senate Armed Services Committe - FY 2010 Army Budget
May 7, 2009 Inspector General to Review VA Military Sexual Trauma Billing Policy Nationwide Due to Akaka Oversight
May 6, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Veterans Affairs Committee - Nominations
April 30, 2009 Hearing of the Oversight of Government Management, the Federal Workforce and the District of Columbia Subcommittee of the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee - National Security Reform: Implementing a National Security Service Work
April 29, 2009 Hearing of the Subcommittee on Oversight of Government Management, the Federal Workforce, and the District of Columbia of the Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs - The Federal Government's Role in Empowering Americans to .....
April 28, 2009 Panel I Of A Hearing Of Senate Armed Services Committee - Nominations
April 22, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Committee on Veterans Affairs - Pending Health-Related Legislation
March 19, 2009 Senate Armed Services Committee Hearing
March 10, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Veterans Affairs Committee - Panel I: Budget for Veterans Programs for FY 2010
Feb. 24, 2009 Joint Hearing of the Senate Veterans Affairs Committee and The House Veterans Affairs Committee - "Legislative Presentation of the Disabled American Veterans
Jan. 27, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Armed Services Committee - On G.I. Bill, Walter Reed Reforms, and China Military Modernization
Jan. 14, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Veterans Affairs Committee - The Nomination of Eric Shinseki to be Secretary of Veterans Affairs
Oct. 22, 2008 U.S. Army Awards $450,000 to Go for Broke National Education Center Funds
Oct. 18, 2008 Japanese American Veterans Association Luncheon
Oct. 3, 2008 Akaka Vows To Continue Fighting For Filipino World War Ii Veterans Equity
Sept. 27, 2008 Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, Defense and Homeland Security Funding Bill Passes Senate With Akaka's Support
Sept. 8, 2008 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2009--Motion to Proceed
July 21, 2008 Military Times - VA Still Resists Voting Drives in Facilities
May 22, 2008 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Act, 2008--Continued
May 20, 2008 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Act, 2008
May 1, 2008 Hearing of the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources on Guam Military Build-up
April 29, 2008 Members of Congress, Hundreds of Iraq & Afghanistan War Veterans Call for Swift Passage of Webb GI Bill
April 23, 2008 Hearing of the Senate Committee on Veteran Affairs - Update on VA and DOD Cooperation and Collaboration
April 3, 2008 Joint Hearing of the Senate and House Veterans' Affairs Committees with Legislative Presentations from AMVETS, Military Order of the Purple Heart, Gold Star Wives of America, Fleet Reserve Association, The Retired Enlisted Association, Military Officer
March 10, 2008 The Hill - GI?Bill's Educational Assistance Program Needs Scrutiny
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