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

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
Issue Position: Veterans' Affairs
Sept. 13, 2012 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Aug. 9, 2012 Clergy Workshop on Veterans' PTSD
July 31, 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 - State of Federal Privacy and Data Security Law: Lagging Behind the Times?
July 2, 2012 Hawaii to Receive $500,00 to Help Homeless Veterans
May 24, 2012 Indian Affairs Committee Examines Programs for Native Veterans
May 24, 2012 Senate Committee on Indian Affairs Examines Programs for Native Veterans
May 22, 2012 Hawaii to Receive More than $366 Million for Military Construction, Support for Homeland Security and Veterans Affairs
March 28, 2012 Chairman Murray, Senators Akaka, Begich; Veterans from across the Country Introduce GI Benefit Watchdog Bill
March 1, 2012 Hearing of Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee - 2013 Budget Request
Nov. 10, 2011 Senator Akaka Applauds the Service of Native American Veterans
Nov. 10, 2011 Senate Passes Veterans' Jobs Bill
Nov. 10, 2011 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Nov. 10, 2011 Akaka Introduces Legislation to Protect the Rights of Veterans Seeking Jobs at the FAA and TSA
Nov. 9, 2011 Akaka Applauds Department of Homeland Security's Efforts to Hire Veterans
Aug. 9, 2011 Civil Beat - Defying 'Political Wisdom,' Akaka Carries On
July 26, 2011 Catholic Charities Hawaii to Receive $610,000 to Help Homeless Veterans
May 26, 2011 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
May 16, 2011 Akaka Urges Passage of Hiring Heroes Act, a Bipartisan Veterans Employment Bill
May 11, 2011 Chairman Murray Leads 14 Senators in Introducing Major Bipartisan Veterans Employment Bill
May 11, 2011 Chairman Murray Introduces Major New Veterans Employment Legislation with Veterans and Veterans Advocates in Front of U.S. Capitol
March 3, 2011 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
March 3, 2011 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Feb. 8, 2011 Letter to Erik K. Shinseki, Secretary of Veterans Affairs, and Jacob J. Lew, Office of Management and Budget Director
Jan. 27, 2011 Senator Akaka to Chair Indian Affairs Committee, join Democratic Leadership Team
Jan. 4, 2011 President Obama Signs Post-9/11 Veterans Educational Assistance Improvements Act into Law
Dec. 16, 2010 House of Representatives Passes Akaka's Post-9/11 Veterans Educational Assistance Improvements Act
Dec. 16, 2010 House of Representatives Passes Akaka's Post-9/11 Veterans Educational Assistance Improvements Act
Dec. 13, 2010 Senate Passes Legislation to Reform Post-9/11 GI Bill
Dec. 13, 2010 Senate Passes Legislation to Reform Post-9/11 GI Bill
Dec. 13, 2010 Post-9/11 Veterans Educational Assistance Improvements Act of 2010
Nov. 18, 2010 Akaka holds hearing on Integrated VA/DoD Disability Evaluation System
Nov. 18, 2010 Hearing of the Senate Committee on Veterans' Affairs - Review of the VA and DoD Integrated Disability Evaluation System
Oct. 7, 2010 Akaka Urges Surviving Spouses to Ensure that they Received Month-of-Death Benefits
Oct. 6, 2010 Hearing of the Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee - VA's IT Program
Sept. 30, 2010 Comprehensive Veterans Benefits Bill Passes Congress
Sept. 28, 2010 Veteran's Insurance and Health Care Improvements Act
Sept. 28, 2010 VA to Review Cases of Nearly 17,000 "Brown Water" and Other Vietnam Veterans Previously Denied Agent Orange Benefits
Sept. 22, 2010 Hearing of the Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee - A Disability Compensation: Presumptive Disability Decision-Making
Sept. 22, 2010 Veterans' Compensation Cost-of-Living Adjustment Act of 2010
Sept. 17, 2010 Akaka Introduces Bill to Provide Health Care Coverage to Veterans' Children Up to 26-Years of Age
Sept. 16, 2010 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Aug. 5, 2010 Hearing of the Senate Committee on Veterans' Affairs - Mark Up
July 22, 2010 Akaka to Move Forward With Post-9/11 GI Bill Improvement Act
July 19, 2010 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
July 14, 2010 Hearing of the Senate Committee on Veterans' Affairs - Review of Veterans' Claims Processing: Are current efforts working?
July 14, 2010 Akaka Chairs Hearing on Veterans' Disability Claims Processing Reform
June 22, 2010 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
June 22, 2010 Akaka Introduces Legislation to Improve Veterans' Disability Claims Processing
June 22, 2010 Akaka Introduces Legislation to Improve Veterans' Disability Claims Processing
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