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Jay Rockefeller IV's Public Statements on Issue: Military Personnel

Full Name: John 'Jay' D. Rockefeller IV
Office: U.S. Senate (WV) - Sr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/06/1984
Last Elected: 11/04/2008
Next Election: 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Sharon; 4 Children: John, Valerie, Charles, Justin
Birth Date: 06/18/1937
Birth Place: New York, NY
Home City: Charleston, WV
Religion: Presbyterian
Date Title
May 23, 2014 On Memorial Day, We Honor Those Who Have Fallen, and Thank Our Veterans and Servicemembers
April 9, 2014 Rockefeller, Portman Introduce Bill to Improve Military Mental Health Evaluations for Servicemembers
Sept. 23, 2013 Gilmer Free Press - G-Comm™: Celebrating Twenty Years of the Mountaineer ChalleNGe Academy
June 14, 2013 Column - Healing the Invisible Wounds of War
May 7, 2013 Rockefeller Statement on Arrest of Air Force Officer for Sexual Battery
April 16, 2013 Rockefeller Applauds DOD Decision to Protect the Precedence of Combat Decorations
March 20, 2013 Rockefeller Votes to Continue Federal Government Operations
March 12, 2013 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - War Medals
Dec. 12, 2012 Coast Guard Authorization Act of 2012
Oct. 24, 2012 President Signs Rockefeller Bill to Help Armed Forces Members & Veterans Get Commercial Drivers' Licenses
Oct. 4, 2012 Rockefeller, Manchin Meets with NSA and Navy as Part of Continued Efforts to Maintain Sugar Grove Facility
Oct. 3, 2012 Congress Passes Rockefeller Bill to Help Armed Forces Members & Veterans Get commercial Drivers? Licenses
Sept. 24, 2012 Rockefeller Says Coast Guard Plays Vital Role in West Virginia
July 3, 2012 On July 4, Rockefeller Applauds West Virginia's Spirit of Coming Together
June 25, 2012 Rockefeller Introduces Bill to Protect Military Personnel from Foreclosure Mistreatment
June 21, 2012 Rockefeller Introduces Bill to Protect Soldiers from Foreclosure Abuses
March 28, 2012 Rockefeller Pushes GI Benefit Watchdog Bill
Feb. 16, 2012 Senators Introduce Bill to Protect Military and Veterans Education Benefits
Dec. 15, 2011 Rockefeller Statement on End of American Military Mission in Iraq
Dec. 13, 2011 Senate Passes Rockefeller Bill Easing Airport Screening for Members of the Military
Dec. 13, 2011 Burr, Hutchison, Rockefeller Win Passage of Bill Giving Expedited Airport Screening to Armed Forces
Dec. 12, 2011 Hutchison, Rockefeller, Burr Win Passage of Bill Giving Expedited Airport Screening to Armed Forces Members
Dec. 2, 2011 Rahall, Rockefeller Call for Support to Elevate National Guard to the Joint Chiefs
Dec. 1, 2011 Rockefeller and Hoyer: Promoting the National Guard Will Benefit Everyone
Nov. 30, 2011 Rockefeller Joins Effort to Accelerate Withdrawal of US Troops From Afghanistan
Nov. 28, 2011 Senate Approves Rockefeller Plan Elevating National Guard to Joint Chiefs of Staff
Oct. 25, 2011 Rockefeller Fights for Military to Better Protect Troops from Chemicals and Make Sure Guard Members Get The Health Care They Need
Oct. 24, 2011 Letter to Majority Leader Reid
July 25, 2011 Rockefeller Says Reservists Should Get Retirement Credit Earned Through Service
July 21, 2011 Rockefeller Wins $12.2 Million for West Virginia National Guard Training and Readiness Facilities
July 12, 2011 Rockefeller Convenes Forum on Illegal Foreclosures Against U.S. Soldiers Deployed Overseas
June 29, 2011 Senators Condemn For-Profit Colleges' Mistreatment of America's Veterens
May 16, 2011 Rockefeller Plan Helps Veterans Get Jobs After They Finish Military Service
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
April 15, 2011 Rockefeller Says "Serve" Act Will Protect Families During Military Funerals
April 13, 2011 Senator Snowe Introduces Measure to Protect Military Funerals
April 7, 2011 Rockefeller Supports Troops; Says Military Should get Paid Even if Government Shuts Down
March 25, 2011 Rockefeller Statement on American Military Action in Libya
Feb. 1, 2011 Rockefeller Says National Guard Should Have Seat With Joint Chiefs of Staff
Sept. 29, 2010 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Nov. 10, 2009 Military Construction, Veterans Affairs And Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2010 - Continued
Oct. 1, 2009 Rockefeller: Investigation Into Chemical Exposure Critical For West Virginia Soldiers
June 30, 2009 Op-Ed: A Thankful Nation Marks Independence Day
May 5, 2009 Hearing of the Surface Transportation and Merchant Marine Infrastructure, Safety, and Security Subcommittee of the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee - Piracy on the High Seas: Protecting our Ships, Crews, and Passengers
April 22, 2009 Senator Rockefeller Applauds President's Signature Of Service America Act Into Law
Sept. 30, 2008 Rockefeller Applauds Passage of Bill to Improve VA Health Care and Quality of Life for Military Families
Sept. 18, 2008 Rockefeller Hails Passage of Defense Bill: Honors Military Families, Enhances Role of West Virginia National Guard and Inceases Troop Pay
July 15, 2008 Lawmakers, Seniors, Soldiers Rally for Final Approval of Medicare Bill
March 7, 2008 ChalleNGing our Young People to Take Hold of Their Futures
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