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Jay Rockefeller IV's Public Statements on Issue: Veterans

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
June 27, 2014 Rockefeller Statement in Honor of PTSD Awareness Day
June 24, 2014 Rockefeller: Fixing the VA Means Finding the Political Will to Properly Fund this Agency
June 24, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Veterans Affairs Commitee - Conference Meeting
June 19, 2014 Rockefeller Appointed to Conference Committee on VA Health Care Bill
June 12, 2014 Rockefeller Statement on VA Health Care Bill
June 3, 2014 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
May 30, 2014 Rockefeller Statement on Shinseki Resignation and the VA
May 23, 2014 Rockefeller Statement on VA Secretary Eric Shinseki
May 23, 2014 On Memorial Day, We Honor Those Who Have Fallen, and Thank Our Veterans and Servicemembers
April 30, 2014 Burr, Begich, Sanders Lead on Bipartisan Legislation to Increase Benefits to Veterans
March 6, 2014 Rockefeller Statement on Failed Veterans Package
Feb. 18, 2014 Manchin, Rockefeller, Rahall Mark Opening of Mercer County Veterans Mobile Health Clinic
Nov. 20, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation - Predatory and Unfair Business Practices Harming the Military Community
Nov. 8, 2013 Ahead of Veterans Day, Rockefeller Praises Senate Action to Provide Cost of Living Adjustment for Veterans on December 1
Nov. 6, 2013 Rockefeller, Manchin, Rahall Announce Mobile Health Clinic for Veterans in Mercer County to Open in 2014
July 12, 2013 Rockefeller, Manchin, Rahall Announce Mobile and Tele-Health Clinics for Veterans in Mercer County
June 14, 2013 Column - Healing the Invisible Wounds of War
June 5, 2013 Rockfeller, Manchin Announce Rental Assistance for Veterans Struggling with Homelessness
May 10, 2013 Rockefeller Supports Bills to Provide Increase to Veterans COLA Starting December 1
May 9, 2013 Rockefeller Applauds VA Secretary for Taking Steps to Easy VA Backlog
April 29, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Reduce V-A Claims Backlog
April 15, 2013 Rockefeller Says Veterans Affairs Administration Must be Diligent in Providing Quality Care for Returning Vets
Oct. 24, 2012 President Signs Rockefeller Bill to Help Armed Forces Members & Veterans Get Commercial Drivers' Licenses
Oct. 3, 2012 Congress Passes Rockefeller Bill to Help Armed Forces Members & Veterans Get commercial Drivers? Licenses
Sept. 25, 2012 Rockefeller, Snowe, and Others Make it Easier for Military Members to Obtain Trucking License
Sept. 13, 2012 Rockefeller Stands Up for Veterans and Supports Package of Veterans Bills
Sept. 12, 2012 Veterans Jobs Corps Act of 2012--Motion to Proceed
Aug. 2, 2012 Veterans Jobs Corps Act of 2012 Motion to Proceed -- Continued
July 17, 2012 Rockefeller, Manchin Announce Grant to Help Homeless Veteran in WV
June 29, 2012 Rockefeller, Manchin and Rahall Welcome Advocates for Homeless Veterans
June 25, 2012 Rockfeller, Manchin Announce More than 635K to Hire Veterans for Law Enforcement Jobs in WV
June 25, 2012 Rockefeller Introduces Bill to Protect Military Personnel from Foreclosure Mistreatment
May 29, 2012 Rockefeller: Remember Veterans Who Have Passed, Honor Them While They Are Still with Us
March 28, 2012 Rockefeller Pushes GI Benefit Watchdog Bill
March 7, 2012 Rockefeller Makes New Push on Plan to Help Armed Forces Members and Veterans get Commercial Driver's Licenses
Feb. 26, 2012 Rockefeller Says Tax Credit Will Help West Virginia Businesses Hire Veterans
Feb. 16, 2012 Senators Introduce Bill to Protect Military and Veterans Education Benefits
Feb. 7, 2012 Rockefeller Touts Senate Effort to Encourage Vet Hiring
Feb. 2, 2012 Rockefeller, VA Secretary Meet and Discuss Ways to Improve Veterans' Care
Jan. 19, 2012 Rockefeller Connects Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans with Services and Support
Nov. 21, 2011 Bill Signing Will Put Thousands of Veterans Back to Work
Nov. 9, 2011 Rockefeller Cosponsors Amendment to Put Veterans Back to Work
Oct. 24, 2011 Rockefeller Bill Would Provide 3.6% Increase to Veterans COLA
Oct. 19, 2011 RockefellerAnnounces Seniors Will Get 3.6 Percent Increase in Social Security COLA Payments
Aug. 3, 2011 Letter to Governor Heineman
July 14, 2011 Hearing of the Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee - VA Mental Health Care: Closing the Gaps
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
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