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Bill Shuster's Public Statements on Issue: Military Personnel

Full Name: Bill Shuster
Office: U.S. House (PA) - District 9, Republican
First Elected: 2001
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 9
Primary May 20, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Rebecca; 2 Children: Ali, Garrett
Birth Date: 01/10/1961
Birth Place: McKeesport, PA
Home City: Hollidaysburg, PA
Religion: Lutheran
Date Title
April 11, 2014 Shuster Introduces Legislation to Help Identify Unclaimed Remains of America's Veterans
Oct. 9, 2013 Shuster: Democrats Playing Misguided Games for Political Gain
Oct. 8, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House, Eric Cantor, House Majority Leader, Nancy Pelosi, House Minority Leader, Kevin McCarthy, House Majority Whip, Steny Hoyer House Minority Whip - Requesting Classified Briefing on Military Readiness Prior To Another Round of Sequestration
May 9, 2013 Shuster, Rothfus: USS SOMERSET to be Commissioned in Philadelphia
May 3, 2013 Georgetown Times - U.S. Coast Guard Station Georgetown Announces Arrival of New Response Boat
May 18, 2012 Victory for Veterans Stamp Act Unveiled
April 25, 2012 Pittsburgh Gazette - Don't Close the 911th: The Pittsburgh Air Reserve Station is Cost-Effective
Dec. 5, 2011 PA Congressmen Announce Last Hurdle Cleared for Moon Commissary
May 24, 2011 Land Acquisition Brings Fayette County Army Reserve Center Closer to Reality
May 3, 2011 Letter to John McHugh, Secretary of the Army
May 3, 2011 Congressman Shuster Honoring Recently Fallen Solders in Afghanistan
June 23, 2010 Shuster Statement on Military Leadership Change in Afghanistan
April 19, 2010 House Armed Services Committee Republicans Draw Attention To New Report On Iran's Military
March 4, 2010 Shuster Joins Armed Services Republicans To Introduce Legislation To Block Using Military Installations To Try Khalid Sheikh Mohammed, Others
March 3, 2010 Mckeon, Armed Services Committee Republicans Introduce Legislation To Block Administration From Using Military Installations To Try Khalid Sheikh Mohammed
Feb. 1, 2010 Shuster Statement On Possibility Of KSM Trial Moving To Western Pennsylvania
Oct. 14, 2009 Recognizing 100 Years Of Military Aviation
Oct. 14, 2009 Recognizing The Vital Role Family Readiness Volunteers Play In Supporting Service Members And Their Families
Feb. 4, 2009 Shuster Cosponsors Bill for Free Mailings to Troops in Iraq, Afghanistan
Oct. 26, 2008 Tribune-Democrat - Economy Dominant In 9th Congressional Race
Sept. 9, 2008 Shuster Statement on Troop Reductions in Iraq
May 14, 2008 Shuster Works to Support our Military National Defense Authorization Act Will Lay the Ground Work for Defense Funding
Feb. 8, 2008 Shuster Cosponsors Legislation to Support Marines Against Attacks from Berkeley, California Leftists, City Council
Sept. 26, 2007 House Votes to Stand Behind General Petraeus, Condemn Move-on.org's Cheap-Shot "Betray-Us" Ad
Sept. 10, 2007 Shuster Calls on Democrats to Reject Move-on.org Ad, Renounce Groups' Dangerous Disregard for our Military
July 12, 2007 Responsible Redeployment From Iraq Act
May 24, 2007 Shuster Pitches in to Support our Troops
May 17, 2007 Shuster Votes to Support Troops at Home and Abroad
March 2, 2007 Shuster Encouraged by News of Iraqi Military's Victory Against Terrorists
Jan. 26, 2007 Shuster Applauds Cooperation Between LIDA and Letterkenny in Land Agreement
Oct. 31, 2006 Shuster Reiterates Support for Troops, Demands Kerry Apologize for Offensive Comments
Oct. 17, 2006 Press Release - Shuster Applauds President Bush on Signing Military Commissions Act
Sept. 27, 2006 Press Release - Shuster Votes to Authorize Military Commissions To Prosecute Terrorists
July 13, 2006 Dems Exploit Fallen Soldiers To Raise Political Money
March 30, 2006 Capitol Hill Rallies to Send Care Packages to Troops
May 25, 2005 Shuster, Speaker of House Honors Vets, Troops
Feb. 16, 2005 Rumsfield, Myers Present Budget to Military Policymakers
Feb. 3, 2005 Schuster Calls for Increase in Military family Benefits
June 1, 2004 Fallen Heroes
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: A Strong National Defense
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