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Jim Langevin's Public Statements on Issue: Veterans

Full Name: James 'Jim' R. Langevin
Office: U.S. House (RI) - District 2, Democratic
First Elected: 11/07/2000
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Potential, Democratic for U.S. House - District 2
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary Sept. 9, 2014
Gender: Male
Birth Date: 04/22/1964
Birth Place: Warwick, RI
Home City: Warwick, RI
Religion: Roman Catholic
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Date Title
Issue Position: Veterans
July 25, 2014 Letter to Harry Reid, Majority Leader of the Senate, and John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Congress Must Stay in Session Until VA Problems Addressed
July 1, 2014 Supporting Our Veterans
June 18, 2014 Langevin, Michaud, Esty Introduce Military and Veteran Caregiver Services Improvement Act
March 6, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Don't Leave Jobless Veterans Behind
Feb. 4, 2014 Bipartisan Group of Lawmakers Announce the Wounded Veterans Recreation Act
Aug. 1, 2013 Letter to Secretary Charles Timothy Hagel, Department of Defense - Protect Service Members from High-Cost Loans
July 17, 2012 RI Receives Grants to Combat Veteran Homelessness
May 31, 2012 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2013
May 8, 2012 Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2013
June 14, 2011 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012
Feb. 17, 2011 Moment of Silence in Remembrance of Members of Armed Forces and Their Families
May 28, 2010 Langevin Supports Tax Credit, Unemployment Extensions, Vows to Continue Fight for Medicaid Relief
Oct. 21, 2009 Service Members May Be Eligible For Back Pay
July 10, 2009 Langevin Puts Veterans & Families First
July 10, 2009 Military Construction And Veterans Affairs Appropriations Act, 2010
Aug. 1, 2008 Military Construction & Veterans Affairs Bill Passes House
June 30, 2008 Here to Help, Improving Access, No Veteran Left Behind
June 13, 2008 Here to Help, Improving Access, No Veteran Left Behind
May 16, 2008 Langevin Votes No on Iraq War Funding, Yes to Help Veterans
May 15, 2008 Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2008
Jan. 17, 2008 Langevin Praises Largest Veterans' Health Care Increase in History
Nov. 14, 2007 In Support of a Strong and Capable Submarine Fleet
Nov. 8, 2007 Testimony by the Honorable Jim Langevin on H.R. 3047, H.R. 3249, H.R. 3286, H.R. 3415, H.R. 1137, H.R. 3954, and H.R. 4084
Nov. 7, 2007 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 3043, Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act ...
Oct. 24, 2007 Joshua Omvig Veterans Suicide Prevention Act
Sept. 14, 2007 Paralyzed Veterans Honor Langevin
June 15, 2007 Military Construction And Veterans Affairs Appropriations Act, 2008
May 24, 2007 U.S. Troop Readiness, Veterans' Care, Katrina Recovery, And Iraq Accountability Appropriations Act, 2007
March 23, 2007 U.S. Troop Readiness, Veterans' Health, And Iraq Accountability Act, 2007
Dec. 8, 2006 Veterans Benefits, Health Care, And Information Technology Act of 2006
Oct. 30, 2006 Press Release - Iraq, Afghanistan War Veterans Applaud Langevin Record
May 19, 2006 Military Construction, Military Quality of Life and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Act, 2007
April 6, 2006 Langevin Sponsors Bill to Memorialize Fallen Service Members
April 6, 2006 Hearing: Legislative Hearing On H.R. 23, H.R. 601, H.R. 2188, H.R. 2963, H.R. 4843, H.R. 5037, And H.R. 5038
March 8, 2006 Lofgren Calls for Veterans' Care to Be Included in Iraq Supplemental
July 18, 2005 Making Supplemental Appropriations for Veterans Medical Services
May 5, 2005 The Act to Provide Memorial Markers for Those Who Died While Serving Overseas
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Veterans
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Veterans
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