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Rob Wittman's Public Statements on Issue: Military Personnel

Full Name: Robert 'Rob' J. Wittman
Office: U.S. House (VA) - District 1, Republican
First Elected: 12/11/2007
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 1
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 10, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Kathryn; 2 Children: Devon, Josh
Birth Date: 02/02/1959
Birth Place: Washington, DC
Home City: Montross, VA
Religion: Episcopal
Date Title
Jan. 10, 2014 Exchange and Commissary Program
Dec. 12, 2013 Joint Explanatory Statement to Accompany the National Defense Authorization Act
Oct. 21, 2013 Letter to Charles Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Include Taiwan in RIMPAC 2014 Exercise
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
Oct. 7, 2013 Wittman Statement on Implementation of the Pay Our Military Act
Sept. 29, 2013 Wittman Votes to Continue Government Operations, Troop Pay and Obamacare Delay
Sept. 28, 2013 Pay Our Military Act
Aug. 28, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Consult Congress on Syria
Aug. 13, 2013 Rob Wittman's Weekly Update
June 12, 2013 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014
June 4, 2013 Wittman Supports Annual Veterans, Military Construction Legislation
May 10, 2013 Newsletter - Rob Wittman's Weekly Update
April 18, 2013 Letter to Secretary Hagel - Reduce Impact of Potential Furloughs
April 18, 2013 Casey, Moran, Cartwright, Wittman Introduce Bill to Give Tax Credit to Military Spouses
March 22, 2013 Wittman Statement on Shooting at Marine Base Quantico
March 4, 2013 Letter to Secretary Hagel - On the Ranking of the Distinguished Warfare Medal
Feb. 21, 2013 Wittman Stresses Importance of Action on Looming Cuts in Advance of President's Newport News Shipyard Visit
Sept. 14, 2012 It is Time to Put Governing Over Politics
July 10, 2012 Hearing of the Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee of the House Armed Services Committee - Accountability and Reform Efforts at the Afghan National Military Hospital
June 29, 2012 Sequestration of Defense Dollars
May 17, 2012 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2013
Jan. 26, 2012 Wittman Reacts to Administration Announcement Detailing Military Cuts
Dec. 22, 2011 December 22, 2011: Rob Wittman's Weekly Update
Oct. 24, 2011 Letter to Secretary Mabus
Oct. 21, 2011 Wittman Statement on U.S. Troop Withdrawal from Iraq
Sept. 23, 2011 Joint Military Personnel and Oversight and Investigations Subcommittees of the House Armed Services Committee - Update on Arlington Cemetery Reforms
Sept. 23, 2011 Hearing of the Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee and Military Personnel Subcommittee of the House Armed Services Committee - Update on Arlington Cemetery Reforms
June 15, 2011 Virginia Delegation Applauds Navy Decision to Commission USS Arlington in Virginia
May 30, 2011 Congressman Wittman's Weekly Washington Update
April 14, 2011 Hearing of the Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee of the House Armed Services Committee - Accountability at Arlington National Cemetery
April 6, 2011 No Appropriated Funds
March 30, 2011 Wittman: New Reports out of Arlington Cemetery "Unconscionable"
Feb. 9, 2011 Virginia's Elected Leadership Responds in Bipartisan Way to Defense Department Plan to Realign JFCOM
Jan. 27, 2011 Wittman Testifies on China's Economic and Military Strength
Jan. 5, 2011 Congressman Wittman "humbled and honored to represent every citizen of America's First District"
Dec. 16, 2010 Congressman Wittman Lauds Passage of Arlington Cemetery Accountability Legislation
Dec. 15, 2010 Requiring Reports on Management of Arlington National Cemetary
Dec. 6, 2010 December 6, 2010: Weekly Washington Update
Sept. 30, 2010 Fighting Superbugs: Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee Holds Hearing on Military's Efforts to Prevent Outbreaks of Multidrug-Resistant Infections in Military Hospitals
Sept. 22, 2010 A Quality Education for All: Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee Holds Hearing on Military's Efforts to Oversee Distance Learning and For-Profit Colleges
Aug. 13, 2010 Letter to Secretary Gates
Aug. 4, 2010 Weekly Washington Update
July 28, 2010 Congressman Wittman Supports House Passage of Key Veterans, Military Construction Annual Funding
June 23, 2010 Congressman Wittman Statement on New U.S. Military Leadership in Afghanistan
May 21, 2010 May 21, 2010: Weekly Washington Update
May 19, 2010 Committee Adopts Wittman Measure Supporting Military Families
May 18, 2010 Letter To The Honorable Robert F. McDonnell, Governor of Virginia
May 7, 2010 May 7, 2010: Weekly Washington Update
May 6, 2010 Congressman Wittman Announces First Comprehensive Congressional Review of Professional Military Education System in 20 Years
May 6, 2010 Congressman Wittman Announces First Comprehensive Congressional Review Of Professional Military Education System In 20 Years
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