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Jim Webb, Jr.'s Public Statements on Issue: Veterans

Full Name: James 'Jim' H. Webb, Jr.
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Hong Le; 5 Children: Amy, Jimmy, Sarah, Julia, Georgia; 1 Stepchild: Emily
Birth Date: 02/09/1946
Birth Place: Saint Joseph, MO
Home City: Falls Church, VA
Religion: Protestant
Date Title
Aug. 1, 2012 The Hill: GI Bill a Success, but Vets Still Struggle
July 23, 2012 Senator Webb to VA: Verification Delays Causing Hardships for Veteran-Owned Businesses
June 29, 2012 Senator Webb: Post-9/11 G.I. Bill Has Helped More than 745,000 Veterans
June 13, 2012 Hearing of the Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee - Webb Legislation to Preserve Post-9/11 G.I. Bill
May 14, 2012 Richmond Times Dispatch - Are We Doing Enough for Our Veterans? A Q&A with Jim Webb
March 26, 2012 Leading Veterans Groups Endorse Senator Webb's Bipartisan Legislation to Preserve Post-9/11 G.I. Bill
March 13, 2012 Military.com - Webb Targets GI Bill Abuse by Schools
March 8, 2012 Senator Webb Introduces Bipartisan Legislation to Preserve Post-9/11 G.I. Bill
March 8, 2012 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Oct. 20, 2011 Webb-Backed Bill to Give Veterans Overdue Cost-of-Living Adjustment Passes Senate
Oct. 13, 2011 Senators Webb, Burr Introduce Veterans Second Amendment Protection Act
Sept. 22, 2011 Senators Unveil New Data Detailing Alarming Trend of Misguided Use of America's Veterans' Education Benefits
Sept. 22, 2011 Senator Webb: "Aggressive Leadership" by VA, Congress Required to Preserve G.I. Bill Benefits for Post-9/11 Veterans
July 21, 2011 Senator Webb: Limit the Authority of VA Secretary Regarding Agent Orange, Toxic Exposures
July 19, 2011 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012
June 30, 2011 House And Senate Members Introduce Bipartisan Legislation To Commemorate Veterans Day With Moment Of Silence
May 5, 2011 Senator Webb Cosponsors Bipartisan Bill to Give Veterans Overdue Cost-of-Living Adjustment
April 18, 2011 Webb Joins Bipartisan Resolution Honoring Soldiers for Service in Iraq, Afghanistan
Feb. 1, 2011 Letter to the Honorable Eric H. Holder, Attorney General, U.S. Department of Justice
Sept. 29, 2010 Senator Webb Honors Gold Star Wives
Aug. 4, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Eric K. Shinseki Secretary of Veterans Affairs
July 29, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Eric K. Shinseki Secretary Department of Veterans Affairs and The Honorable Martha Johnson Administrator General Services Administration
June 30, 2010 Senator Webb: One Year of Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits Have Helped Hundreds of Thousands of Veterans
June 30, 2010 American Jobs and Closing Tax Loopholes Act of 2010
June 16, 2010 Letter to Secretary Shinseki and Secretary Gates
May 28, 2010 Letter to Douglas Shulman Commissioner Internal Revenue Service
May 26, 2010 Making Emergency Supplemental Appropriations for Fiscal Year 2010
May 18, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Eric Shinseki Secretary U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
April 13, 2010 Webb Bill Passes, Protecting TRICARE for Military Service Members, Veterans and Families
March 25, 2010 Veterans Benefits
March 25, 2010 Webb Blasts Republicans for "Playing Games" With Military, Veterans Benefits
Jan. 15, 2010 Senator Webb Visits Servicemembers and Veterans at Joint Forces Staff College, Hampton Veterans Medical Center
Dec. 3, 2009 Webb Testifies Before Senate Hearing on His Legislation to Honor World War I Veterans
Nov. 18, 2009 Webb Hails Passage of Legislation to Support National Defense, Military Construction in Virginia, Veterans Welfare
Nov. 17, 2009 Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, And Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2010--Continued
Nov. 11, 2009 Keeping Our Promise to Our Nation's Veterans
Nov. 10, 2009 Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, And Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2010--Continued
Nov. 5, 2009 Webb Introduces Bill To Honor Cold War Veterans
Oct. 29, 2009 Webb Introduces Legislation to Honor World War I Veterans
Oct. 21, 2009 Letter to The Honorable Eric Shinseki, Secretary, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
Oct. 15, 2009 Webb: Historic 'Advanced Appropriations' Bill Secures Timely, Reliable Funding for Veterans' Health Care
Oct. 13, 2009 Senator Webb Named One of the World's Brave Thinkers by The Atlantic Magazine
Aug. 3, 2009 Pres. Obama, V.P. Biden, VA Sec. Shinseki & Sen. John Warner Celebrate the Launch of Sen. Webb's "Post-9/11 GI Bill" at George Mason University
July 13, 2009 Letter to The Honorable Eric Shinseki, Secretary, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
June 17, 2009 Webb Honored with Blinded American Veterans Foundation Congressional Award for Service, Post-9/11 GI Bill
Oct. 28, 2008 Webb Named "Marine for Life" For Distinguished Service to the Nation
Aug. 15, 2008 Webb to Be Honored with VFW Gold Medal & Citation of Merit For Exceptional Leadership on Post-9/11 GI Bill
July 7, 2008 Virginian Pilot - GI Bill Proves the Merits of Political Bipartisanship
June 30, 2008 MSNBC "Countdown with Keith Olbermann" - Transcript
May 20, 2008 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Act, 2008
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