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Ron Kind's Public Statements on Issue: Military Personnel

Full Name: Ronald 'Ron' James Kind
Office: U.S. House (WI) - District 3, Democratic
First Elected: 11/05/1996
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Announced, Democratic for U.S. House - District 3
Primary Aug. 12, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Tawni; 2 Children: Johnny, Matthew
Birth Date: 03/16/1963
Birth Place: La Crosse, WI
Home City: La Crosse, WI
Religion: Lutheran
Date Title
March 10, 2014 Letter to Charles Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Calling on Defense Department to Welcome Sikh Americans in Military
Nov. 7, 2013 Rep. Ron Kind Statement Applauding Decision to Maintain ROTC Program at UW-La Crosse
Sept. 23, 2013 64 Members of Congress, Led by Congressman Dan Kildee, Call on Iran to Release Amir Hekmati As U.N. General Assembly Starts
Aug. 1, 2013 Letter to Secretary Charles Timothy Hagel, Department of Defense - Protect Service Members from High-Cost Loans
June 21, 2013 Letter to Honorable Eric Fanning, Acting Secretary of the Air Force - Military Sexual Assault
Aug. 1, 2012 Kind Rejects Tax Increase on Middle Class and Military Families
May 29, 2012 E-Newsletter - Honor Their Service Every Day
May 18, 2012 Kind Amendments to Defense Authorization Support, Honor Military Personnel
May 10, 2012 Supporting our Military and Creating Jobs
Feb. 1, 2012 Reps. Kind, Petri and Senator Kohl Introduce Legislation to Compensate Service Members for Miscalculated Leave Time
Nov. 2, 2011 Military Family Month: Remembering Sacrifices at Home
Oct. 21, 2011 Rep. Kind Statement on Troop Withdrawal
May 13, 2011 What's Next in Afghanistan
Feb. 18, 2011 Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2011
Nov. 17, 2009 Milwaukee Journal Sentinel - Kind Sees Pakistan As Key To Regional Stability
Nov. 5, 2009 Kind Extends Homebuyer Benefits To Military Families
Oct. 8, 2009 The Home Front: House Votes To Extend First-time Home Buyer Tax Credit For Service Members
Sept. 10, 2009 Honoring The 125th Anniversary Of St. John's Northwestern Military Academy
May 14, 2009 Providing For Consideration Of H.R. 2346, Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2009
Feb. 2, 2009 Conference Call with Representative John Tierny (D-MA)
Feb. 2, 2009 Conference Call with Rep. John Tierney (D-MA) - Update on Trip to Afghanistan and Pakistan
June 29, 2007 Letter To President of the United States George W. Bush
March 23, 2007 U.S. Troop Readiness, Veterans' Health, And Iraq Accountability Act, 2007
Sept. 28, 2006 Kind Statement on Military Tribunals for Terror Suspects
June 16, 2006 Declaringt that the United States Will Prevail in the Global War on Terror
Nov. 8, 2005 Recognizing and Commending Continuing Dedication and Commitment of Employers of Members of the National Guard and the Other Reserve Components
Jan. 28, 2005 Kind Blasts Pentagon for Blaming Military Budget Woes on Nation's Veterans
May 5, 2004 Congressional Democrats Call on Chairman Hunter to Help Military Widows
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Iraq and Afghanistan
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Iraq and Afghanistan
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