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Kirsten Gillibrand's Public Statements on Issue: Veterans

Full Name: Kirsten E. Gillibrand
Office: U.S. Senate (NY) - Jr, Democratic
First Appointed: 01/23/2009
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2018
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: Jonathan; 2 Children: Theodore, Henry
Birth Date: 12/09/1966
Birth Place: Albany, NY
Home City: Brunswick, NY
Date Title
July 9, 2010 After Gillibrand Push, 75 Year-Old Queens Vet No Longer Faces $24,000 In Retroactive Debt Due To Veterans Affairs Accounting Error
July 1, 2010 With Thousands Of New Veterans Suffering From Post Traumatic Stress Disorder And Traumatic Brain Injury, Gillibrand Announces New Efforts To Improve Treatment And Monitoring
June 16, 2010 After Nearly 40 Years, Albany Navy Vet Finally Receives War Medals
May 28, 2010 Ahead Of Memorial Day Weekend, Senator Gillibrand Announces New Effort To Help Prepare New York Veterans For The Jobs Of Tomorrow
May 24, 2010 Ahead Of Memorial Day Weekend, Senator Gillibrand Announces New Effort To Help Prepare Long Island Veterans For The Jobs Of Tomorrow
May 19, 2010 Senator Gillibrand Statement On Veterans' Affairs Committee Hearing On Her Agent Orange Legislation
Dec. 22, 2009 Gillibrand Urges Feds To Support Proposal To Construct Home For Veterans In Canandaigua
Nov. 10, 2009 On Day Before Veterans Day, Senator Menendez Introduces Bill In Support Of Military Family Unity
Nov. 10, 2009 Military Construction, Veterans Affairs And Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2010
Nov. 10, 2009 On Veterans Day, With More Than 14 Percent Of Young Veterans Unemployed, Gillibrand Makes Personal Pitch To Businesses: Hire A Vet, Get A Tax Break
Oct. 29, 2009 63 Year Old Brooklyn Vietnam Vet Harmed By Agent Orange, But Along With Thousands Of Others Ignored By Feds
Oct. 27, 2009 With No Cost Of Living Adjustment For 3.4 Million NY Seniors, Veterans And Disabled, Gillibrand Pushes For One-Time $250 Emergency Payment
Sept. 16, 2009 Gillibrand Announces Plan To Crack Down on Financial Fraud Against Seniors
Aug. 3, 2009 Gillibrand Applauds New GI Bill
June 1, 2009 With Sky High Unemployment Among New Vets, Gillibrand Launches Campaign to Help Businesses Create Jobs for Vets
May 20, 2009 As Nation Honors Fallen Heroes on Memorial Day, Gillibrand Announces New Legislation to Improve Health Care Access for NY Veterans
May 5, 2009 Higgins, Schumer, Gillibrand & Slaughter Ask VA to Establish Job Center for Disabled Vets in Buffalo
April 23, 2009 Gillibrand: G.I. Benefits Should Extend to Veterans Enrolled at Online Universities
April 23, 2009 Gillibrand: G.I. Benefits Should Extend to Veterans Enrolled at Online Universities
March 3, 2009 Senator Gillibrand Demands Better Benefits for Veterans
Aug. 13, 2008 Rep. Gillibrand Announces Passage of Legislation to Support Area Veterans
July 16, 2008 Rep. Gillibrand Introduces Bill Overhauling Veterans Benefit Delivery System
June 19, 2008 Gillibrand Votes to Update G.I. Bill for Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans
May 14, 2008 Rep. Gillibrand Passes Amendment to Help Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans
May 5, 2008 Rep. Gillibrand Passes Amendment to Help Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans
April 24, 2008 Gillibrand Passes Amendment to Give Veteran-Owned Small Businesses a Voice
April 23, 2008 SBIR/STTR Reauthorization Act
April 8, 2008 Rep. Gillibrand Introduces Bill to Help Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans
Feb. 5, 2008 Rep. Gillibrand Announces Increased Travel Reimbursements for Veterans
Nov. 1, 2007 Gillibrand Calls Associated Press Report on Uninsured Veterans, "Appalling"
Oct. 3, 2007 Gillibrand on the Veterans' Disability Benefits Commission Report Released Today
June 18, 2007 Gillibrand Votes for Largest Increase in Veterans Health Care in the VA's History
March 29, 2007 Gillibrand Votes to Pass Wounded Warriors Act
March 1, 2007 Gillibrand Raises Red Flag on Veterans Care
July 3, 2006 Gillibrand Honors Nation's Veterans and Announces Support for the Reform of The G.I Bill Of Rights
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Veterans
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Delivering for Veterans
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Veterans
Issue Position: Standing Up for Our Troops and Veterans
Issue Position: Caring for Our Troops and Veterans
Issue Position: Delivering for Veterans
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