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Vern Buchanan's Public Statements on Issue: Veterans

Full Name: Vern Buchanan
Office: U.S. House (FL) - District 16, Republican
First Elected: 11/07/2006
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Announced, Republican for U.S. House - District 16
Primary Aug. 26, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Sandy; 2 Children: Matt, James
Birth Date: 05/08/1951
Birth Place: Detroit, MI
Home City: Longboat Key, FL
Religion: Baptist
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Date Title
May 28, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - VA Disability Claims Backlog
Dec. 2, 2010 Buchanan To Share Holiday Wishes With Wounded Soldiers
April 29, 2009 Buchanan Reintroduces Disabled Veterans Commemorative Stamp Resolution
March 24, 2009 Letter to the Honorable John M. Spratt Jr., Chairman, House Committee on the Budget, and the Honorable Paul Ryan, Ranking Member, Committee on the Budget
March 10, 2009 Buchanan Works To Improve Veteran's Health Care
June 20, 2008 Buchanan Votes to Expand Education Benefits for Veterans
April 25, 2008 Buchanan Fights For Tax Relief for Veterans
March 11, 2008 Buchanan Works to Extend Higher Mortgage Limits to Veterans
Jan. 16, 2008 Providing for Concurrence by House with Amendment in Senate Amendment to H.R. 4253, Military Reservist and Veteran Small Business Reauthorization and Opportunity Act of 2008
Dec. 5, 2007 Military Reservist and Veteran Small Business Reauthorization and Opportunity Act of 2007
Oct. 30, 2007 Buchanan Praises Nomination of Peake as VA Secretary
July 5, 2007 Buchanan Introduces Disabled Veterans Commemorative Stamp Resolution
June 26, 2007 Buchanan Meets with VA Secretary
June 19, 2007 U.S. House Approves Buchanan Bill to Help Veterans
June 18, 2007 SBA Veterans' Programs Act of 2007
June 15, 2007 U.S. House Approves $27.8 Million for National Veterans Cemetery in Sarasota
June 15, 2007 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Act, 2008
May 23, 2007 Buchanan Bill Wins Bipartisan Support
May 18, 2007 Buchanan to Tour Site with VA and Design Firm
May 9, 2007 Buchanan Announces Veterans Cemetery Land Transfter is Complete
May 7, 2007 Buchanan Honors Englewood Veteran
March 28, 2007 House Passes Buchanan Amendment to Improve Vets' Care
March 28, 2007 Wounded Warrior Assistance Act of 2007
March 7, 2007 Letter: To President George W. Bush
Jan. 1, 1 The Guardians of a Nation: Strengthen Our Military and First Responders and Protect Our Veterans
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Local Issues
Jan. 1, 2013 Issue Position: Veterans
Issue Position: Veterans
Issue Position: Veterans
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