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André Carson's Public Statements on Issue: Military Personnel

Full Name: André D. Carson
Office: U.S. House (IN) - District 7, Democratic
First Elected: 03/11/2008
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 7
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary May 6, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Mariama; 1 Child: Salimah
Birth Date: 10/16/1974
Birth Place: Indianapolis, IN
Home City: Center Township, IN
Religion: Islam
Date Title
Rep. Carson Pays Tribute on Memorial Day
Issue Position: Veterans
Issue Position: Iraq and Afganistan
Issue Position: Iraq and Afghanistan
May 27, 2014 E-Newsletter: A Weekend to Remember
April 18, 2014 Blog: Prepared and Ready
March 10, 2014 Letter to Charles Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Calling on Defense Department to Welcome Sikh Americans in Military
Dec. 6, 2013 Blog: Working To Support Our Troops
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
June 4, 2013 House Armed Services Committee Passes FY2014 Defense Bill, Advances Carson Legislation
June 3, 2013 TOMORROW: Armed Services Committee to Consider Rep. Carson's Military Suicide Reduction Act
April 10, 2013 Congressman Carson Offers Plan to Address Military Suicide, End Stigma Associated with Mental Illness in the Armed Forces
Jan. 31, 2013 Congressman André Carson Named to Armed Services Committee
Jan. 31, 2013 Rep. André Carson Submits U.S. Service Academy Nominations for Indiana's 7th Congressional District
June 1, 2012 E-Newsletter 6/1/12
March 15, 2012 Rep. Carson Asks Secretary Panetta to Expedite Implementation of Military Mental Health Law
Dec. 15, 2011 Congressman André Carson Praises the End of the War in Iraq, Celebrates the Return of U.S. Troops by December 31
May 26, 2011 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2012
Dec. 22, 2010 Carson Applauds Signing of Don't Ask, Don't Tell Repeal
Dec. 15, 2010 Carson Statement on Don't Ask, Don't Tell Vote
Nov. 30, 2010 Carson: Deadline for Retroactive Stop-loss Pay Nears
Oct. 15, 2010 Latino Advisory Council, DADT and Combating Disease
Oct. 6, 2010 Small Business, Academy Nominations, Combating Sex Offenders and Chinese Currency Manipulation
May 27, 2010 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2011
Nov. 6, 2009 Carson Votes To Extend Unemployment Insurance Benefits, Homebuyes' Tax Credit, Tax Relief For Businesses
Nov. 4, 2009 Carson Stands United With Veterans
Nov. 2, 2009 Military Spouses Residency Relief Act
June 22, 2009 Letter To Barack Obama, President Of The United States - Suspend "Don't Ask, Don't Tell"
Oct. 23, 2008 Carson Pays His Respect to 1983 Beirut Barracks Bombing Victims
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Military and Veterans
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