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Charlie Dent's Public Statements on Issue: Veterans

Full Name: Charles 'Charlie' W. Dent
Office: U.S. House (PA) - District 15, Republican
First Elected: 11/02/2004
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 15
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary May 20, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Pamela; 3 Children: Kathryn, William, Jack
Birth Date: 05/24/1960
Birth Place: Allentown, PA
Home City: Allentown, PA
Religion: Presbyterian
Date Title
June 13, 2014 Congressman Dent Supports Three Measures to Overhaul the VA
May 30, 2014 Congressman Dent's Statement on the Resignation of VA Secretary Shinseki
May 22, 2014 Congressman Dent: VA Bureaucrats Who Neglect Veterans Will be Fired
Nov. 11, 2013 Rep. Dent: "Make the Time to Thank a Veteran Today"
June 1, 2012 Dent Votes for Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Bill
Nov. 16, 2011 Dent Votes for Bipartisan Bill To Support Unemployed Vets And Repeal Burdensome Tax Provision
June 14, 2011 Dent Votes for Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Bill
July 29, 2010 Dent Supports Funding for Veterans
Oct. 15, 2009 Rep. Dent Calls To Redirect Funds From Failed Stimulus To Help Seniors, Disabled Veterans
May 13, 2009 Rep. Dent questions Homeland Security Secretary on Gitmo plans, derogatory comments about veterans
May 6, 2009 Rep. Dent calls for formal inquiry about DHS report that cites veterans as possible "extremists
April 17, 2009 Letter to Bennie G. Thompson, Committee Chairman of Homeland Security
March 17, 2009 Rep. Dent Opposes Administration's Proposal on Decreased Medical Coverage for Wounded Warriors
June 19, 2008 Congressman Dent Votes for Clean Supplemental Bill to Support Troops, Veterans' Education Benefits
Dec. 12, 2007 Rep. Dent votes to boost troop protection, provide improved care for wounded veterans
Nov. 9, 2007 Congressman Dent honors Veterans' Day
Nov. 9, 2007 Congressman Dent honors Veterans' Day
June 15, 2007 Congressman Dent Supports Increased Funding For Veteran's Health Care
May 28, 2007 Congressman Dent honors Memorial Day: "A moment of pause . . . for all who gave the ultimate sacrifice"
May 25, 2007 Congressman Dent Votes To Give America's Veterans The Support They Deserve
March 9, 2007 Congressman Dent Tours Walter Reed Hospital, Calls For More Improvements To Veterans' Care
Nov. 11, 2006 Congressman Dent honors Veterans' Day
Nov. 11, 2005 Congressman Dent Joins America in Honoring our Nation's Veterans
July 13, 2005 Vincent Palladino Post Office
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Veterans
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Veterans
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Veterans Affairs
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