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Sam Graves' Public Statements on Issue: Military Personnel

Full Name: Samuel 'Sam' B. Graves
Office: U.S. House (MO) - District 6, Republican
First Elected: 11/2000
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 6
Primary Aug. 5, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Lesley; 3 Children: Megan, Trey, Emily
Birth Date: 11/07/1963
Birth Place: Tarkio, MO
Home City: Tarkio, MO
Religion: Baptist
Date Title
May 7, 2014 Hearing of the House Small Business Committee - Military to Entrepreneurship: Private Sector Initiatives to Help Veterans Pursue Business Opportunities
April 10, 2014 Letter to Thomas Perez, Secretary of the Department of Labor - Concerns about Job Loss at Military Facilities
April 10, 2014 Letter to Thomas E. Perez, Secretary of Labor - Stop Closure of Military Fast Food Outlets
Jan. 30, 2014 Graves Receives High Marks for Strong Stand Against Illegal Immigration
Oct. 2, 2013 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense, Sylvia Mathews Burwell, Director of the Office of Management and Budget, and Rand Beers, Acting Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security - Comply with the "Pay Our Military Act"
May 31, 2010 It is Important to Remember Who We Memorialize this Day
April 9, 2008 Graves' Statement on Petraeus/Crocker Testimony
Oct. 1, 2007 Graves Praises Predatory Lending Law
Feb. 5, 2007 Graves' Reaction To The President's Budget Proposal
Dec. 6, 2006 Stolen Valor Act of 2005
Sept. 7, 2006 Talent-Graves Announce New Support To Stop Predatory Lenders From Targeting Our Troops
May 28, 2006 Graves Travels to Middle East and Europe
Dec. 13, 2005 Lantos, Graves ask House Colleagues to Ensure Fair Pay for Reservists, National Guard Members
July 4, 2005 Support the Troops
March 28, 2005 Protecting Soldiers from Predatory Lenders
March 28, 2005 Straight Talk with Sam: Protecting Soldiers from Predatory Lenders
Feb. 28, 2005 Straight Talk with Sam: Eliminating the Pay Gap
Nov. 15, 2004 Straight Talk With Sam - Reflecting on the 108th Congress
June 4, 2004 Honoring Major General Roger E. Combs
March 28, 2004 CNN Sunday Morning - Transcript
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