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Barack Obama II's Public Statements on Issue: Veterans

Full Name: Barack Hussein Obama II
Office: President, Democratic
First Elected: 11/04/2008
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Michelle; 2 Children: Malia, Sasha
Birth Date: 08/04/1961
Birth Place: Honolulu, HI
Home City: Chicago, IL
Religion: United Church of Christ
Date Title
May 13, 2008 The Charleston Gazette - Obama Pushes for New GI Bill
May 12, 2008 Remarks of Senator Barack Obama: Veterans Remarks
April 15, 2008 Remarks of Senator Barack Obama: Town Hall Meeting with Veterans and Military Families
March 14, 2008 Letter to The Honorable James B. Peake, MD, Secretary of Veterans Affairs
March 5, 2008 Letter to the Senate Budget Committee
March 3, 2008 Obama: 'We Will Not Leave Any of Our Veterans Behind'
Feb. 21, 2008 Democratic Presidential Candidates Debate
Jan. 31, 2008 Harkin, Hagel, Obama Take Action to Prevent Suicide Among Active Duty Soldiers
Jan. 29, 2008 Remarks of Senator Barack Obama: Reclaiming the American Dream
Jan. 28, 2008 Obama Statement on the Marion VA Medical Center Reports
Dec. 17, 2007 Obama Hails Passage of Key Veterans, Contractor Provisions in Defense Authorization Bill
Dec. 12, 2007 Durbin and Obama Hail House Introduction of the Veterans' Health Quality Improvement Act
Dec. 5, 2007 Obama Statement on the Nomination Hearing of Dr. James Peake to be VA Secretary
Nov. 16, 2007 Durbin, Obama Introduce Legislation to Address Quality of Care for Nation's Veterans
Nov. 13, 2007 The Nashua Telegraph - Obama Wants More Help for Veterans
Nov. 12, 2007 Barack Obama Honors Sacrifice of America's Veterans by Addressing Homelessness
Nov. 11, 2007 Obama Statement Honoring Our Veterans
Nov. 9, 2007 Obama Introduces Bill To Prevent Veterans Homelessness
Nov. 6, 2007 Obama Statement on Veterans' Affairs Committee Hearing on Marion VA Hospital
Nov. 5, 2007 Letter to The Honorable S. Ward Casscells, M.D., Assistant Secretary for Health Affairs
Oct. 18, 2007 Letter to The Honorable Gordon Mansfield, Acting Secretary of Veterans Affairs
Oct. 17, 2007 The Des Moines Register - Obama Joins Fight over GI Benefits
Oct. 16, 2007 Letter to Dean Martinez, Secretary of the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation (IDFPR)
Oct. 11, 2007 Letter to Acting Secretary of Veterans Affairs Re: Deaths at Marion VA Medical Center
Oct. 5, 2007 Obama Discusses Plan to Improve Veterans Care and Help Get Homeless Veterans Off the Streets
Oct. 5, 2007 The Associated Press - Obama Pledges Better Veterans Care
Oct. 5, 2007 Obama Discusses Plan to Improve Veterans Care and Help Get Homeless Veterans Off the Streets
Sept. 26, 2007 Obama Statement on GAO Report on Care for Wounded Warriors
Sept. 25, 2007 Obama, McCaskill Fight for Military Family Job Protection
Sept. 24, 2007 Letter to The Honorable R. James Nicholson, Secretary of Veterans Affairs
Aug. 22, 2007 Obama Responds to President Bush's Speech to the VFW Convention
Aug. 21, 2007 KYW.com - U.S. Rep. Patrick Murphy Endorses Obama
Aug. 21, 2007 The Hill - Congress's Only Iraq War Veteran Endorses Obama
Aug. 21, 2007 Union Leader - Obama tells NH crowd he'd Get Troops Home
Aug. 21, 2007 Congressman Patrick Murphy Endorses Barack Obama for President
Aug. 21, 2007 Senator Obama Addresses VFW Conference
Aug. 2, 2007 Senate Passes Obama, McCaskill Legislation to Provide Safety Net for Families of Wounded Service Members
June 27, 2007 Veterans' Affairs Bill Incorporates Obama Proposals To Improve Veterans' Health Care And Benefits
June 21, 2007 Hagel, Obama, Brown Introduce Bill to Improve VA Services for Blind Veterans
June 14, 2007 Comprehensive Bill to Improve Health Care for service Members Incorporates Obama, McCaskill Proposals
June 3, 2007 CNN: New Hampshire Democratic Presidential Candidates Debate
May 29, 2007 Concord Monitor: In North Country, Obama Receives A Warm Welcome
May 29, 2007 Quad-City Times: Obama Honors Veterans During Q-C Visit
May 28, 2007 Obama Campaign Announces 252 Iowa Veterans for Obama
May 25, 2007 Senator Obama's Statement on Memorial Day
May 23, 2007 Domenici, Obama Cosponsor Bill to Expand Mental Health Care Access for Veterans
May 10, 2007 Durbin, Murray, Obama Introduce Bill to Update Treatment of Traumatic Brain Injury for Military
May 2, 2007 Obama, McCaskill Introduce Bill to Evaluate Needs of Returning Service Members
April 12, 2007 Letter To United States President George W. Bush
April 10, 2007 Senators Introduce Bill to Provide Housing for Homeless Veterans
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