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Gerry Connolly's Public Statements on Issue: Military Personnel

Full Name: Gerald 'Gerry' E. Connolly
Office: U.S. House (VA) - District 11, Democratic
First Elected: 11/04/2008
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 11
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 10, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Cathy; 1 Child: Caitlin
Birth Date: 03/30/1950
Birth Place: Boston, MA
Home City: Fairfax, VA
Date Title
Issue Position: Protecting Our Veterans
March 10, 2014 Letter to Charles Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Calling on Defense Department to Welcome Sikh Americans in Military
Oct. 30, 2013 Military Times - New Bill Would Prevent Disruptions in Death Benefits
Oct. 29, 2013 Connolly and Rooney Introduce Bill to Make Military Death Benefits Permanent
Aug. 1, 2013 Letter to Secretary Charles Timothy Hagel, Department of Defense - Protect Service Members from High-Cost Loans
June 17, 2013 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014
April 18, 2013 Letter to Secretary Hagel - Reduce Impact of Potential Furloughs
July 10, 2012 House Passes Bill Requiring Feds to Treat Relevant Military Training as Sufficient for Training and Certification Rules for Federal Licenses
June 6, 2012 John Douglass is a General Who Proves MacArthur Wrong
May 31, 2012 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2013
Jan. 5, 2012 Four Connolly Bills & Amendments Signed Into Law on Last Day of Year
July 6, 2011 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2012
June 15, 2011 Virginia Delegation Applauds Navy Decision to Commission USS Arlington in Virginia
April 12, 2011 Hearing of the House Rules Committee - H.R. 1217: To Repeal the Prevention and Public Health Fund
March 11, 2011 Connolly Offers Amendment to Keep Military Families in Their Homes
March 7, 2011 News and Messenger - Helping Heroes Through Mortgage Mess
Feb. 7, 2011 Members of Virginia & Maryland Delegations Comment on National Academy of Sciences Review of Pentagon Policies on BRAC-related Transportation Impacts
Dec. 15, 2010 Don't Ask, Don't Tell Repeal Act of 2010
Aug. 10, 2010 Recognizing Suicide Prevention Week 2010 and the Ongoing Efforts of Crisislink to Help Those in Need
Aug. 2, 2010 Letter to the Honorable Robert M. Gates, Secretary of Defense
April 15, 2010 Connolly Honored For Supporting Kids Of Military Deployed In War Zones
Oct. 13, 2009 Federal Employees, Retirees, Military Benefit In House-Passed Bill
June 23, 2009 Hearing Of The House Oversight And Government Reform Committee - The Future Of The V-22 Osprey: Costs, Capabilities, And Challenges
June 11, 2009 Pakistan Enduring Assistance And Cooperation Enhancement Act Of 2009
June 3, 2009 Letter To The Honorable Daniel Inouye, Chairmen and Ranking Member Thad Cochran, Senate Appropriations Comittee and The Honorable David Obey, Chairmen and Ranking Member Jerry Lewis House Appropriations Committee
May 13, 2009 Hearing of the House Foreign Affairs Committee - Building Capacity to Protect U.S. National Security: the Fiscal Year 2010 International Affairs Budget
May 5, 2009 Panel I Of A Hearing Of The House Foreign Affairs Committee - From Strategy To Implementation: The Future Of The Pakistan-U.S. Relationship
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Protecting our Troops, Veterans, & Military Families
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Veterans
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