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John Shimkus' Public Statements on Issue: Veterans

Office: U.S. House (IL) - District 15, Republican
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 15
Date Title
June 13, 2017 House Vote Sends VA Accountability Bill to President Trump
Jan. 4, 2017 Shimkus Kicks Off Annual Valentines for Heroes Program
Sept. 23, 2016 Shimkus Statement on New St. Louis VA Director
Feb. 23, 2016 VA, DACC Land Swap Legislation Headed to White House
Jan. 1, 2016 Issue Position: Veterans
Aug. 10, 2015 Shimkus Introduces Bill to Allow for Danville VA, DACC Land Swap
Aug. 7, 2015 Kirk, Durbin, Shimkus Introduce Legislation to Allow for Danville VA Land Transfer
June 30, 2015 Letter to Megan J. Brennan, United States Postmaster General - Support Veterans and "Stamp Out PTSD"
June 25, 2015 Politico Magazine - Congress at War: The Capitol Hill Ranks on Why They Enlisted and What It Means Now
May 19, 2015 Shimkus Votes for Veterans
May 1, 2015 House Moves Quickly on Annual Appropriations
Feb. 11, 2015 Congress Sends Veteran Suicide Prevention Bill to White House
Jan. 8, 2015 Shimkus Seeking Valentines for Heroes
July 31, 2014 Shimkus Supports VA Reform Legislation
June 9, 2014 Shimkus Seeks Input from VA Employees, Vets
Jan. 15, 2014 Shimkus Supports Appropriations Package
May 28, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - VA Disability Claims Backlog
Feb. 11, 2013 Shimkus Inviting Secretary Shinseki to Visit Illiana Health Care System
March 2, 2012 Butterfield Cosponsors Legislation to Help Streamline Job Training for Returning Veteran EMTs
April 13, 2011 Durbin, Kirk, Costello, Shimkus: Restarting Surgeries at Marion VA is Good News for Southern Illinois Veterans
Feb. 8, 2011 Letter to the Honorable Eric Shinseki, Secretary of Veterans Affairs, Department of Veterans Affairs
Jan. 18, 2011 Valentines for Heroes
July 13, 2010 Hearing of the House Committee on the Veterans' Affairs - Veterans at Risk: The Consequences of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center Non-Compliance
Sept. 17, 2008 2008 POW/MIA Recognition Day
Sept. 9, 2008 Durbin, Obama, Costello and Shimkus Announce Release of Final AIB Report
Aug. 14, 2008 Durbin, Obama, Costello, Shimkus Respond to AIB Report on Marion Medical Center
July 23, 2008 Letter to The Honorable James B. Peake, M.D., Secretary of Veterans' Affairs
June 19, 2008 Durbin, Obama, Costello, Shimkus: VA Investigation Nearing Completion - New Leadership to be in Place at Marion this Fall
Sept. 29, 2004 Veterans Health Programs and Facilities Enhancement Act of 2004
Sept. 29, 2004 Department of Veterans Affairs Nurse Recruitment and Retention Act of 2004
Sept. 28, 2004 Jim Wham's 9th Annual Memorial Day Service Address
July 7, 2004 Veterans of Foreign Wars #2055 Recognition
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