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Sheldon Whitehouse's Public Statements on Issue: Veterans

Office: U.S. Senate (RI) - Jr, Democratic
Date Title
June 1, 2017 Letter to Chairman Jerry Moran and Ranking Member Brian Schatz, Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Military Construction, Veterns Affairs, and Related Agencies - Fund Homeless Veteran Support Programs
May 26, 2017 Letter to President Donald Trump, Director Mick Mulvaney, Office of Management and Budget - America's Veterans Deserve Better Than Trump Budget
Jan. 26, 2017 Letter to President Trump - Lift Hiring Freeze On VA and Exempt Veterans Seeking Federal Employment
Jan. 25, 2017 Letter to President Trump - Exempt Entire VA from Hiring Freeze
Sept. 15, 2016 Letter to the Hon. John King, Secretary, Department of Education - Regarding the Closure of ITT Tech and Associated Student Debt Relief Measures
July 14, 2016 Letter to The Honorable John King, Secretary of Education, The Honorable Edith Ramirez, Chairman, Federal Trade Commission, The Honorable Richard Cordray, Director, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, and The Honorable Robert McDonald, Secretary of Veterans Affairs - Act to Protect Students & Veterans From Fraudulent Institutions Like Trump University
July 7, 2016 Letter to Robert McDonald, Secretary of Veterans Affairs - Wyden, Senate Dems: VA Must Do More to Prevent and Correct Abuse of Veterans in Higher Education
June 22, 2016 Letter to The Honorable John King, Secretary of Education, U.S. Department of Education - Close For-Profit College Loophole Impacting Servicemembers, Veterans and Taxpayers
May 20, 2016 Whitehouse Promotes Partnerships to Advance Care for Veterans
Nov. 13, 2015 Sens. Whitehouse and Reed Honor RI Veteran for Service in WWII
Aug. 10, 2015 U.S. Senator Sheldon Whitehouse on the death of Master Sergeant Andrew McKenna
May 2, 2015 During Annual Veterans Breakfast, Whitehouse Announces Bill to Protect Servicemembers from Foreclosure
Oct. 20, 2014 Bristol's Veterans Home Project Update
June 11, 2014 Veterans Health Care
June 9, 2014 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General of the United States - Investigate Evidence of Criminal Wrongdoing at VA Medical Facilities
June 3, 2014 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
May 14, 2014 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
May 8, 2014 Murkowski Joins Walsh to Fight Veteran Suicide Epidemic
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Supporting our Servicemembers & Veterans
Oct. 1, 2013 Continuing Appropriations
Sept. 27, 2013 Reed and Whitehouse Work to Avert Government Shutdown
April 29, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Reduce V-A Claims Backlog
July 19, 2012 Senate Passes Comprehensive Veterans Legislation
July 17, 2012 RI Receives Grants to Combat Veteran Homelessness
May 22, 2012 Reed, Durbin, Whitehouse, Begich, Biden Seek Expanded Housing Assistance for Troops
May 16, 2012 Whitehouse Holds Hearing on Health Care Delivery System Reform
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Siding with Our Troops and Veterans
Nov. 10, 2011 Whitehouse Applauds Senate Passage of Bill to Boost Jobs for Veterans
July 19, 2011 Whitehouse Holds Hearing on Drug and Veterans Treatment Courts
July 13, 2011 Making Appropriations for Military Construction, the Department of Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies for the Fiscal Year Ending September 30, 2012--Motion to Proceed
June 30, 2011 Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee Approves Whitehouse Legislation to Protect Servicemembers from Foreclosure
June 8, 2011 Whitehouse Testifies Before Senate Veterans' Committee on his Bill to Prevent Military Foreclosures
June 8, 2011 Hearing of the Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee - Pending Legislation
June 2, 2011 U.S. Attorney General Holder Visits RI with Senator Whitehouse
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Caring for Servicemembers and Veterans
July 27, 2010 Congress Approves Supplemental Funding for Wars, Veterans, and Flood Recovery
Nov. 10, 2009 Health Care Reform
Oct. 15, 2009 Senate Passes Bill To Secure Timely Funding Of Critical Services
March 27, 2009 Rhode Island Seniors to Get Boost From Recovery Bill
March 26, 2009 Congressional Delegation Announces Federal Funds for RI Veterans Eligible Veterans to receive $250 payment from VA
March 26, 2009 Congresional Delegation Announces Federal Funds for RI Veterans
March 10, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Budget Committee - The President's Fiscal Year 2010 Budget Proposal
Oct. 15, 2008 Whitehouse: IRS Says Rhode Islanders Can Still File for Rebates
June 27, 2008 Whitehouse Votes to Pass New G.I. Bill for Iraq Veterans
May 22, 2008 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Act, 2008--Continued
March 6, 2008 Senate Committee Passes Budget Targeting Economy, Veterans
March 20, 2007 Reed, Whitehouse Introduce Legislation to Help Rhode Island Federal Workers
March 1, 2007 Iraq
Issue Position: Caring for Servicemembers and Veterans
Honoring America's Veterans
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