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Derek Kilmer's Public Statements on Issue: Veterans

Office: U.S. House (WA) - District 6, Democratic
Date Title
Dec. 27, 2017 Kilmer, Reichert Call on Defense Secretary Mattis to Immediately Implement Inspector General's Recommendations to Comply with FBI Background Check Reporting Requirements
Nov. 6, 2017 Kilmer & Newhouse Bill to Fix Veterans Healthcare System Mismanagement Passes House
Oct. 12, 2017 Kilmer & Newhouse Bill to Fix Veterans Healthcare System Mismanagement Clears Key Committee
Sept. 29, 2017 Reps. Renacci, Kilmer, and Other Leaders of Bipartisan Working Group Introduce Fixes to Ongoing VA Healthcare Challenges
June 15, 2017 Kilmer-Backed Provisions Supported in Military and Veterans Appropriations Bill
June 12, 2017 Letter to the Hon. David J. Shulkin, Secretary of Veterans Affairs - Proposal to Cut Unemployment Benefits for Disabled Veterans
March 30, 2017 Kilmer, Russell Reintroduce Bill to Open Defense Jobs to Military Retirees
March 8, 2017 Coffman, Kilmer Praise VA Move to Increase Mental Health Services for At-Risk Veterans
Feb. 15, 2017 Kilmer & Newhouse Reintroduce Bill to Fix Veterans Healthcare System Mismanagement Issues
Feb. 2, 2017 Letter to the Hon. Phil Roe, Chairman of the House Committee on Veterans Affairs and the Hon. Tim Walz, Ranking Member of the House Committee on Veterans Affairs - Kilmer Calls on House Veterans Committee to Investigate Failure of Bremerton VA Outpatient Clinic to Open on Time
Jan. 27, 2017 Letter to the Hon. Mitch McConnell - Regarding Indian Health Care
Jan. 9, 2017 Letter to President-Elect Donald J. Trump - Reconsider Federal Hiring Freeze
Nov. 30, 2016 Kilmer & Newhouse Introduce Bill to Fix Veterans Healthcare System Mismanagement Issues
Oct. 27, 2016 Findings of Veterans Healthcare System Review Called for by Kilmer Released to the Public
Oct. 24, 2016 Kilmer Receives U.S. Navy Distinguished Public Service Award
Oct. 5, 2016 Letter to the Hon. Sloan Gibson, Deputy Secretary, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs - Answers and Improvements from the VA after Veterans Crisis Hotline Failures
Sept. 30, 2016 Letter to the Honorable Sloan Gibson, Deputy Secretary of the Dept. of Veterans Affairs - Call on VA to Improve Veterans Crisis Line
Sept. 2, 2016 Tester and Kilmer Push to Increase Veterans' Access to Care, Save Taxpayers Money
June 30, 2016 Letter to Chairman Johnny Isakson and Ranking Member Richard Blumenthal of the Senate Committee on Veterans' Affairs and Chairman Jeff Miller and Ranking Member Corrine Brown of the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs - Call for Reconciliation of VA Construction Bills
Jan. 1, 2016 Issue Position: Supporting Our Veterans
Nov. 11, 2015 Kilmer Pushes VA to Improve Services for Tribal Veterans Seeking Benefits
Oct. 1, 2015 Kilmer Statement on New Bremerton CBOC Location
Sept. 15, 2015 At Olympic College, Kilmer Announces Grant to Create New Student Center for Veterans
June 18, 2015 Letter to Robert A. McDonald, Secretary United States Department of Veterans Affairs - Department of Veterans Affairs Hospital Mismanagement
May 19, 2015 Making Some Progress
May 13, 2015 Future Forum
May 5, 2015 Lending a Hand
April 30, 2015 Kilmer Statement on Military Construction-Veterans Affairs Appropriations Bill
April 23, 2015 Kilmer, Visclosky Make Progress Increasing Flexibility for Veterans Seeking Healthcare
April 22, 2015 Kilmer-Backed Provisions Included in Military and Veterans Appropriations Bill
March 3, 2015 Letter to Robert McDonald, Secretary of the Department of Veteran Affairs - Expanded Access to Non-VA Care Through the Veterans Choice Program
Feb. 24, 2015 Review of Veterans Healthcare System Called for by Kilmer Moving Forward
Jan. 27, 2015 Letter to Gene Dodaro, Comptroller General - Veterans Health Administration
Jan. 23, 2015 Kilmer Reintroduces Bills to Address Health and Discrimination Issues Facing Veterans
Jan. 20, 2015 Kilmer Attends State of the Union with Tacoma Veteran
Jan. 1, 2015 Issue Position: Fighting for America's Veterans
Dec. 2, 2014 Kilmer Provision to Help Homeless Native American Veterans Passes House
Sept. 19, 2014 Recognizing National POW/MIA Recognition Day
Sept. 12, 2014 Kilmer Announces Bill to Address Issues in Veterans Health Administration Scandal
July 25, 2014 Letter to Harry Reid, Majority Leader of the Senate, and John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Congress Must Stay in Session Until VA Problems Addressed
June 5, 2014 Kilmer to Local Veterans on VA: "Those Who Did Harm Need to be Held Accountable'
May 29, 2014 Kilmer and DelBene Call for Secretary Shinseki to Step Down
May 22, 2014 Major Defense Bill Passes House, Includes Kilmer-backed Initiatives
May 20, 2014 Kilmer Introduces Two Amendments to Defense Bill to Help Veterans Looking for Jobs and Civilian Shipyard Workers
May 6, 2014 Key Draft of Major Defense Bill Includes Kilmer-backed Initiatives
March 17, 2014 Letter to Rodney Frelinghuysen, John Culberson, Pete Visclosky, Sanford Bishop - Increase Funding for Military and Veteran Suicide Prevention and Outreach Programs
March 6, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Don't Leave Jobless Veterans Behind
Jan. 16, 2014 Letter to Buck McKeon, Chairman of the House Armed Services Committee, and Adam Smith, Ranking Member of the House Armed Services Committee - COLA for Military retirees
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Tribes
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Veterans
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