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Steve Israel's Public Statements on Issue: Veterans

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May 25, 2016 Letter to The Honorable Robert A. McDonald, Secretary of the United States Department of Veteran Affairs - Concerns Surrounding the Northport Veterans Affairs Medical Center
May 18, 2016 Letter to Robert McDonald, Secretary of the US Department of Veterans Affairs - Members of Long Island Congressional Delegation Call On V.A. Secretary to Address Deteriorating Conditions at Northport V.A.
March 17, 2016 After Calling for its Reform, Reps. Israel and Gibson Applaud VA Decision to Expand Requests for Grave Markers for Deceased American Veterans
Nov. 10, 2015 Rep. Israel Announced Bill to Turn "Zombie" Homes into Housing for Homeless Veterans
Nov. 4, 2015 Letter to Robert Mcdonald, Secretary of Department of Veteran's Affairs - Approve Veteran Campus Counselor at Nassau Community College
Sept. 17, 2015 Rep. Israel Announces Nearly $8 Million in Federal Grants to End Veteran Homelessness
Aug. 14, 2015 Issue Position: Veterans
June 26, 2015 After Reps. Israel and King Secure Authorization, DOD Creates Pilot Program to Study Mental Health in National Guard and Reserves
June 8, 2015 Reps. Israel and Murphy Introduce Bill to Help End Veteran Homelessness
May 25, 2015 The Hill - Honoring America's Forgotten Cold War Heroes
May 22, 2015 Rep. Israel Recognizes Memorial Day and Honors Forgotten Heroes of the Cold War
April 24, 2015 Rep. Israel Cuts Through Red Tape, Secures More Than $67K in Retroactive Benefits for Widow of Korean War Veteran
Feb. 6, 2015 Rep. Israel Calls for Easier Process to Confirm Veterans' Service After Fire Destroyed Records
Feb. 6, 2015 Letter to Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel - Easier Process to Confirm Veterans' Service After Fire Destroyed Records
Nov. 9, 2014 CNN "State of the Union with Candy Crowley" - Transcript: Congressional Agenda Post 2014 Election
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
July 22, 2014 Rep. Israel, County Executives Bellone and Mangano Host Veterans Hiring Pledge Signing
June 13, 2014 Newsday- Lawmakers: Northport VA Wait-Time Discrepancies Should Be Explained
May 29, 2014 Rep. Israel Calls for Criminal Investigation into Wrongdoing at VA
May 23, 2014 Rep. Israel Calls for Passage of Bill to Ensure Veterans Receive Benefits if VA is Delayed in Processing Claims
April 22, 2014 Newsday - Op-Ed: Veterans, Soldiers Need More Mental Health Support
March 6, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Don't Leave Jobless Veterans Behind
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Veterans
Nov. 11, 2013 On Veterans Day, Rep. Israel Announces that He's Helped New York Veterans Recoup $7 Million in Benefits
July 26, 2013 Reps. Israel and Murphy Introduce Bill to Help End Veteran Homelessness
July 24, 2013 Reps. Israel and King Get Bipartisan Amendment Passed in House
July 23, 2013 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2014
June 11, 2013 Rep. Israel Announces New Legislation to Repeal Dishonorable Discharges for Gay Veteran
April 29, 2013 Rep. Israel Announces New Legislation to Help VA Address Major Claims
March 8, 2013 Letter to Secretary Shinseki - Secure Veterans' Health Records
Dec. 21, 2012 Israel-King Amendment Included in FY13 Defense Authorization Bill
Sept. 5, 2012 Steve Israel DNC Speech
June 7, 2012 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2013
May 17, 2012 Reps. Israel and King Amend Defense Authorization Bill to Improve Mental Health Treatment for National Guard and Reserves
March 30, 2012 Representative Israel, Farmingdale State College Host Veterans Resource Fair
Feb. 3, 2012 Rep. Israel's Wilderness Warriors Proposal Included in President's Putting Vets Back to Work Initiative
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Veterans
Nov. 11, 2011 Rep. Israel Announces New Legislation to Improve Mental Health Treatment for our Armed Forces
Nov. 4, 2011 Boxer, Israel, Begich & Merkley Introduce Bill to Help End Veteran Homelessness
Aug. 24, 2011 Rep. Israel Calls on Congress to Immediately Pass a Bipartisan Veterans Jobs Package
July 15, 2011 Rep. Steve Israel Announces the Introduction of Legislation to Honor Cold War Veterans
Feb. 7, 2011 Rep. Israel, Judge Kluger, Judge Leis, Northport VAMC Director Phil Moschitta Announce Suffolk County Veterans Court
Aug. 30, 2010 Reps. Israel, Bishop Host Panel to Address Post-Traumatic Stress Syndrome for Returning Service Members
Aug. 5, 2010 Rep. Israel Hosts Post-9/11 GI Bill Workshop to Help Iraq and Afghanistan War Veterans with New Education Benefits
Aug. 5, 2010 Rep. Israel, Islip Officials to Announce New Federal Funding for Veterans Facilities in Islip
July 12, 2010 Rep. Steve Israel Announces New Initiative to Enlist LI Scouts in Recording Veterans' Stories
June 17, 2010 Rep. Israel Amends Small Business Bill to Expand Assistance and Outreach to Veteran-Owned Businesses
June 16, 2010 Small Business Jobs and Credit Act of 2010
March 21, 2010 Rep. Israel Resolution Honoring Cold War Veterans Passes In The House Of Representatives
July 10, 2009 Military Construction And Veterans Affairs Appropriations Act, 2010
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