"As an officer in the Army Reserve, I know firsthand the sacrifices our veterans and current servicemembers -- along with their families -- have made to protect the liberty we all enjoy." -- Rep. Tim Griffin, 11/10/11
16 year U.S. Army Reserve veteran and currently serving as a major.
Iraq War Veteran, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Mosul, Iraq.
Assisted hundreds of veterans with their case work involving benefits they earned, including cases involving the Veterans Administration.
Hosted U.S. House of Representatives Veterans Affairs Committee Chairman Jeff Miller (R-FL) on tour of Little Rock Veterans Administration (VA) Hospital and Little Rock National Cemetery.
Leader of bipartisan freshman congressional delegation to Walter Reed Army Medical Center.
Introduced H.R. 3351, the Franchise Education for Veterans Act, allowing veterans to use their GI Bill benefits for education and training in franchise ownership.
Introduced H.R. 3350, the Veterans Travel Benefits Modernization Act, helping to alleviate the long lines many disabled veterans experience when they apply for their travel waivers.
Formed Second Congressional District Veterans Advisory Committee to advise me on veterans issues.