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Dec. 13, 2017 Letter to the Hon. James Mattis, Secretary of Defense - Release Contracts Between For-Profit Colleges & Military Installations Sen. Richard Durbin Washington, DC
Dec. 8, 2017 Letter to the Hon. David Shulkin, Secretary of Veterans Affairs - Nationwide Review of VA Providers Sen. Tammy Duckworth Washington, DC
Dec. 8, 2017 Letter to the Hon. David Shulkin, Secretary of Veterans Affairs - Nationwide Review of VA Providers Sen. Richard Durbin Washington, DC
Nov. 21, 2017 Letter to the Hon. James Mattis, Secretary of Defense - Carper, Colleagues Conduct Oversight to Protect Servicemembers and Student Veterans Sen. Richard Durbin Washington, DC
Nov. 21, 2017 Letter to the Hon. David Shulkin, Secretary of Veterans Affairs - Carper, Colleagues Conduct Oversight to Protect Servicemembers and Student Veterans Sen. Richard Durbin Washington, DC
Nov. 17, 2017 Letter to the Hon. Maureen Ohlhausen, Chairwoman Federal Trade Commission - Senators Urge the FTC to Strengthen Penalties Against Media Company that Misled Veterans About Educational Opportunities Sen. Richard Durbin Washington, DC
Nov. 16, 2017 Letter to the Hon. David Shulkin, Secretary of Veterans Affairs - Rep. Takano and Members of Congressional Hispanic Caucus, House Veterans Committee Demand Support for Deported Veterans Rep. Luis Gutiérrez Washington, DC
Nov. 16, 2017 Letter to the Hon. David Shulkin, Secretary of Veterans Affairs - Rep. Takano and Members of Congressional Hispanic Caucus, House Veterans Committee Demand Support for Deported Veterans Rep. Janice Schakowsky Washington, DC
Nov. 13, 2017 Tweet - I introduced legislation to make the VA smoke-free and protect our veterans from the deadly effects of tobacco use & secondhand smoke: http://bit.ly/2zTDLGk Sen. Richard Durbin Unknown
Nov. 13, 2017 Durbin Introduces Legislation To Make The VA Smoke-Free Sen. Richard Durbin Washington, DC
Nov. 9, 2017 Bost, Lawson Focus on Veterans' Hiring in Agriculture Rep. Michael Bost Washington, DC
Nov. 9, 2017 Lawson, Bost Focus on Veterans' Hiring in Agriculture Rep. Michael Bost Washington, DC
Nov. 9, 2017 Durbin, Senators Reintroduce Military And Veterans Education Protection Act With Groundbreaking Support From Veterans Service Organizations Sen. Richard Durbin Washington, DC
Nov. 1, 2017 Letter to the Hon. David Shulkin, Secretary of Veterans Affairs - Senator Murray Keeps Up Pressure on VA Secretary Shulkin to Uphold Protections Against For-Profit College Corruption Following Decision to Back Down From Blanket Ethics Waiver Sen. Richard Durbin Washington, DC
Oct. 26, 2017 Bost Bill To Provide Cost-Of-Living Adjustment To Veterans Passes Senate Rep. Michael Bost Washington, DC
Oct. 24, 2017 Durbin Presses VA Secretary To Protect Veterans From Predatory For-Profit Colleges Sen. Richard Durbin Washington, DC
Oct. 24, 2017 Durbin Meets With VA Secretary, Continues To Press For Reforms At Marion VA Sen. Richard Durbin Washington, DC
Oct. 11, 2017 Letter to the Hon. John McCain, Chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, the Hon. Jack Reed, Ranking Member, the Hon. Mac Thornberry, Chairman of the House Armed Services Committee, the Hon. Adam Smith, Ranking Member - Assist Deported Veterans Rep. Luis Gutiérrez Washington, DC
Oct. 10, 2017 Durbin Visits Marion VA, Receives Update On Ongoing Investigation Sen. Richard Durbin Marion, IL
Oct. 10, 2017 Kinzinger & McNerney Fight for Veterans with Broadband Bill Rep. Adam Kinzinger Washington, DC
Sept. 18, 2017 Duckworth Amendment to Help Prevent Troops from Going Hungry Passes Senate as Part of NDAA You are here Sen. Tammy Duckworth Washington, DC
Sept. 15, 2017 Duckworth Welcomes Servicemembers and Veterans as New Citizens at Naturalization Ceremony Sen. Tammy Duckworth Washington, DC
Aug. 23, 2017 Roe, Bost Thank President Trump for Signing Appeals Reform Rep. Michael Bost Washington, DC
Aug. 23, 2017 Bost Bill to Overhaul VA Appeals Signed into Law Rep. Michael Bost Washington, DC
Aug. 11, 2017 Bost Bill to Overhaul VA Appeals Process Passes House, Heads to President's Desk Rep. Michael Bost Washington, DC
Aug. 4, 2017 Duckworth Offers Comprehensive Package of Bills to Protect Veterans and Servicemembers from Unfair Treatment Sen. Tammy Duckworth Washington, DC
Aug. 2, 2017 Durbin, Duckworth Urge VA Secretary To Look Into Mismanagement At Marion VA Sen. Tammy Duckworth Washington, DC
Aug. 2, 2017 Durbin, Duckworth Urge VA Secretary To Look Into Mismanagement At Marion VA Sen. Richard Durbin Washington, DC
Aug. 2, 2017 Letter to the Hon. David Shulkin, Secretary of Veterans Affairs - Blue Water Navy Vietnam Veteran' Claims Rep. Danny Davis Washington, DC
Aug. 2, 2017 Bost Bill to Overhaul VA Appeals Process Passes Senate Rep. Michael Bost Washington, DC
July 28, 2017 Lipinski Introduces Bill to Help Veterans Get Jobs by Entering Apprenticeship and Certification Programs Rep. Daniel Lipinski Unknown
July 24, 2017 Durbin, Duckworth Introduce Servicemember Student Loan Affordability Act Sen. Tammy Duckworth Washington, DC
July 24, 2017 Durbin, Duckworth Introduce Servicemember Student Loan Affordability Act Sen. Richard Durbin Washington, DC
July 20, 2017 Duckworth Helps Introduce Expansion of G.I. Bill Benefits Sen. Tammy Duckworth Washington, DC
July 19, 2017 Duckworth Meets with All Chicago Making Homelessness History to Discuss Veteran Homelessness Sen. Tammy Duckworth Washington, DC
July 10, 2017 Letter to the Hon. David Shulkin, Secretary of Veterans Affairs - Delayed Veterans Choice Program Payments and Adverse Credit Actions Harming America's Heroes Rep. Randall Hultgren Washington, DC
July 10, 2017 Letter to the Hon. David Shulkin, Secretary of Veterans Affairs - Delayed Veterans Choice Program Payments and Adverse Credit Actions Harming America's Heroes Rep. Daniel Lipinski Washington, DC
July 10, 2017 Letter to the Hon. David Shulkin, Secretary of Veterans Affairs - Delayed Veterans Choice Program Payments and Adverse Credit Actions Harming America's Heroes Rep. Robin Kelly Washington, DC
July 5, 2017 Durbin, Bipartisan Senators Introduce Bill To Protect Veterans' Education Benefits Sen. Richard Durbin Springfield, IL
June 30, 2017 Bipartisan Group of Senators Introduces Bill to Protect Veterans' Education Benefits Sen. Richard Durbin Washington, D.C.
June 28, 2017 Durbin, Murphy Bill Will Meet Demand For High Quality Prosthetic Care For Veterans Sen. Richard Durbin Washington, DC
June 28, 2017 Rush Cosponsors the Deborah Sampson Act to Support Women Veterans Rep. Bobby Rush Washington, DC
June 28, 2017 Letter to the Hon. David Shulkin, Secretary of Veterans Affairs - Fix VA Late Payments Rep. Michael Bost Washington, DC
June 22, 2017 Warren, Cornyn, Duckworth and Tillis Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Help Veterans Transition to Civilian Truck Driving Jobs Sen. Tammy Duckworth Washington, DC
June 20, 2017 Duckworth Reiterates Call for Expanded Veteran Support at Caregiver Panel on Capitol Hill Sen. Tammy Duckworth Washington, DC
June 19, 2017 Durbin, Rounds Introduce Bipartisan Bill To Help Families Of Wounded Warriors Sen. Richard Durbin Washington, DC
June 13, 2017 House Vote Sends VA Accountability Bill to President Trump Rep. John Shimkus Washington, DC
June 13, 2017 House Sends VA Reform Bill to Presidents' Desk Rep. Rodney Davis Washington, DC
June 13, 2017 Bost Votes to Improve Accountability at VA Rep. Michael Bost Washington, DC
June 7, 2017 Duckworth Applauds Passage of VA Accountability & Whistleblower Protection Act Sen. Tammy Duckworth Washington, DC
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 Sen. Tammy Duckworth Washington, DC
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 Sen. Richard Durbin Washington, DC
May 30, 2017 Duckworth Discusses Veteran Healthcare Programs with Leaders at Rush University Medical Center Sen. Tammy Duckworth Chicago, IL
May 30, 2017 Duckworth Pays Tribute to Fallen Servicemembers at Camp Butler on Memorial Day Sen. Tammy Duckworth Springfield, IL
May 30, 2017 Duckworth, Collins & Blumenthal Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Make Preventive Healthcare More Affordable for Veterans Sen. Tammy Duckworth Washington, DC
May 28, 2017 Schakowsky statement in honor of Memorial Day Rep. Janice Schakowsky Unknown
May 26, 2017 Letter to President Donald Trump, Director Mick Mulvaney, Office of Management and Budget - America's Veterans Deserve Better Than Trump Budget Sen. Tammy Duckworth Chicago, IL
May 26, 2017 Bergman: Veteran Suicide and Opioid Addiction Must End Rep. Michael Bost Washington, DC
May 26, 2017 Moulton Introduces "Veteran Overmedication Prevention Act of 2017' Rep. Michael Bost Washington, DC
May 26, 2017 Honoring Our Fallen This Memorial Day Rep. Rodney Davis Washington, DC
May 26, 2017 Lipinski Introduces Purple Heart Heroes Act Rep. Daniel Lipinski Unknown
May 25, 2017 Young Joins Bipartisan Effort in Congress to Protect Veterans Credit Ratings Rep. Randall Hultgren Washington, DC
May 25, 2017 Rep. Schneider Introduces Bipartisan Bill to Turn Abandoned Properties into Housing for Homeless Veterans Rep. Brad Schneider Unknown
May 25, 2017 Hultgren, Delaney, Sinema, Walorski File Bipartisan Bill to Protect Veterans Credit Ratings Rep. Randall Hultgren Washington, DC
May 23, 2017 House Passes Legislation to Modernize VA Appeals Process Rep. Michael Bost Washington, DC
May 18, 2017 Blumenthal, Duckworth, Collins Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Make Preventative Healthcare More Affordable for Veterans Sen. Tammy Duckworth Washington, DC
May 16, 2017 Davis Has Second Highest Bipartisan Score Among Illinois Delegation Rep. Rodney Davis Washington, DC
May 12, 2017 Duckworth Addresses Cadets at Northern Illinois University's ROTC Commissioning Ceremony Sen. Tammy Duckworth Dekalb, IL
May 9, 2017 Duckworth, Tester, Nelson & Blumenthal Highlight Trumpcare's Devastating Tax Hikes on Millions of Veterans Sen. Tammy Duckworth Washington, DC
May 9, 2017 Duckworth, Cochran, Hirono Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Recognize Service and Sacrifice of Chinese-American Veterans During WWII Sen. Tammy Duckworth Washington, DC
May 8, 2017 Congressman Kinzinger Announces Congressional Veteran Commendation Program Rep. Adam Kinzinger Washington, DC
May 4, 2017 Duckworth Criticizes GOP Healthcare Plan's Devastating Tax Hike on Millions of Veterans Sen. Tammy Duckworth Washington, DC
May 3, 2017 Letter to the Honorable Jerry Moran and Brian Schatz - Chairman and Ranking Member of Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies - Funding for VA State Home Construction Grant Program Sen. Richard Durbin Washington, DC
May 2, 2017 Isakson, Blumenthal Announce Bill to Modernize VA Appeals Process Rep. Michael Bost Washington, DC
May 2, 2017 Bost, Esty Lead Introduction of Bipartisan, Bicameral Appeals Modernization Legislation Rep. Michael Bost Washington, DC
April 18, 2017 Davis, Bost Present Bronze Star to Metro East Veteran Rep. Rodney Davis Collinsville, IL
April 18, 2017 Davis, Bost Present Bronze Star to Metro East Veteran Rep. Michael Bost Collinsville, IL
April 18, 2017 Bost, Davis Present Vietnam War Hero with Bronze Star Rep. Michael Bost Washington, DC
April 7, 2017 Duckworth Meets with VA Secretary Shulkin, Highlights Need to Protect Veteran Access to Health Care Sen. Tammy Duckworth Washington, DC
April 5, 2017 Bost Applauds House Passage of Veterans Bill Rep. Michael Bost Washington, DC
April 5, 2017 Chairman Bost Convenes Hearing on Veteran Benefits Legislation Rep. Michael Bost Washington, DC
April 4, 2017 Reps. Schneider, Murphy, and Deutch Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Help Homeless Veterans Rep. Brad Schneider Unknown
March 30, 2017 Letter to the Hon.Charlie Dent, Chairman of the Subcommittee on Military Construction, Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies, and the Hon. Debbie Wasserman Schultz, Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Military Construction, Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies - Federal Funding for Veteran Suicide Prevention Rep. Daniel Lipinski Washington, DC
March 30, 2017 Letter to the Hon.Charlie Dent, Chairman of the Subcommittee on Military Construction, Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies, and the Hon. Debbie Wasserman Schultz, Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Military Construction, Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies - Federal Funding for Veteran Suicide Prevention Rep. Janice Schakowsky Washington, DC
March 30, 2017 Letter to the Hon.Charlie Dent, Chairman of the Subcommittee on Military Construction, Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies, and the Hon. Debbie Wasserman Schultz, Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Military Construction, Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies - Federal Funding for Veteran Suicide Prevention Rep. Danny Davis Washington, DC
March 30, 2017 Letter to the Hon.Charlie Dent, Chairman of the Subcommittee on Military Construction, Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies, and the Hon. Debbie Wasserman Schultz, Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Military Construction, Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies - Federal Funding for Veteran Suicide Prevention Rep. Robin Kelly Washington, DC
March 30, 2017 Letter to the Hon.Charlie Dent, Chairman of the Subcommittee on Military Construction, Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies, and the Hon. Debbie Wasserman Schultz, Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Military Construction, Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies - Federal Funding for Veteran Suicide Prevention Rep. Brad Schneider Washington, DC
March 30, 2017 Letter to the Hon.Charlie Dent, Chairman of the Subcommittee on Military Construction, Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies, and the Hon. Debbie Wasserman Schultz, Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Military Construction, Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies - Federal Funding for Veteran Suicide Prevention Rep. Mike Quigley Washington, DC
March 30, 2017 Letter to the Hon.Charlie Dent, Chairman of the Subcommittee on Military Construction, Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies, and the Hon. Debbie Wasserman Schultz, Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Military Construction, Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies - Federal Funding for Veteran Suicide Prevention Rep. Bobby Rush Washington, DC
March 30, 2017 Letter to the Hon.Charlie Dent, Chairman of the Subcommittee on Military Construction, Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies, and the Hon. Debbie Wasserman Schultz, Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Military Construction, Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies - Federal Funding for Veteran Suicide Prevention Rep. Michael Bost Washington, DC
March 29, 2017 Duckworth: Trump Again Puts Veterans on Chopping Block, Threatens to Increase Veteran Homelessness Sen. Tammy Duckworth Washington, DC
March 27, 2017 Duckworth Addresses Service Year Action Summit, Highlights Importance of National Service Sen. Tammy Duckworth Washington, DC
March 23, 2017 Kuster Joins Duckworth, Veterans in Congress to Criticize Trumpcare's Devastating Tax Hike on Millions of Veterans Sen. Tammy Duckworth Washington, DC
March 17, 2017 Bost Legislation to Restore Certainty in VA Leadership Passes House Rep. Michael Bost Washington, DC
March 17, 2017 Raja Calls For Congress To Pass Legislation To Help Hire More Veterans And Improve Staffing At VA Facilities Rep. S. Krishnamoorthi Washington, DC
March 2, 2017 Bost, Esty Introduce Bills To Provide Cost-Of-Living Adjustment To Veterans Rep. Michael Bost Washington, DC
March 2, 2017 Department Of Defense Fiscal Year 2017 Appropriations Bill Sen. Richard Durbin Washington, DC
Feb. 21, 2017 Hultgren to Join Veterans Forum at Geneva American Legion Rep. Randall Hultgren Washington, DC
Feb. 17, 2017 High Number of Long-Term VA Management Vacancies is Ridiculous Rep. Michael Bost Washington, DC
Feb. 17, 2017 Gabbard Backs Bill to Restore Certainty in VA Leadership Rep. Michael Bost Washington, DC
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