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Aug. 2, 2022 Tweet - "The bipartisan PACT Act is the biggest expansion of benefits for service-connected health issues in 30 years. Millions of veterans who may have been exposed to harmful toxins will have quicker access to health care services and benefits. I look forward to signing this bill." Pres. Joe Biden
Aug. 2, 2022 Tweet - "Too many of our veterans and their families have long waited for this day. With today's passage of the PACT Act, our veterans will finally see an expansion of their health benefits and proper care for burn pit exposure. They deserve it." Kamala Harris
Aug. 2, 2022 Statement by President Joe Biden on Senate Passage of the Bipartisan PACT Act Pres. Joe Biden
July 30, 2022 Tweet - "I planned an unscheduled trip to Capitol Hill this afternoon to meet the families fighting to pass burn pits legislation. A positive COVID test got in the way, but I want to thank @SecVetAffairs for bringing pizza in my place and connecting me with the families via FaceTime." Pres. Joe Biden
June 23, 2022 Remarks by President Biden Welcoming the Wounded Warrior Project Soldier Ride Pres. Joe Biden
June 16, 2022 Statement by President Joe Biden on Bipartisan Senate Passage of the PACT Act Pres. Joe Biden
June 9, 2022 Tweet - "This week, I signed nine different bills with overwhelming bipartisan support to improve care for our veterans and honor their service and sacrifice. We must equip those that we send into harm's way and care for them and their families when they come home." Pres. Joe Biden
June 7, 2022 Remarks by President Biden at Signing of Nine Bipartisan Bills that Honor and Improve Care for Veterans Pres. Joe Biden
April 25, 2022 Statement by President Joe Biden on Keeping our Promise to Veterans Suffering from Toxic Environmental Exposures Pres. Joe Biden
April 23, 2022 Tweet - "The unemployment rate for veterans is 2.4%--tied for the lowest rate on record. There is still more work to do, but this historic progress is the result of rebuilding America's economy from the bottom up and the middle out." Pres. Joe Biden
April 21, 2022 Statement by President Biden on Veterans Unemployment Matching Historic Low Pres. Joe Biden
April 8, 2022 A Proclamation on National Former Prisoner Of War Recognition Day, 2022 Pres. Joe Biden
March 8, 2022 Remarks by President Biden on Supporting Veterans as Part of the Unity Agenda Pres. Joe Biden
March 7, 2022 Tweet - "During my State of the Union last week, I announced a new unity agenda. Four big things that all of us -- Democrats, Republicans, and Independents -- can rally around: - Beating the opioid crisis - Better mental health care - Ending cancer as we know it - Supporting our veterans" Pres. Joe Biden
Dec. 20, 2021 Tweet - "Last week, I awarded the Medal of Honor to three outstanding soldiers. Their actions embody the highest ideals of selfless service." Pres. Joe Biden
Nov. 30, 2021 Remarks by President Biden at Signing of Veterans Bills Pres. Joe Biden
Nov. 11, 2021 Remarks by President Biden at the National Veterans Day Observance Pres. Joe Biden
Sept. 26, 2021 Tweet - "The families of our fallen men and women in uniform understand the true and painful price of freedom -- coping with loss and unspeakable grief. Today, on Gold Star Mother's and Family's Day, we recognize their enduring pain and honor their resilience." Pres. Joe Biden
Sept. 9, 2021 A Proclamation on World Suicide Prevention Day, 2021 Pres. Joe Biden
Aug. 11, 2021 Readout of President Biden's Meeting with Business, University and Health Care Leaders on COVID-⁠19 Vaccination Requirements Pres. Joe Biden
July 15, 2021 A Proclamation on National Atomic Veterans Day, 2021 Pres. Joe Biden
July 4, 2021 Tweet - "This Independence Day, we honor the servicemembers who protect our nation. And we say thank you to the frontline workers--and all Americans--who are doing the work to end this pandemic." Kamala Harris
June 12, 2021 Tweet - "Throughout our nation's history, women have stepped up to serve. Today, we honor all those women veterans who have sacrificed for our democracy. #WomenVeteransDay" Kamala Harris
May 27, 2021 Congressman Tim Ryan Helps Secure Expanded VA Benefits for Veteran Disability Claims for Conditions Related to Agent Orange Exposure Denis McDonough, ...
April 28, 2021 Remarks by President Biden in Address to a Joint Session of Congress Pres. Joe Biden
April 14, 2021 Remarks by President Biden After Wreath Laying at Section 60 of Arlington National Cemetery Pres. Joe Biden
April 9, 2021 A Proclamation on National Former Prisoner of War Recognition Day, 2021 Pres. Joe Biden
March 31, 2021 A Proclamation on Month of the Military Child, 2021 Pres. Joe Biden
March 29, 2021 Tweet - "Our veterans sacrifice to protect our country. Today, on #NationalVietnamWarVeteransDay, I called U.S. Army First Sergeant (Retired) Gumersindo Gomez, to thank him for his service in Vietnam, his 20 years of service in uniform, and the work he continues to do for veterans." Kamala Harris
March 29, 2021 Tweet - "We have a sacred obligation to care for our nation's veterans and their families. The American Rescue Plan will help deliver on that obligation by ensuring access to VA health care and providing immediate economic relief." Pres. Joe Biden
March 29, 2021 Tweet - "This Vietnam War Veterans Day, and every day, we remember the brave members of our armed forces who sacrificed so much in service of our nation. We owe them and their families more than we could ever repay." Pres. Joe Biden
March 24, 2021 Tweet - "This morning, I signed the SAVE LIVES Act into law -- expanding the VA's authority and allowing them to provide COVID-19 vaccinations to all veterans, their spouses, and caregivers." Pres. Joe Biden
Feb. 9, 2021 Tweet - "The most sacred obligation our government has is to properly prepare and equip our troops when we send them into war -- and to care for them when they return home. I know @DenisMcDonough will work to fulfill that obligation every single day as our Secretary of Veterans Affairs." Pres. Joe Biden
Feb. 9, 2021 Tweet - "Congratulations to @DenisMcDonough , our new Secretary of Veterans Affairs. Secretary McDonough is a committed public servant, who will fight to give our veterans and their families the care, resources, and opportunities they deserve." Kamala Harris
Dec. 23, 2020 Haaland Slams Trump's Veto that Takes Away Support for the Troops Deb Haaland
Dec. 21, 2020 Haaland Bill To Improve Native Veterans' Health Care Benefits Awaits President's Signature Deb Haaland
Dec. 15, 2020 Tweet - ""I've given Denis a clear mission: fight like hell for our veterans and their families." -- President-elect Biden on Denis McDonough, Nominee for Secretary of Veterans Affairs" Pres. Joe Biden
Dec. 14, 2020 Democratic Women's Caucus Leadership Calls on VA Secretary Wilkie to Resign Deb Haaland
Nov. 23, 2020 Letter to National Archives and Records Administration Director Scott Levins - Palazzo Cosigns Letter Expressing Concerns Over Backlog of Veterans Records Requests Marcia Fudge, ...
Nov. 11, 2020 Tweet - "Together, as a nation, we pause to honor the service, the valor, and the commitment of all those who have worn the uniform of the Armed Forces of the United States. Those who have fought and sacrificed for our country are heroes who have earned our thanks and respect." Pres. Joe Biden, ...
Nov. 11, 2020 Tweet - "Today, we honor the service of those who have worn the uniform of the Armed Forces of the United States. To our proud veterans--I will be a commander in chief who respects your sacrifice, understands your service, and will never betray the values you fought so bravely to defend." Pres. Joe Biden
Nov. 11, 2020 Statement from President-elect Biden on Veterans Day Pres. Joe Biden
Nov. 11, 2020 Tweet - "It is our sacred obligation to care for our nation's veterans and do right by them and their families. @JoeBiden and I are committed to ensuring they get the care they need when they return home. On Veterans Day and every day, thank you to all who have defended our nation." Kamala Harris
Nov. 11, 2020 Tweet - "This Veterans Day, I feel the full weight of the honor and the responsibility that has been entrusted to me by the American people as the next president, and I vow to honor our country's sacred obligation." Pres. Joe Biden
Oct. 15, 2020 Letter to the Hon. Adam Smith, Chairman of the House Armed Services Committee, the Hon. Mac Thornberry, Ranking Member of the House Armed Services Committee, the Hon. Jim Inhofe, Chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, and the Hon. Jack Reed, Ranking Member of the Senate Armed Services Committee - Reps. Green, Lynch, and Gabbard Lead Bipartisan Fight for K2 Veterans Deb Haaland, ...
Sept. 21, 2020 Letter to the Hon. Adam Smith, Chairman of the House Armed Services Committee, the Hon. Mac Thornberry, Ranking Member of the House Armed Services Committee, the Hon. James Inhofe, Chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, and the Hon. Jack Reed, Ranking Member of the Senate Armed Services Committee - Tester Spearheads Senate Call to Ensure his Landmark Agent Orange Exposure Bill is Included in Final Annual Defense Bill Kamala Harris, ...
Sept. 4, 2020 Statement by Vice President Biden on The Atlantic Article Pres. Joe Biden
Aug. 25, 2020 Tweet - "For many of our nation's veterans and seniors, the U.S. Postal Service is their lifeline to getting their prescriptions on time. It's despicable delays could leave more than 14M people empty-handed when they need it most. Protecting the USPS can't wait." Kamala Harris
July 6, 2020 Letter to the Hon. Robert Wilkie, Secretary of the Dept. of Veterans Affairs - Tester Leads Call for Hazard Pay for VA Employees on the Front Lines of the Coronavirus Pandemic Kamala Harris, ...
May 8, 2020 Letter to Robert Wilkie, Secretary of the Department of Veterans Affairs - Van Hollen, Senators Urge VA to Prioritize Veterans' Mental Health Care Amid Pandemic Kamala Harris, ...
Date Title Politician
Aug. 2, 2022 Tweet - "The bipartisan PACT Act is the biggest expansion of benefits for service-connected health issues in 30 years. Millions of veterans who may have been exposed to harmful toxins will have quicker access to health care services and benefits. I look forward to signing this bill." Pres.Joe Biden
Aug. 2, 2022 Tweet - "Too many of our veterans and their families have long waited for this day. With today's passage of the PACT Act, our veterans will finally see an expansion of their health benefits and proper care for burn pit exposure. They deserve it." Kamala Harris
Aug. 2, 2022 Statement by President Joe Biden on Senate Passage of the Bipartisan PACT Act Pres.Joe Biden
July 30, 2022 Tweet - "I planned an unscheduled trip to Capitol Hill this afternoon to meet the families fighting to pass burn pits legislation. A positive COVID test got in the way, but I want to thank @SecVetAffairs for bringing pizza in my place and connecting me with the families via FaceTime." Pres.Joe Biden
June 23, 2022 Remarks by President Biden Welcoming the Wounded Warrior Project Soldier Ride Pres.Joe Biden
June 16, 2022 Statement by President Joe Biden on Bipartisan Senate Passage of the PACT Act Pres.Joe Biden
June 9, 2022 Tweet - "This week, I signed nine different bills with overwhelming bipartisan support to improve care for our veterans and honor their service and sacrifice. We must equip those that we send into harm's way and care for them and their families when they come home." Pres.Joe Biden
June 7, 2022 Remarks by President Biden at Signing of Nine Bipartisan Bills that Honor and Improve Care for Veterans Pres.Joe Biden
April 25, 2022 Statement by President Joe Biden on Keeping our Promise to Veterans Suffering from Toxic Environmental Exposures Pres.Joe Biden
April 23, 2022 Tweet - "The unemployment rate for veterans is 2.4%--tied for the lowest rate on record. There is still more work to do, but this historic progress is the result of rebuilding America's economy from the bottom up and the middle out." Pres.Joe Biden
April 21, 2022 Statement by President Biden on Veterans Unemployment Matching Historic Low Pres.Joe Biden
April 8, 2022 A Proclamation on National Former Prisoner Of War Recognition Day, 2022 Pres.Joe Biden
March 8, 2022 Remarks by President Biden on Supporting Veterans as Part of the Unity Agenda Pres.Joe Biden
March 7, 2022 Tweet - "During my State of the Union last week, I announced a new unity agenda. Four big things that all of us -- Democrats, Republicans, and Independents -- can rally around: - Beating the opioid crisis - Better mental health care - Ending cancer as we know it - Supporting our veterans" Pres.Joe Biden
Dec. 20, 2021 Tweet - "Last week, I awarded the Medal of Honor to three outstanding soldiers. Their actions embody the highest ideals of selfless service." Pres.Joe Biden
Nov. 30, 2021 Remarks by President Biden at Signing of Veterans Bills Pres.Joe Biden
Nov. 11, 2021 Remarks by President Biden at the National Veterans Day Observance Pres.Joe Biden
Sept. 26, 2021 Tweet - "The families of our fallen men and women in uniform understand the true and painful price of freedom -- coping with loss and unspeakable grief. Today, on Gold Star Mother's and Family's Day, we recognize their enduring pain and honor their resilience." Pres.Joe Biden
Sept. 9, 2021 A Proclamation on World Suicide Prevention Day, 2021 Pres.Joe Biden
Aug. 11, 2021 Readout of President Biden's Meeting with Business, University and Health Care Leaders on COVID-⁠19 Vaccination Requirements Pres.Joe Biden
July 15, 2021 A Proclamation on National Atomic Veterans Day, 2021 Pres.Joe Biden
July 4, 2021 Tweet - "This Independence Day, we honor the servicemembers who protect our nation. And we say thank you to the frontline workers--and all Americans--who are doing the work to end this pandemic." Kamala Harris
June 12, 2021 Tweet - "Throughout our nation's history, women have stepped up to serve. Today, we honor all those women veterans who have sacrificed for our democracy. #WomenVeteransDay" Kamala Harris
May 27, 2021 Congressman Tim Ryan Helps Secure Expanded VA Benefits for Veteran Disability Claims for Conditions Related to Agent Orange Exposure Denis McDonough, ...
April 28, 2021 Remarks by President Biden in Address to a Joint Session of Congress Pres.Joe Biden
April 14, 2021 Remarks by President Biden After Wreath Laying at Section 60 of Arlington National Cemetery Pres.Joe Biden
April 9, 2021 A Proclamation on National Former Prisoner of War Recognition Day, 2021 Pres.Joe Biden
March 31, 2021 A Proclamation on Month of the Military Child, 2021 Pres.Joe Biden
March 29, 2021 Tweet - "Our veterans sacrifice to protect our country. Today, on #NationalVietnamWarVeteransDay, I called U.S. Army First Sergeant (Retired) Gumersindo Gomez, to thank him for his service in Vietnam, his 20 years of service in uniform, and the work he continues to do for veterans." Kamala Harris
March 29, 2021 Tweet - "We have a sacred obligation to care for our nation's veterans and their families. The American Rescue Plan will help deliver on that obligation by ensuring access to VA health care and providing immediate economic relief." Pres.Joe Biden
March 29, 2021 Tweet - "This Vietnam War Veterans Day, and every day, we remember the brave members of our armed forces who sacrificed so much in service of our nation. We owe them and their families more than we could ever repay." Pres.Joe Biden
March 24, 2021 Tweet - "This morning, I signed the SAVE LIVES Act into law -- expanding the VA's authority and allowing them to provide COVID-19 vaccinations to all veterans, their spouses, and caregivers." Pres.Joe Biden
Feb. 9, 2021 Tweet - "The most sacred obligation our government has is to properly prepare and equip our troops when we send them into war -- and to care for them when they return home. I know @DenisMcDonough will work to fulfill that obligation every single day as our Secretary of Veterans Affairs." Pres.Joe Biden
Feb. 9, 2021 Tweet - "Congratulations to @DenisMcDonough , our new Secretary of Veterans Affairs. Secretary McDonough is a committed public servant, who will fight to give our veterans and their families the care, resources, and opportunities they deserve." Kamala Harris
Dec. 23, 2020 Haaland Slams Trump's Veto that Takes Away Support for the Troops Deb Haaland
Dec. 21, 2020 Haaland Bill To Improve Native Veterans' Health Care Benefits Awaits President's Signature Deb Haaland
Dec. 15, 2020 Tweet - ""I've given Denis a clear mission: fight like hell for our veterans and their families." -- President-elect Biden on Denis McDonough, Nominee for Secretary of Veterans Affairs" Pres.Joe Biden
Dec. 14, 2020 Democratic Women's Caucus Leadership Calls on VA Secretary Wilkie to Resign Deb Haaland
Nov. 23, 2020 Letter to National Archives and Records Administration Director Scott Levins - Palazzo Cosigns Letter Expressing Concerns Over Backlog of Veterans Records Requests Marcia Fudge, ...
Nov. 11, 2020 Tweet - "Together, as a nation, we pause to honor the service, the valor, and the commitment of all those who have worn the uniform of the Armed Forces of the United States. Those who have fought and sacrificed for our country are heroes who have earned our thanks and respect." Pres.Joe Biden, ...
Nov. 11, 2020 Tweet - "Today, we honor the service of those who have worn the uniform of the Armed Forces of the United States. To our proud veterans--I will be a commander in chief who respects your sacrifice, understands your service, and will never betray the values you fought so bravely to defend." Pres.Joe Biden
Nov. 11, 2020 Statement from President-elect Biden on Veterans Day Pres.Joe Biden
Nov. 11, 2020 Tweet - "It is our sacred obligation to care for our nation's veterans and do right by them and their families. @JoeBiden and I are committed to ensuring they get the care they need when they return home. On Veterans Day and every day, thank you to all who have defended our nation." Kamala Harris
Nov. 11, 2020 Tweet - "This Veterans Day, I feel the full weight of the honor and the responsibility that has been entrusted to me by the American people as the next president, and I vow to honor our country's sacred obligation." Pres.Joe Biden
Oct. 15, 2020 Letter to the Hon. Adam Smith, Chairman of the House Armed Services Committee, the Hon. Mac Thornberry, Ranking Member of the House Armed Services Committee, the Hon. Jim Inhofe, Chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, and the Hon. Jack Reed, Ranking Member of the Senate Armed Services Committee - Reps. Green, Lynch, and Gabbard Lead Bipartisan Fight for K2 Veterans Deb Haaland, ...
Sept. 21, 2020 Letter to the Hon. Adam Smith, Chairman of the House Armed Services Committee, the Hon. Mac Thornberry, Ranking Member of the House Armed Services Committee, the Hon. James Inhofe, Chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, and the Hon. Jack Reed, Ranking Member of the Senate Armed Services Committee - Tester Spearheads Senate Call to Ensure his Landmark Agent Orange Exposure Bill is Included in Final Annual Defense Bill Kamala Harris, ...
Sept. 4, 2020 Statement by Vice President Biden on The Atlantic Article Pres.Joe Biden
Aug. 25, 2020 Tweet - "For many of our nation's veterans and seniors, the U.S. Postal Service is their lifeline to getting their prescriptions on time. It's despicable delays could leave more than 14M people empty-handed when they need it most. Protecting the USPS can't wait." Kamala Harris
July 6, 2020 Letter to the Hon. Robert Wilkie, Secretary of the Dept. of Veterans Affairs - Tester Leads Call for Hazard Pay for VA Employees on the Front Lines of the Coronavirus Pandemic Kamala Harris, ...
May 8, 2020 Letter to Robert Wilkie, Secretary of the Department of Veterans Affairs - Van Hollen, Senators Urge VA to Prioritize Veterans' Mental Health Care Amid Pandemic Kamala Harris, ...
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