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Advocating for Veterans, Roe Votes to Pass Important Legislation for our Service Members

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Washington, March 25, 2010 | comments
WASHINGTON, DC – This week, U.S. Congressman Phil Roe, M.D. (TN-1), Member or the House Veterans’ Affairs Committee and top Republican on the Veterans’ Oversight & Investigation Committee, voted to pass six important pieces of legislation in support of our veterans.

“As a veteran and a Member of the U.S. House Veterans Affairs Committee, I am committed to ensuring our veterans receive the best care, benefits and opportunities possible,” Roe said. “I believe this legislation helps our veterans become more successful, and that is why I am proud to support it. Advocating on behalf of our service members, who so tirelessly fought for our freedom, is the duty of our nation.”

  • H.R. 4810 - End Veteran Homelessness Act of 2010
  • H.R. 1879 - National Guard Employment Protection Act of 2009
  • H.J.Res. 80 - Recognizing and honoring the Blinded Veterans Association on its 65th anniversary of representing blinded veterans and their families
  • H.R. 3976 - Helping Heroes Keep Their Homes Act of 2009
  • H.R. 4667 - Veterans' Compensation Cost-of-Living Adjustment Act of 2010
  • H.R. 4592 - To provide for the establishment of a pilot program to encourage the employment of veterans in energy-related positions

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Tags: Veterans