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  • Latest Action: Jun 05, 2012 Received in the Senate. Read twice. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 421.

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  • This bill's most-recent vote occurred on May 31, 2012, with a roll call of 407 ayes, 12 nays, and 12 not voting.

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    • Defense Legislation: Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, and ... - July 13, 2012 by Alerts - Funding for the VA between FY2012 and FY2013 in the Administration request, H.R. 5854, and S. 3215, reflects increases for mandatory veterans' benefits and health care. The largest percentage increases between FY2012 ...

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      As noted by Alerts on July 13, 2012, "Funding for the VA between FY2012 and FY2013 in the Administration request, H.R. 5854, and S. 3215, reflects increases for mandatory veterans' benefits and health care. The largest percentage increases between FY2012 ..." (/url?q=http://defense-legislation.blogspot.com/2012/07/military-construction-veterans-affairs.html&sa=U&ei=_0wFUK6_FaWC2wWO8PHGBQ&ved=0CD8QmAEwBw&usg=AFQjCNFMddZgNxjlRzG6yPzm0KRt634eTA)
    • Defense Legislation: Veterans' Medical Care: FY2013 Appropriations - July 04, 2012 by Alerts - On May 31, 2012, the House passed its version of the MILCON-VA Appropriations bill for FY2013. The MILCON-VA Appropriations bill for FY2013 (H.R. 5854; H.Rept. 112-491) provides a total of $135.4 billion for the VA and, ...

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      As noted by Alerts on July 04, 2012, "On May 31, 2012, the House passed its version of the MILCON-VA Appropriations bill for FY2013. The MILCON-VA Appropriations bill for FY2013 (H.R. 5854; H.Rept. 112-491) provides a total of $135.4 billion for the VA and, ..." (/url?q=http://defense-legislation.blogspot.com/2012/07/veterans-medical-care-fy2013.html&sa=U&ei=Cx34T8q1BqjA2gX27YjRBg&ved=0CEIQmAEwCA&usg=AFQjCNEya4KzmtEXEE56t83NSG_7MKcVRQ)
    • Defense Legislation: Veterans' Medical Care: FY2013 Appropriations - July 04, 2012 by Alerts - On May 31, 2012, the House passed its version of the MILCON-VA Appropriations bill for FY2013. The MILCON-VA Appropriations bill for FY2013 (H.R. 5854; H.Rept. 112-491) provides a total of $135.4 billion for the VA and, ...

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      As noted by Alerts on July 04, 2012, "On May 31, 2012, the House passed its version of the MILCON-VA Appropriations bill for FY2013. The MILCON-VA Appropriations bill for FY2013 (H.R. 5854; H.Rept. 112-491) provides a total of $135.4 billion for the VA and, ..." (/url?q=http://defense-legislation.blogspot.com/2012/07/veterans-medical-care-fy2013.html&sa=U&ei=b3b1T8zWMKns2gXfhZD5Bg&ved=0CDEQmAEwBA&usg=AFQjCNFYd8BmCdvF47aPl5f_C-cggd02SQ)

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    • Rehberg turns his back on veterans who need help - June 10, 2012 by Billings Gazette - Editor's note: Rehberg voted for final approval of the VA appropriations bill (HR5854) after he and other Republicans voted against the research spending amendment.

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      As noted by Billings Gazette on June 10, 2012, "Editor's note: Rehberg voted for final approval of the VA appropriations bill (HR5854) after he and other Republicans voted against the research spending amendment." (http://billingsgazette.com/news/opinion/mailbag/rehberg-turns-his-back-on-veterans-who-need-help/article_5fecf427-457e-5f92-bee2-f167ba221869.html)
    • Rehberg turns his back on veterans who need help - June 09, 2012 by Billings Gazette - Editor's note: Rehberg voted for final approval of the VA appropriations bill (HR5854) after he and other Republicans voted against the research spending amendment.

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      As noted by Billings Gazette on June 09, 2012, "Editor's note: Rehberg voted for final approval of the VA appropriations bill (HR5854) after he and other Republicans voted against the research spending amendment." (http://billingsgazette.com/article_5fecf427-457e-5f92-bee2-f167ba221869.html)
    • Runyan Statement On Inclusion Of Suicide Prevention Funding In Appropriations Bill - June 05, 2012 by PolitickerNJ.com - Washington, D.C. – Congressman Jon Runyan (R-NJ) released the following statement regarding the passage of H.R. 5854, the Military Construction and Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Appropriations Act of 2013 (MilCon/VA). This legislation included ..

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      As noted by PolitickerNJ.com on June 05, 2012, "Washington, D.C. – Congressman Jon Runyan (R-NJ) released the following statement regarding the passage of H.R. 5854, the Military Construction and Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Appropriations Act of 2013 (MilCon/VA). This legislation included .." (http://www.politickernj.com/57415/runyan-statement-inclusion-suicide-prevention-funding-appropriations-bill)
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