Working for our Veterans and Military During the Shutdown

Senator John Cornyn
2013-10-22 12:08:52
THE LONESTAR WEEKLY Senator Cornyn�s E-Newsletter The Lonestar Weekly* *Working for our Veterans and Military During the Shutdown* � During the shutdown, Sen. Cornyn worked to reinstate death benefits for families of fallen troops.� While the Obama Administration said this law was "not necessary," Sen. Cornyn received unanimous support in the Senate to restore the halted death benefits.� During the shutdown, Sen. Cornyn continued to work for Texans and spent time with the Texas heroes who came to DC to visit their memorials.� The video below highlights some of�the time Sen. Cornyn spent with our veterans. [image = cornyn.enews.senate.gov//images/user_images/DCA Honor Flight.jpg] [link 1] Click Here to Watch the Video [link 2] News Releases* **October 21: **Cornyn: What's the Price Tag For Obamacare's Tech Surge?* [link 3]*�* *October 18: **Cornyn Voices Concerns Over DHS Nominee * [link 4] *October 12: **Cornyn: No Clean Debt Limit Increase* [link 5]* **October 11: **Cornyn: No Blank Check For President Obama* [link 6] *October 11: **Cornyn Statement Following White House Meeting* [link 7]* * October 10: Cornyn: Stop Political Games, Start Governing [link 8]�� October 10: Senate Passes Cornyn Bill to Reinstate Death Benefits for Families of Fallen Troops [link 9] October 10: Cornyn: Legislation To Restore Death Benefits To Families Of Fallen Heroes More Than �Necessary� � It�s Our Moral Obligation [link 10] *October 9: **Sen. Cornyn Statement on Yellen Nomination* [link 11] * October 9: **Cornyn: President Needs to Govern, Not Campaign Perpetually* [link 12]*� �* � ��**��* ���*� ����� * Social Media* Sen. Cornyn regularly updates his profiles with the latest news and developments from around Texas and Capitol Hill. [image = cornyn.enews.senate.gov/images/twitter.gif] [link 13]� [image = cornyn.enews.senate.gov//images/user_images/instagram-logo-icon.jpg] [link 14]�� [image = cornyn.enews.senate.gov/images/facebook.gif] [link 15]� [image = cornyn.enews.senate.gov/images/youtube.gif] [link 16]� [image = cornyn.enews.senate.gov//images/user_images/Flickr.png] [link 17] Texas Times Column* *August 28: A Celebration of Resilience in West, Texas [link 18] August 5: Texas� Very Own Royal Heir [link 19]* *July 25: Experiencing Texas� Natural Beauty [link 20] July 1: A Day to Reflect and Recommit Ourselves to America�s Founding Ideals [link 21] May 24: Honoring the Fallen in Smithville, TX [link 22] April 23: Courage and Grace in West, Texas [link 23] March 18: Honoring Montford Point Marine Calvin Curtis [link 24] February 28: A Moment Bigger Than The Game [link 25] February 20: Texas Treasure Returns to the Alamo [link 26] February 5: Honoring Members of our Greatest Generation [link 27] � ��* �

Working for our Veterans and Military During the Shutdown
 

During the shutdown, Sen. Cornyn worked to reinstate death benefits for families of fallen troops.  While the Obama Administration said this law was "not necessary," Sen. Cornyn received unanimous support in the Senate to restore the halted death benefits.  During the shutdown, Sen. Cornyn continued to work for Texans and spent time with the Texas heroes who came to DC to visit their memorials.  The video below highlights some of the time Sen. Cornyn spent with our veterans.

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Sen. Cornyn regularly updates his profiles with the latest news and developments from around Texas and Capitol Hill.

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