Joint Hearing of the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs of the U.S. Senate and the Committee on Veterans’ Affairs of the U.S. House of Representatives at 1:00 p.m. CDT.
Miller Congratulates Michaud
WASHINGTON, D.C.—Today, Rep. Jeff Miller, Chairman of the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs, issued the following statement on the appointment of Rep. Michael Michaud as the Ranking Member of the Committee:
“I heartily congratulate Mike on becoming the Ranking Member of the Committee. Mike has been an invaluable member and colleague, serving in a variety of positions over the past 10 years, including most recently as the Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Health.
“Mike has been a vocal advocate for America’s veterans and their families, and has been instrumental in the passage of several pieces of major legislation to uphold benefits earned through service to our nation. Mike has also been a leader, ensuring the Department of Veterans Affairs provides the best healthcare available. I look forward to working with Mike to address the major issues facing our veterans today, and ensuring the bipartisanship of the Committee continues in the 113th Congress.”
The 113th Full Committee is expected to be announced in the next two weeks.