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Braley Skipped VA Hearing Regarding Backlogged Disability Claims

Congressman Skipped 78 Percent Of His VA Committee Hearings DES MOINES – With the Cedar Rapids Gazette reporting that liberal Washington Congressman Bruce Braley skipped 78 percent of his full committee hearings while on the House Veterans Affairs Committee, the Republican Party of Iowa is reminding veterans that his absence included an important hearing that examined the backlog of disability claims within the agency. “Washington liberal Bruce Braley had the chance to pro-actively address the backlog of disability claims within the VA but decided to skip the hearing,” said Iowa Republican Party spokesman Jahan Wilcox.  “With an ...

With Ernst On Duty, Braley Skipped 74% Of His VA Hearings

DES MOINES – With Joni Ernst fulfilling her obligations with the Iowa Army National Guard by leading her battalion through their annual two-week training program, the Republican Party of Iowa is reminding voters that Washington liberal Congressman Bruce Braley skipped 74 percent of his Veterans’ Affairs Committee hearings.  Braley’s absence is remarkable, given that before he landed his post on the VA committee, then-Senator Barack Obama railed against the problems within the Veterans’ Affairs Department. “It’s sickening to know that Bruce Braley knew about the bureaucracy within the VA, landed a coveted spot on the Veterans’ ...

While Joni Ernst Trains With The Iowa Army National Guard, Iowans Are Reminded That Bruce Braley Skipped 74% Of His VA Hearings

Des Moines – With Lt. Colonel Joni Ernst in the midst of her two-week training with the Iowa Army National Guard, today the Republican Party of Iowa is reminding voters that while he served on House Veterans' Affairs Committee Bruce Braley skipped 74 percent of his full committee hearings. “For Washington liberal Bruce Braley, it takes a lot of guts to tell our veterans that you’re in their corner, knowing full well that he skipped 74 percent of the full committee hearings on the Veterans Affairs Committee,” said Iowa Republican Party spokesman Jahan Wilcox.  “For Iowans and the state’s brave veterans ...