Mobile Menu - OpenMobile Menu - Closed

Congressman Mo Brooks

Representing the 5th District of Alabama

Veterans

News Releases

June 29, 2017 News Releases

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Mo Brooks (AL-05) Wednesday voted in favor of House Armed Services Committee passage of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for Fiscal Year 2018, clearing the way for full House consideration of the bill.  The NDAA creates America’s national security policy.  The FY18 NDAA authorizes $631.5 billion for the Department of Defense base budget and $64.6 billion for Overseas Contingency Operations, for a total of $696.1 billion, a $62 billion increase in national security funding versus FY 2017.

April 16, 2015 News Releases
Washington, D.C. – Yesterday afternoon, leaders of the U.S. House and Senate presented the Congressional Gold Medal, the highest civilian honor the United States Congress can bestow, in recognition of the Doolittle Tokyo Raiders' outstanding her
July 22, 2014 News Releases
Washington, D.C. – This morning, former U.S. Senator and U.S. Navy Rear Admiral Jeremiah Denton, was laid to rest with full military honors at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Virginia. Congressman Mo Brooks (AL-05) joined Alabama Senators
July 8, 2014 News Releases
Washington, DC – Today Congressman Mo Brooks (R-AL), joined by Congressman Bill Owens (D-NY), introduced H.R. 5023, the Veterans' Assistance to Lower Unemployment and Enhance VA Services Act (VALUES Act). This bipartisan bill requires the Depart
June 10, 2014 News Releases
Washington, DC – The House today passed H.R. 4810, the Veteran Access to Care Act of 2014, by a 426-0 vote. This legislation directs the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to enter into contracts with non-VA facilities to provide care to veterans who ha

In the News

July 15, 2014 In the News
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WAAY) – Alabama representative, Mo Brooks-(R) and a New York representative, Bill Owens- (D) have introduced a new bill that could increase a veterans chance of being hired by the Veterans Administration.
July 8, 2014 In the News
A new bill from Rep. Mo Brooks would give former service personnel preference in when seeking a healthcare job with the Department of Veterans Affairs.
June 13, 2014 In the News
HUNTSVILLE, AL (WAFF) -Several North Alabama veterans watched the President speak, and attended a Flag Day ceremony at Athens State University. Many of them said they were closely following what was unfolding in Iraq.
June 3, 2014 In the News
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WAAY) - A Madison World War II Veteran is in Atlanta to finally receive his passport.
April 28, 2014 In the News
HUNTSVILLE, Alabama - Just over a year from now, Huntsville will have a VA clinic that matches its reputation as a magnet for military veterans.