|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Indiana’s 2nd district
January 3, 2013
|Preceded by||Joe Donnelly|
|Member of the Indiana House of Representatives
from the 21st district
January 5, 2005 â€“ November 16, 2010
|Preceded by||Richard Mangus|
|Succeeded by||Timothy Wesco|
August 13, 1963 |
South Bend, Indiana, U.S.
|Alma mater||Liberty University
Taylor University (BA)
America is a grateful nation. We cannot allow anything or anyone to get in the way of that. The words 'veteran' and 'backlog' should never appear in the same sentence.
It is disconcerting to sit with your parent and find you're turning over your future to your government, which can't manage their money.
I hear daily from Hoosier veterans who are forced to wait months on end for their disability claims to be processed. Unfortunately, this is typical.