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James Lankford's Public Statements on Issue: Health and Health Care

Full Name: James Lankford
Office: U.S. House (OK) - District 5, Republican Majority Policy Committee Chair
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. Senate
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 24, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Cindy; 2 Children: Hannah, Jordan
Birth Date: 03/04/1968
Birth Place: Dallas, TX
Home City: Edmond, OK
Religion: Baptist
Date Title
July 22, 2014 Lankford: DC Circuit Decision Affirms Congress Writes Laws, Not the Administration
June 30, 2014 Lankford: Religious Freedom Preserved in SCOTUS Hobby Lobby Decision
June 4, 2014 Letter to Sloan Gibson, Acting Secretary of Veterans Affairs - Private Sector Care for Veterans
May 30, 2014 Lankford Statement on Resignation of VA Secretary Shinseki
April 7, 2014 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator of Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services - Lankford, Coburn Seek Answers from CMS about OK Hospital "DSH' Payments
April 3, 2014 Lankford: President Finally Puts "Pen' to Good Use
Jan. 14, 2014 Right to Life
Dec. 12, 2013 Lankford Subcommittee Investigates FDA Drug Approval Challenges
July 26, 2013 Letter to Jacob Lew, Department of Treasury - ACA Tax Credits
July 17, 2013 Lankford: HHS Data Hub an Impossible Necessity
June 19, 2013 Letter to James C. Cox, Medicaid Inspector General - Lack of Cooperation & Continued Waste
Feb. 10, 2013 Politico - House GOP: No New Tax Bills
Sept. 12, 2012 Lankford Applauds Hobby Lobby Stand Against HHS
June 7, 2012 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 436, Health Care Cost Reduction Act of 2012, and Providing for Consideration of H.R. 5882, Legislation Branch Appropriations Act, 2013
April 3, 2012 Lankford Opposes President's Supreme Court Pressure for Decision
March 27, 2012 Lankford Eager for Supreme Court to Overturn Healthcare Law
Feb. 3, 2012 Lankford: The Administration Stepping on Religious Freedom "Must Not Stand"
Oct. 26, 2011 Providing for Consideration of HR 2576, Modifying Income Calculation for Health Care Programs, and Providing for Consideration of HR 674, Withholding Repeal and Job Creation Act
Sept. 15, 2011 Pompeo and Lankford Introduce Early Innovator Grant Legislation
Sept. 13, 2011 Lankford on Fox Business: We Need Low-Cost and No-Cost Economic Proposals
March 28, 2011 Lankford Joins Amicus Brief to Overturn Individual Mandate, Repeal ObamaCare
March 3, 2011 Lankford Joins House Push to Repeal 1099 Provision
Feb. 19, 2011 The Time for Spending Cuts Has Arrived
Jan. 20, 2011 Instructing Certain Committees to Report Legislation Replacing the Job-Killing Health Care Law
Jan. 20, 2011 Tulsa World - House Votes to Repeal Health-Care Reform Law
Jan. 19, 2011 House Republicans Vote to Repeal ObamaCare
Jan. 18, 2011 Budget Committee GOP: Health Care Law a Fiscal Train Wreck
Jan. 18, 2011 Repealing the Job-Killing Health Care Law Act
Sept. 24, 2010 Pledge to America...
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Health Care
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Repealing the Government Takeover of Health Care and Replacing with Patient-Oriented Solutions
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Health Care
Jan. 23, 2010 Issue Position: Health Care
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