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Cheri Bustos' Public Statements on Issue: Health and Health Care

Full Name: Cheri Bustos
Office: U.S. House (IL) - District 17, Democratic
First Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 17
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary March 18, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: Gerry; 3 Children: Tony, Nick, Joey
Birth Date: 10/17/1961
Birth Place: Springfield, IL
Religion: Catholic
Date Title
April 3, 2014 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services - Keep Medicare Advantage Rates Flat
April 2, 2014 Letter to Rodney Frelinghuysen, Chairman, and Peter Visclosky, Ranking Member, of the House Subcommittee on Defense of the Appropriations Committee - Prostate Cancer
March 27, 2014 Letter to President Barack Obama - Pediatric Acquired Brain Injury Plan
March 27, 2014 DeGette Joins Reps. Esty, Schakowsky, Bustos, Ruiz, and Bishop In Introducing Legislation to Protect Children From E-Cigarettes
March 17, 2014 Letter to Rodney Frelinghuysen, John Culberson, Pete Visclosky, Sanford Bishop - Increase Funding for Military and Veteran Suicide Prevention and Outreach Programs
March 13, 2014 Bustos, Braley Introduce "Taylor Morris Act' to Ease Financial Burden for America's Most Severely Injured Veterans
Nov. 22, 2013 Letter to House Speak Boehner and House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi - Reps. Flores, Maffei Lead Bipartisan Effort to Pass Long-Term Fix to Medicare Sustainable Growth Rate
Nov. 20, 2013 Letter to Co-Chairs Patty Murray and Paul Ryan, Fiscal Year 2014 Budget Conference Committee - Protect Social Security and Medicare
Oct. 28, 2013 Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Continues Fight To Cut Down On Unacceptable VA Claims Backlog
July 30, 2013 Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Pledges To Continue To Protect & Preserve Medicare For Middle Class On 48th Anniversary
June 28, 2012 Bustos Statement on Supreme Court Ruling on Affordable Care Act
Jan. 1, 2013 Issue Position: Veterans and Armed Forces
Jan. 1, 2013 Issue Position: Veterans & Armed Forces
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Affordable Health Care
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Medicare/ Social Security
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