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Michael Coffman's Public Statements on Issue: Health and Health Care

Full Name: Michael 'Mike' Coffman
Office: U.S. House (CO) - District 6, Republican
First Elected: 11/04/2008
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Cynthia
Birth Date: 03/19/1955
Birth Place: Fort Leonard Wood, MO
Home City: Aurora, CO
Religion: Methodist
Date Title
April 11, 2014 Coffman Statement On Secretary Sebelius' Resignation
April 7, 2014 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services - Work With Colorado Claims Task Force on Measure to Eliminate Wasteful Spending
April 4, 2014 Letter to Harold Rogers, Nita Lowey, Jack Kingston, and Rosa DeLauro - Increase Funding for the National Institutes of Health
March 27, 2014 Letter to President Barack Obama - Pediatric Acquired Brain Injury Plan
March 14, 2014 Bipartisan Bill on Gulf War Health Research
Feb. 3, 2014 GI Bill Tuition Fairness Act of 2013
Feb. 3, 2014 House Approves Coffman's Infectious Disease Reporting Bill
Jan. 15, 2014 Hearing the Oversight and Investigations Subcomittee of the House Veterans' Committee - VA's Failed Oversight of Surgical Implants
Jan. 15, 2014 Coffman Examines Problems With VA's Surgical Implants
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. 13, 2013 Hearing of the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations - Analyzing Prohibited Practices and Preventable Patient Deaths at Jackson VAMC
Oct. 24, 2013 Coffman Donates Salary During Shutdown to American Red Cross of Colorado
Sept. 9, 2013 Coffman Statement on HVAC Field Hearing in Pittsburgh
Aug. 15, 2013 The Daily Caller - Congressman Slams VA Over 'Unlawful' Construction Practices
Aug. 14, 2013 The Denver Post - VA Demands Proof From Kiewit that Aurora Hospital Will Cost $1 Billion
July 30, 2013 Fox News - VA Struggles With Behind-Schedule, Over-Budget Construction Projects
July 22, 2013 The Denver Post - Builder of Colorado's VA Hospital Says Cost Exceeds $1 Billion
July 11, 2013 McCarthy Takes Action to Ensure Veterans Have Access to Timely Medical Appointments
July 10, 2013 The Denver Post - Chronic Mismanagement on the VA Hospital Projects
July 7, 2013 The Denver Post - Aurora VA Hospital Plans are $199 Million Over Budget
May 28, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - VA Disability Claims Backlog
May 7, 2013 Hearing of the House Veterans Affairs Committee Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations - VA Construction Policy: Failed Plans Result In Plans That Fail
April 25, 2013 Aurora Sentinel - Tackling Trauma: US Sen and Rep Create Task Force to Help Vets with PTSD
April 16, 2013 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Bipartisan Group in Pushing Pentagon on VA Claims Backlog
April 15, 2013 Senator Mark Udall, Rep. Mike Coffman Convene Bipartisan Joint Taskforce on Veterans Living with Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
April 3, 2013 Letter to President Obama and Department of Veterans Affairs Eric Shinseki - Overdue Documents from VA in Legionnaires' Investigation
Feb. 6, 2013 Witnesses Allege VA Complacency in Deadly Pittsburgh Legionnaires' Outbreak
July 20, 2012 Small Business Subcommittee Examines Declining Number of Small Practice Physicians and Whether ObamaCare Accelerates the Trend
July 19, 2012 Subcommittee Examines Declining Number of Small Practice Physicians and Whether ObamaCare Accelerates the Trend
July 19, 2012 Hearing of the Investigations, Oversight and Regulations Subcommittee of the House Small Business Committee - Health Care Realignment and Regulation: The Demise of Small and Solo Medical Practices?
July 11, 2012 Coffman Statement on Vote to Repeal the Affordable Care Act
July 11, 2012 CNN - Congressman Criticizes Top U.S. General Over Afghan Hospital
July 10, 2012 Accountability and Reform at the Afghan National Military Hospital
March 16, 2012 Hearing of the Investigations, Oversight and Regulations Subcommittee of the House Small Business Committee - The Health Care Reform Law: Its Present and Future Impact on Small Businesses and Job Creation
March 16, 2012 Coffman: the Health Care Law is a Lose-Lose Situation for Small Employers
Dec. 15, 2011 Hearing of the House Subcommittee on Investigations, Oversight and Regulations of the House Committee on Small Business - New Medical Loss Ratios: Increasing Health Care Value or Just Eliminating Jobs?
Oct. 26, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary, Department of Health and Human Services
Aug. 12, 2011 Coffman Statement on Court Decision Ruling Individual Mandate Unconstitutional
May 4, 2011 Coffman Statement on Votes to Repeal Health Care Slush Funds
Jan. 31, 2011 Coffman Statement on U.S. Judge's Decision to Rule ObamaCare Unconstitutional
Jan. 19, 2011 Coffman Statement on his Vote to Repeal ObamaCare
Dec. 22, 2010 Coffman Statement on James Zagroda 9/11 Health Bill
Oct. 28, 2010 CO Congressional Leaders Urge HHS to Reconsider Decision that Limits Rocky Flats Workers Eligible for Nuclear Compensation Program
April 6, 2010 Garbage In, Garbage Out -- The Real Cost Of Health Reform
March 25, 2010 Coffman Condemns Violence And Smears Of Law Abiding Citizens
March 21, 2010 Coffman: Government Takeover Not The Answer
March 16, 2010 Health Care Reform
March 11, 2010 Op-Ed: Coffman: Starting Over On Health Care
March 3, 2010 Coffman: Obama's Rhetoric Doesn't Meet Reality
Jan. 21, 2010 Coffman Reacts To Pelosi Pronouncement On Health Care Votes
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