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John Cornyn's Public Statements on Issue: Senior Citizens

Full Name: John Cornyn
Office: U.S. Senate (TX) - Sr, Republican Assistant Minority Leader (Minority Whip)
First Elected: 11/05/2002
Last Elected: 11/04/2008
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. Senate
Primary March 4, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Sandy; 2 Children: Danley, Haley
Birth Date: 02/02/1952
Birth Place: Houston, TX
Home City: San Antonio, TX
Religion: Church of Christ
Date Title
Feb. 28, 2014 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services - Proposed Medicare Rule
Feb. 26, 2014 Health Care
Feb. 25, 2014 Comprehensive Veterans Health and Benefits and Military Retirement Pay Restoration Act of 2014 - Motion to Proceed
Feb. 25, 2014 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary Department of Health and Human Services - Obama Administration's Changes To Medicare Advantage, Prescription Drug Program Harmful To America's Seniors
Feb. 12, 2014 Cornyn Votes to Restore Benefits to Military Retirees
Dec. 20, 2013 Klobuchar, Cornyn Bipartisan Legislation to Protect Seniors from Neglect and Abuse by Guardians Passes the Judiciary Committee
Dec. 10, 2013 Nomination of Melvin L. Watt to Be Director of the Federal Housing Finance Agency - Continued
Nov. 5, 2013 Employment Non-Discrimination Act of 2013 - Motion to Proceed
Aug. 1, 2013 Letter to Kathryn Ruemmler, Counsel to the President - Obamacare Implementation
July 10, 2013 Keep Student Loans Affordable Act of 2013 - Motion to Proceed
May 22, 2013 Klobuchar, Cornyn Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Protect Seniors from Neglect and Abuse by Guardians
March 28, 2013 Sen. Toomey Advocates For Seniors On Medicare Advantage Benefits
March 22, 2013 Johnson Offers Amendments to Protect Taxpayers
Feb. 28, 2013 The Sequester
Feb. 27, 2013 Executive Session
Feb. 27, 2013 Fiscal Policy
Feb. 25, 2013 The Long-Term Debt Reduction
Jan. 31, 2013 The Economy
April 23, 2012 Cornyn Statement on Social Security and Medicare Trustees Report
Feb. 29, 2012 Cornyn Statement on House Subcommittee Vote to Repeal IPAB
June 9, 2011 Medicare
Oct. 14, 2010 Cornyn Highlights New Data Revealing Cost Increases for Seniors with Medicare Advantage
Dec. 19, 2009 Sen. Cornyn: No Back Room Deal Can Change The Fact This is a Flawed Bill
Oct. 25, 2009 NBC "Meet The Press" - Transcript
Oct. 21, 2009 Sen. Cornyn Statement On Senate Democrats' Failed Attempt To Add $300 Billion To Deficit
Oct. 8, 2009 Commending Senator Mel Martinez
Oct. 1, 2009 Democrats Object To Cornyn Amendment Protecting Physicians Serving Medicare Patients
Sept. 23, 2009 Democrats Oppose Sen. Cornyn's Amendment To Strike Medicare Commission
Sept. 16, 2009 Sen. Cornyn Statement On Partisan Finance Committee Bill
Aug. 6, 2009 Commending Senator Norm Coleman
May 12, 2009 Sen. Cornyn: Reckless Spending Further Endangers Medicare & Social Security
May 5, 2009 Cornyn & Martinez Team Up To Stop Fraud in Medicare & Medicaid
Jan. 21, 2009 Sen. Cornyn Appointed To Powerful Finance Committee; Remains On Judiciary And Budget Committees
Oct. 10, 2008 American Statesman - Noriega, Cornyn Square Off in Senate Debate
Sept. 17, 2008 Constitution Day 2008
July 28, 2008 Sen. Cornyn: Medicare Fraud Forum Highlights Need for Congressional Action to Address Waste, Fraud & Abuse
July 15, 2008 Sen. Cornyn Statement In Support Of Veto Override On Medicare Cuts
July 9, 2008 Medicare Improvement for Patients and Providers Act of 2008--Motion to Proceed
July 9, 2008 Sen. Cornyn Supports Short-Term Medicare Fix But Says Democrats Have Left Hard Work Undone
July 7, 2008 Sen. Cornyn Calls On Democratic Leadership To Address Long-Term Solution To Medicare Payment System
June 27, 2008 Cornyn: Democrats Choose Political Games Over Protecting Medicare Beneficiaries
June 19, 2008 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
June 19, 2008 Sens. Martinez and Cornyn Target Medicare Fraud
April 30, 2008 FAA Reauthorization Act of 2007--Continued
April 14, 2008 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
March 25, 2008 Sen. Cornyn: New Reports Highlight Crisis Facing Social Security & Medicare
March 22, 2008 Amarillo Globe News - Doctors Leery of Medicare
March 6, 2008 CPSC Reform Act--Resumed
March 3, 2008 The Budget
Feb. 7, 2008 Senators Target Medicare Fraud
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