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Lisa Murkowski's Public Statements on Issue: Health and Health Care

Full Name: Lisa A. Murkowski
Office: U.S. Senate (AK) - Sr, Republican
First Appointed: 12/20/2002
Last Elected: 11/02/2010
Next Election: 2016
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: Verne Martell; 2 Children: Nicolas, Matthew
Birth Date: 05/22/1957
Birth Place: Ketchikan, AK
Home City: Anchorage, AK
Religion: Catholic
Date Title
Issue Position: Veterans
Issue Position: Alaska Natives
Issue Position: Health Care
Issue Position: Health Care
Aug. 5, 2014 Senator Murkowski E-Newsletter for the Week of August 5, 2014
Aug. 1, 2014 Murkowski Votes for VA Reform Bill, Calls It a "First Step"
Aug. 1, 2014 Murkowski Announces Results of Interior Funding Negotiations, Funding Bill to Strengthen Alaska's Tribes, Lands and Parks
July 29, 2014 Murkowski Votes to Confirm New VA Secretary
July 18, 2014 Murkowski Locks in Funding to Combat Military ALS
July 18, 2014 Murkowski Criticizes Latest Health Care Move
June 27, 2014 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services - Medicare Part D Policy
June 18, 2014 Letter to Richard Griffin, Acting Inspector General - Investigation of Alaska VA Healthcare System
June 16, 2014 Murkowski Welcomes New FDA Recommendation: Eat More Fish
June 12, 2014 Murkowski Recognized As Leader Against Surging Obesity Crisis
June 9, 2014 Murkowski Responds to VA Audit's Alaska Findings
May 22, 2014 Murkowski Committee Efforts Aid Alaska's Veterans
May 21, 2014 Murkowski Bill Steps Up Efforts to Protect Military Families
May 20, 2014 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
May 16, 2014 Murkowski Promotes Women's Health Through Senate Resolution
May 14, 2014 Senator Seeks to Allow Laos Allies Burial Rights in National Cemeteries
May 14, 2014 Letter to Eric Shinseki, Secretary of Veterans' Affairs - Healthcare to Alaska Veterans
May 8, 2014 Murkowski Joins Walsh to Fight Veteran Suicide Epidemic
May 8, 2014 Senator Says Employer Mandate Having "Chilling Effect" on First Responder, Firefighter Hours
May 5, 2014 Senator Seeking to Ensure Women, Minorities Fairly Represented in Medical Trials
April 30, 2014 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner of Food and Drug Administration - Protect Women's Health in Medical Trials
April 24, 2014 Murkowski Welcomes IHS Payment to Alaska Native Healthcare Provider
April 1, 2014 Murkowski Seeks to Empower Medical Volunteers During Disasters
Feb. 18, 2014 Murkowski Success Finalized on Alaska Native Care, Hundreds of Jobs Statewide
Feb. 4, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Reverse Interior Decision on King Cove
Jan. 22, 2014 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administraation - FDA's Proposed Change to Generic Drug Labeling Policy
Jan. 13, 2014 Murkowski's Appropriations Leadership Promotes Alaska's Fish, Forests and Public Safety
Jan. 13, 2014 Murkowski's Approps Work Wins Alaska Health Care Jobs, Reverses Administration's Shortchanging of Alaska Natives
Jan. 9, 2014 Nomination of Robert Leon Wilkins to be United States Circuit Judge for the District of Columbia Circuit
Dec. 20, 2013 Delegation Land Transfer Passes Congress, Benefitting Native Health Efforts
Dec. 13, 2013 Murkowski Helps Bring State of the Art Cancer Technology to Alaska
Dec. 13, 2013 Murkowski Helps Bring State of the Art Cancer Technology to Alaska
Nov. 22, 2013 Murkowski Proposes Alaska-Focused Amendments in Defense Bill
Nov. 17, 2013 E-Newsletter for Week of November 17, 2013
Nov. 15, 2013 Murkowski Bill Would Arm Soldiers With Information on Strain, Stress
Nov. 14, 2013 Murkowski "Incredulous" at Indian Health Service's Failure to Fully Fund Native Health Clinic Contracts
Nov. 12, 2013 Letter to Senators Patty Murray and Jeff Sessions and Representatives Paul Ryan and Chris Van Hollen - Equal Treatment for Indian Health Service and VA
Oct. 16, 2013 Indian Health Service Funding
Oct. 10, 2013 Alaska Delegation: Shutdown Proves Need to Forward Fund Indian Health Service
Sept. 19, 2013 Wyden, Murkowski Applaud Senate's Passage of Helium Legislation
Sept. 18, 2013 Murkowski Fights Health Care Bill's Potential Security Breaches
Sept. 16, 2013 Murkowski: Obama Administration "Rewriting History," Shortchanging Native Health Funding Needs
June 27, 2013 Murkowski Efforts for Healthier School Foods to be Implemented Nationwide
June 19, 2013 Carper, Murkowski, Cassidy, Kind Introduce Bill to Help Reduce Obesity
June 18, 2013 Anti-Obesity "Champion" Murkowski Targeting America's Obesity Crisis
June 4, 2013 Senators Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Create Prescription Drug Take-Back System for Vets
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