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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
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
May 23, 2013 Murkowski Working to Update "Eight Track Era" Chemical Protections for Alaskans
April 10, 2013 Murkowski's Bill Fighting Youth Suicide Passes Major Hurdle
March 21, 2013 Murkowski Working to Address Alaska Fisheries, Health Care in Budget Talks
March 19, 2013 Murkowski: New Alaska VA Director Has the Tools for "Outside In" Progress in Alaska
March 11, 2013 Murkowski Fights for Native Health Hiring Resources
Feb. 20, 2013 Senator Stabenow, Author of Bipartisan Mental Health Legislation, Applauds Announcement to Expand Mental Health Services
Jan. 24, 2013 Murkowski: It's "Way Past Time" for Mental Health Conversation
Sept. 21, 2012 Murkowski: Does Indian Health Service Have "Deaf Ear" with Village Built Clinics?
Aug. 14, 2012 Murkowski to Hold an "Alaskan Bottom Line of Health Care Reform" Event
July 25, 2012 Murkowski Pushes Administration for Follow Through, More Rural Doctors
July 11, 2012 Small Business Jobs and Tax Relief Act
June 14, 2012 Hearing of the Senate Appropriations Committee - Funding the Fight Against Suicide
June 4, 2012 Murkowski Committee Work Brings Alaska Natives Health Benefits
May 4, 2012 Murkowski Lauds Potential Alaska Tribal Health, VA Partnership
March 30, 2012 Alaska Senators Introduce Bill to Advance Research in Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders
March 30, 2012 Johnson, Murkowski, Begich, Inouye Introduce Bill to Advance Research in Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders
March 29, 2012 Court Challenge Marks Affordable Care Act's Second Anniversary
March 22, 2012 Indian Affairs Committee Holds Legislative Hearing on Land and Tribal Membership Bills
Feb. 29, 2012 Salazar to Murkowski: Mission is to "Bring the Whole of Government" to Alaska Native Issues
Feb. 17, 2012 Murkowski Votes To Extend Temporary Tax Cut on Alaskans' Paychecks, Other Benefits
Feb. 7, 2012 Women's Health
Jan. 6, 2012 Senator Hutchison and 35 Senate Colleagues Challenge Obama Health Care Law
Nov. 18, 2011 Senate Passes Bipartisan Legislation Enabling Millions of Medical Diagnoses
Oct. 19, 2011 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of the United States Department of Health & Human Services
Sept. 27, 2011 Murkowski Joins Six Senate Colleagues Urging Indian Health Service Improvements
Sept. 9, 2011 Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders Awareness Day
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