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Jeanne Shaheen's Public Statements on Issue: Health and Health Care

Full Name: Jeanne Shaheen
Office: U.S. Senate (NH) - Sr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/04/2008
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. Senate
Primary Sept. 9, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: William (Bill); 3 Children: Stefany, Stacey, Molly
Birth Date: 01/28/1947
Birth Place: Saint Charles, MO
Home City: Madbury, NH
Religion: Protestant
Date Title
Issue Position: Lowering Health Care Costs
Issue Position: Economic Plan: A New Direction - Control Health Care Costs
July 16, 2014 Executive Session
July 16, 2014 Shaheen Statement on 'Not My Boss' Business Act' Vote
July 9, 2014 Shaheen Meets with Women's Advocates at Capitol Hill Roundtable
July 9, 2014 Shaheen Backs Legislation to Protect Women's Health Care After Hobby Lobby Decision
June 30, 2014 Shaheen Statement on Supreme Court Hobby Lobby Decision
June 27, 2014 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services - Medicare Part D Policy
June 25, 2014 Letter to Sloan Gibson, Acting Secretary of Veterans Affairs - Continue VA Audits
June 11, 2014 Bipartisan VA Bill Passes Senate with Shaheen Provisions Included
June 11, 2014 Shaheen, Ayotte: VA Reform Bill is Significant Step Toward Fixing Inequities in Care for NH Veterans
June 9, 2014 Shaheen: VA Mismanagement Report Underscores Need for Immediate Action
June 5, 2014 Shaheen, Ayotte Encouraged by Bipartisan Compromise to Fix VA System, Expand Access to Care for Veterans
June 3, 2014 Shaheen Introduces Veterans Access to Care Accountability Act
June 3, 2014 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
May 30, 2014 Shaheen Statement on Shinseki Resignation
May 29, 2014 Letter to Richard Griffin, Acting Inspector General - OIG Report Concerns
May 29, 2014 Shaheen Statement on Secretary Shinseki
May 28, 2014 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services - Regarding Lung Cancer Screenings
May 28, 2014 Shaheen Co-Sponsors Bipartisan VA Accountability Legislation
May 22, 2014 Appropriations Bill Includes Shaheen Proposals to Address Veterans Appeals Backlog
May 7, 2014 Shaheen Introduces New Legislation to Address Veterans Appeals Backlog
April 30, 2014 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner of Food and Drug Administration - Protect Women's Health in Medical Trials
April 30, 2014 Shaheen Continues Fight Against Prescription Drug Addiction in New Hampshire
April 29, 2014 Shaheen Welcomes Supreme Court Ruling on Cross-State Pollution
April 4, 2014 Shaheen: We Must Partner to Fight New Hampshire's Heroin and Prescription Drug Epidemic
March 31, 2014 Protecting Access to Medicare Act of 2014
March 27, 2014 Shaheen Statement on New Hampshire Medicaid Expansion
March 25, 2014 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services - Support State's Implementation of Program to Benefit Thousands
March 4, 2014 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner of the US Food and Drug Administration - Approve Treatments for Rare Diseases
Feb. 27, 2014 Comprehensive Veterans Health and Benefits and Military Retirement Pay Restoration Act
Feb. 6, 2014 Shaheen Statement on New Hampshire Medicaid Expansion Agreement
Jan. 21, 2014 Shaheen: We must Protect our Seniors from Scams and Fraud
Jan. 16, 2014 Shaheen, Casey Introduce Legislation to Protect Seniors from Health Care Fraud
Dec. 17, 2013 Shaheen Statement on Delbene Appointment
Dec. 16, 2013 Letter to EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy - Shaheen, Ayotte, Kuster Call on EPA to Connect All Homes Showing Water Contamination to Public Water System
Dec. 12, 2013 Senate Committee Advances Bill to Renew Special Diabetes Program Funding
Nov. 15, 2013 Letter to Senators Jeff Sessions and Patty Murray - Funding for Medical Research
Sept. 26, 2013 Shaheen Supports Effort to End Breast Cancer
Aug. 2, 2013 Letter to Secretary Kathleen Sebelius, Department of Health and Human Services - Reevaluate Discriminatory Blood Donation Policy
June 21, 2013 Letter to Gene Dodaro, Comptroller General of the United States - Accurate Medical Pricing and Quality Information
May 16, 2013 Shaheen and Collins Introduce Access to Quality Diabetes Education Act
April 10, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Veterans Affairs Eric Shinseki - Delegation Continues Push for Increased Access to VA Health Care for North Country Veterans
April 10, 2013 Ayotte, Shaheen Welcome Committee Approval of Legislation to Improve Mental Health Awareness Training
March 22, 2013 Concurrent Budget Resolution on the Budget, Fiscal Year 2014
March 14, 2013 Shaheen and Collins Introduce Legislation to Support Diabetes Prevention and Care
Jan. 25, 2013 Shaheen, Ayotte Lead Bipartisan Effort to Improve Mental Health Care and Awareness
Jan. 24, 2013 Bipartisan Coalition of Senators Introduce Mental Health First Aid Bill
Dec. 4, 2012 Shaheen Applauds Senate Passage of Critical Defense Authorization Bill
Nov. 30, 2012 National Defense Authorization Act for 2013
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