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Kathleen Sebelius' Public Statements on Issue: Drugs

Full Name: Kathleen Sebelius
Office: U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services, Democratic
First Appointed: 04/28/2009
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: Gary; 2 Children: Ned, John
Birth Date: 1948
Birth Place: Cincinnati, OH
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
July 30, 2013 Medicare Drug Premiums Remain Stable Four Years in a Row
July 29, 2013 On Eve of Medicare Anniversary, Over 6.6 Million Seniors Save Over $7 Billion on Drugs
Oct. 25, 2012 People with Medicare Save $4.8 Billion on Prescription Drugs Because of the Health Care Law
May 30, 2012 Statement from HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius on the Reauthorization of Food and Drug Administration User Fee Programs
March 19, 2012 Health Reform Helps More than 5.1 Million People with Medicare Save Over $3.2 billion
Feb. 2, 2012 Health Reform Law Saves $2.1 Billion for 3.6 Million Americans with Medicare
Dec. 15, 2011 We Can't Wait: Obama Administration Makes More Progress to Reduce, Prevent Drug Shortages
Dec. 13, 2011 Campaign to Cut Waste: Vice President Biden Announces U.S. Will Halt Production of Excess Dollar Coins and Department of Justice recovered a record $5.6 Billion in Fraud in 2011
Dec. 1, 2011 World AIDS Day UNAIDS Event
Nov. 10, 2011 2011 US Conference on AIDS
Oct. 12, 2011 Medicare Open Enrollment Begins Saturday -- Seniors Have More Benefits, Better Choices, Lower Costs
Oct. 6, 2011 More People Using Free Preventive Benefits Provided by Affordable Care Act
Aug. 4, 2011 Medicare Prescription Drug Premiums Will not Increase, More Seniors Receiving Free Preventive Care, Discounts in the Donut Hole
May 19, 2011 Secretary Sebelius, Senate Dems Reveal: Despite False Republican Claims, Extreme House Budget Would Force Seniors Currently Enrolled In Medicare To Pay More For Health Care And Prescription Drugs On Day One
March 22, 2011 Nearly 4 Million Medicare Beneficiaries Receive Help with Prescription Drug Cost Under Affordable Care Act
Jan. 21, 2011 Sebelius Announces Three Million Medicare Beneficiaries Have Received Prescription Drug Cost Relief Under the Affordable Care Act
Nov. 29, 2010 Landon Lecture
Nov. 15, 2010 Open Enrollment for 2011 Medicare Prescription Drug and Health Plans Begins Nov. 15th
Oct. 1, 2010 AARP Orlando@50+ Conference
Aug. 30, 2010 Sebelius Announces 1 Million Medicare Beneficiaries Have Received Prescription Drug Cost Relief Under the Affordable Care Act
Aug. 10, 2010 Prescription Drug Cost Relief to More Than 750,000 Medicare Beneficiaries
July 13, 2010 National HIV/AIDS Strategy Briefing
July 9, 2010 Statement from Secretary Sebelius on Reallocating $25 million for AIDS Drug Assistance
April 27, 2010 Pharmaceutical Giant Astrazeneca To Pay $520 Million
March 18, 2010 FDA Issues Final Rule Restricting Access and Marketing of Cigarettes and Smokeless Tobacco Products to Youth
March 16, 2010 HHS and CMS to Provide Additional Support to North Carolina Health Insurance Assistance Program to Help People Formerly in Fox Prescription Drug Plan
Feb. 23, 2010 More Than $1.1 Million In Grants Available For Community-based Drug Prevention Coalitions
Feb. 4, 2010 Hearing Of The House Committee On Energy And Commerce - Department Of Health And Human Services Fiscal Year 2011 Budget
Feb. 3, 2010 Hearing Of The Senate Finance Committee - The President's Fiscal Year 2011 Health Care Proposals
Feb. 1, 2010 HHS Budget Makes Smart Investments, Protects The Health And Safety Of America's Families
Oct. 21, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Homeland Security Committee - H1N1 Flu: Monitoring the Nation's Response
Oct. 6, 2009 FDA Marks 100th HIV/AIDS Drug Authorized For Purchase Under PEPFAR
Sept. 23, 2009 Vice President Biden, Secretary Sebelius Issue New Report On Seniors And Health Insurance Reform
Aug. 16, 2009 CNN "State Of The Union" - Transcript
June 12, 2009 Statements By Kathleen G. Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services and Margaret A. Hamburg, Commissioner of Food and Drugs, Regarding Passage of the Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act
June 11, 2009 Statement by HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius On the Senate's Passage of the Family Smoking and Tobacco Control Act
April 29, 2009 Briefing With Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary Of Health And Human Services, And Dr. Richard Besser, Acting Director Of The Centers For Disease Control And Prevention
April 2, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Finance Committee - The Nomination of Governor Kathleen Sebelius (D-KS) to be Secretary of Health and Human Services
March 31, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Committe on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions - The Nomination of Governor Kathleen Sebelius to be Secretary of The Department of Health and Human Services
Oct. 30, 2007 Sebelius Announces Grants for Kansas Mentoring Programs
April 9, 2007 Sebelius Signs Law to Prevent Prescription Drug Abuse
Nov. 27, 2006 Kansas Methamphetamine Summit to be Held November 28 & 29
Oct. 5, 2006 Message from Governor Kathleen Sebelius
May 15, 2006 Sebelius: New Law Will Protect Vulnerable Kansans
Jan. 13, 2006 Sebelius: "We Will Ensure Kansans Receive Their Medicines"
Jan. 4, 2006 Sebelius Provides Help with High Prescription Drug Costs
Oct. 27, 2005 Governor Sends Law Enforcement Leaders to Summit on Fighting Meth
Sept. 29, 2005 Governor Promotes Safe and Drug-free Schools
Sept. 22, 2005 Governor Announces Funds for Substance Abuse Treatment
April 7, 2005 Governor Signs Bill to Toughen DUI Laws
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