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Mark Dayton's Public Statements on Issue: Drugs

Full Name: Mark Dayton
Office: Governor (MN), Democratic/Farmer/Labor
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic/Farmer/Labor for Governor
Primary Aug. 12, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Divorced; 2 Children: Eric, Andrew
Birth Date: 01/26/1947
Birth Place: Minneapolis, MN
Home City: Minneapolis, MN
Religion: Presbyterian
Date Title
June 29, 2006 Dayton, Reid Discuss Homeland Security Needs with Local Law Enforcement, Firefighters on Front Lines
May 25, 2006 Dayton, Senate Democrats Host Homeland Security Summit to Discuss U.S. Emergency Preparedness
May 11, 2006 Dayton Calls for Extension of Medicare Prescription Drug Enrollment Deadline
April 10, 2006 Senators Release Letter to Bush Administration Demanding State Reimbursement One Day before HHS Secretary Leavitt Visits New Jersey
March 14, 2006 Congressional Budget for the United States Government for Fiscal Year 2007
March 3, 2006 Dayton: Combat Meth Act Is Step Toward Fewer Minnesota Meth Labs
March 2, 2006 Dayton: Minnesota Shortchanged by Slashes to Byrne Grant Program
Jan. 14, 2006 Carper, Other Dems Call on Bush Administration to Fix Medicare Drug Program
Nov. 15, 2005 Departments of Commerce and Justice, Science and Related Agencies for Fiscal Year 2006--Conference Report
Oct. 6, 2005 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2006
June 6, 2005 Dayton Calls for Continued Federal Funding to Fight Methamphetamine Production and Distribution in Minnesota
Jan. 27, 2005 Dayton Fights Meth Plague by Joining Colleagues in Introducing Bill Limiting Access to Key Ingredient Used in Making Drug
Jan. 24, 2005 Dayton Introduces Bill to Crack Down on Meth
Jan. 24, 2005 Dayton Champions Major Reform to Medicare Bill; Senator's Legislation Would Lower Rx Drug Prices for 41 Million Seniors
June 2, 2004 Cost of Prescription Drugs
Nov. 25, 2003 Dayton: Drug Companies and HMOs Celebrate Passage of Medicare Bill
Nov. 24, 2003 Medicare Prescription Drug, Improvement, and Modernization Act of 2003-Conference Report
Nov. 17, 2003 Dayton Denounces Prescription Drug Conference Committee For Killing His "Taste of Our Own Medicine" Amendment and Gutknecht Reimportation
Nov. 5, 2003 Dayton: FDA Should Stop Harassing Americans for Buying the Drugs They Need
Nov. 5, 2003 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2004 - Continued
Sept. 4, 2003 Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2004 - Continued
June 27, 2003 Dayton Reluctantly Votes for Senate Prescription Drug Bill
June 26, 2003 American Morning - Transcript
June 25, 2003 Prescription Drug and Medicare Improvement Act of 2003
June 24, 2003 Prescription Drug and Medicare Improvement Act of 2003 - Continued
June 24, 2003 Dayton Offers Three Amendments to Improve Prescription Drugs Bill
June 23, 2003 Prescription Drug and Medicare Improvement Act of 2003
June 20, 2003 Your Dayton's Account: Prescription Drug Coverage for Seniors
May 20, 2003 Letter to Secretary Tommy G. Thompson Department of Health and Human Services Urging Him Not to Intervene to Block Maine's Prescription Drug Program
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