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Lloyd Doggett II's Public Statements

Full Name: Lloyd A. Doggett II
Office: U.S. House (TX) - District 35, Democratic
First Elected: 11/08/1994
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 35
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary March 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Libby; 2 Children: Cathy, Lisa
Birth Date: 10/06/1946
Birth Place: Austin, TX
Home City: Austin, TX
Religion: Methodist
Date Title
Issue Position: Healthcare
May 22, 2014 Letter to Carolyn Colvin, Social Security Administration Acting Commissioner- Same-Sex Spouses Deserve Equal Social Security Benefits
Feb. 19, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Exclude 'Chained CPI' from Budget
Dec. 3, 2013 New Ways and Means Report: UI Expiration Would Impact 20,000 Military Veterans, Two Million Children
Nov. 20, 2013 House, Senate Democrats Introduce Legislation to Renew Federal Unemployment Insurance
Sept. 19, 2013 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 687, Southeast Arizona Land Exchange and Conservation Act of 2013; Providing for Consideration of H.R. 1526, Restoring Healthy Forests for Healthy Communities Act; Providing for Consideration of H.R. 3102, Nutrition Reform and Work Opportunity Act of 2013; and for Other Purposes
July 29, 2013 Letter to Representative Harold Rogers, Representative Jack Kingston, Representative Nita Lowey, and Representative Rosa DeLauro - Meals on Wheels
June 19, 2013 Providing for Further Consideration of H.R. 1947, Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act
March 21, 2013 Letter to Governor Rick Perry - Medicaid Expansion
March 13, 2013 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 890, Preserving the Welfare Work Requirement and TANF Extension Act of 2013
March 13, 2013 Preserving the Welfare Work Requirement and TANF Extension Act of 2013
Dec. 21, 2012 Johnson, Doggett Statements on Medicare ID Theft Prevention Act
Dec. 13, 2012 Letter to President Obama - Medicare Eligibility
Sept. 20, 2012 Providing for Consideration of House Joint Resolution 118, Disapproving Rule Relating to Waiver and Expenditure Authority with Respect to the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families Program; Providing for Consideration of H.R. 3409, Stop the War on Coal Act of 2012; and Providing for Proceedings During the Period from September 22, 2012, Through November 12, 2012
Aug. 15, 2012 Ways And Means Democrats: The Verdict Is In -- Romney's Claims About Welfare Are Blatantly False
July 26, 2012 House Republicans Slash $800 Million from Social Security, to Cost Taxpayers $6 Billion
June 27, 2012 Joint Hearing of the Select Revenue Measures Subcommittee and the Human Resources Subcommittee of the House Ways and Means Committee - Various Welfare and Tax Credit Programs
May 10, 2012 Sequester Replacement Reconciliation Act of 2012
May 7, 2012 Hearing of the House Budget Committee - Social Services Block Grant Program
May 7, 2012 Hearing of the House Budget Committee - Republican Budget Cuts
April 25, 2012 Hearing of the Human Resources Subcommittee of the House Ways and Means Committee - Unemployment Insurance System
April 19, 2012 Hearing of the Human Resources Subcommittee of the House Ways and Means Committee - Use of Technology to Better Target Benefits and Eliminate Waste, Fraud, and Abuse
April 19, 2012 Small Business Tax Cut Act
March 21, 2012 U.S. Rep. Doggett: Affordable Care Act Is Already Providing Measurable Benefits For Seniors
March 21, 2012 Rep. Doggett On Ryan Republican Budget: We Must Seek Balanced Approach
Dec. 15, 2011 Welfare Integrity and Data Improvement Act
Nov. 3, 2011 Davis, Doggett Introduce the Standard DATA Act
Oct. 27, 2011 Hearing of the Human Resources Subcommittee of the House Ways and Means Committee - Supplemental Security Income Benefits for Children
Oct. 11, 2011 Dear Collegue Letter Related to Social Security and E-Verify
Oct. 6, 2011 Hearing of the Human Resources Subcommittee of the House Ways and Means Committee - Extending Federal Unemployment Benefits
Sept. 23, 2011 Joint Hearing of the Human Resources and Social Security Subcommittees of the House Ways and Means Committee - Work Incentives in Social Security Disability Programs
Sept. 21, 2011 Short Term TANF Extension Act
Sept. 8, 2011 Hearing of the Human Resources Subcommittee of the House Ways and Means Committee - Opening Statement
Sept. 8, 2011 Hearing of the Human Resources Subcommittee of the House Ways and Means Committee - Reauthorization of the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) Program
July 30, 2011 Budget Control Act of 2011
July 28, 2011 Budget Control Act of 2011
July 25, 2011 Letter to Democratic Leader Pelosi
July 21, 2011 Letter to Barack H. Obama, President of the United States - Cuts to Social Security Revenue
July 15, 2011 Cicilline to Leader Pelosi: Protect Social Security, Medicare & Medicaid Benefits
July 15, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack H. Obama, President of the United States
June 24, 2011 Letter to Colleague
June 23, 2011 Rep. Doggett Moves to Protect Vulnerable Texas Families from More Dangerous Republican CutS
June 2, 2011 Republican Bill Ending Guarantee of Federal Unemployment Insurance Even Worse than Advertised
Jan. 18, 2011 Rep. Doggett on Repeal: For House Republicans, Putting Insurance Companies First Seems to be a Pre-Existing Condition
Dec. 16, 2010 Tax Relief, Unemployment Insurance Reauthorization, and Job Creation Act of 2010
Dec. 15, 2010 U.S. Rep. Doggett and the National Committee to Preserve Social Security and Medicare Call Payroll Tax Holiday Bad Break for Families
July 15, 2010 Congressman Doggett: Social Security at 75 years is More Important and More Necessary Now, Than Ever
June 17, 2010 Congressman Doggett calls on Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services to Take Steps Necessary to Prevent Identity Theft
Nov. 25, 2009 Congressman Doggett On The Medicare Physician Repayment Reform Act
Nov. 5, 2009 Unemployment Compensation Extension Act Of 2009
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