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Ed Whitfield's Public Statements on Issue: Drugs

Full Name: Edward 'Ed' Whitfield
Office: U.S. House (KY) - District 1, Republican
First Elected: 11/08/1994
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 1
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary May 20, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Connie; 1 Child: Kate
Birth Date: 05/25/1943
Birth Place: Hopkinsville, KY
Home City: Hopkinsville, KY
Religion: Methodist
Date Title
Congressmen Whitfield Introduces Prescription Drug Abuse Legislation
Issue Position: Prescription Drugs
Issue Position: Law Enforcement
Issue Position: Health Care
June 15, 2011 House Members Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Combat the Rise of Drug-Resistant Infections
May 3, 2011 BloodHorse - It's Time to Draw the Line
March 3, 2011 Whitfield, Green Bill Would Help Secure Patient Access to Vital Cancer Treatment Drugs
March 1, 2011 National All Schedules Prescription Electronic Reporting Act (NASPER)
March 1, 2011 Whitfield, Pallone, Introduce Legislation to Combat Prescription Drug Abuse
Sept. 23, 2010 House Approves Whitfield Bill to Combat Prescription Drug Abuse
July 19, 2010 Op-Ed - Combating Prescription Drug Abuse
July 13, 2010 Bi-Partisan Group of Lawmakers Team Up to Combat Prescription Drug Abuse
July 13, 2010 Bi-Partisan Group of Lawmakers Team Up to Combat Prescription Drug Abuse
Oct. 28, 2009 Whitfield Statement On Kentucky Prescription Drug Bust
June 25, 2009 Hearing Of The Health Subcommittee Of The House Committee On Energy And Commerce - Comprehensive Health Reform Discussion Draft, Day Three
June 16, 2009 Whitfield Stands Up For Kentucky Tobacco Farmers
June 11, 2009 Hearing Of The Health Subcommittee Of The House Energy And Commerce Committee - Emerging Health Care Issues: Follow-On Biologic Drug Competition
April 22, 2009 Shutting Down the Pill Pipeline: The Fight Against Prescription Drug Abuse
March 25, 2009 Stupak And Whitfield Score Big Win In Fight Against Prescription Drug Abuse
Feb. 27, 2008 Whitfield Spearheads Fight to Eliminate Drugs in Horseracing
Nov. 1, 2007 Hearing of the Subcommittee on Oversight & Investigations of the House Committee on Energy and Commerce - FDA Foreign Drug Inspection Program
Oct. 11, 2007 Hearing of the House Energy and Commerce Committee's Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee, Panel III- Security of the Nation's Food Supply?
Aug. 2, 2007 Providing for Further Consideration of H.R. 3161, Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Ac
Oct. 26, 2006 Whitfield Hails Signing of Secure Fence Act
March 13, 2006 Whitfield, Engel Introduce National Drug Testing Integrity Act
March 9, 2006 Whitfield, Engel Introduce National Drug Testing Integrity Act
Dec. 13, 2005 Hearing of the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations - Safety of Imported Pharmaceuticals
Oct. 28, 2005 Conference Report on H.R. 2744, Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2006
July 27, 2005 Whitfield's Prescription Drug Abuse Legislation Passes House
March 3, 2005 Congressmen Whitfield Introduces Prescription Drug Abuse Legislation
Oct. 5, 2004 National All Schedules Prescription Electronic Reporting Act of 2004
July 20, 2004 Medicare Prescription Drugs
July 13, 2004 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2005
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