Senator Thomas 'Tom' Allen Coburn's Public Statements

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Full Name: Thomas 'Tom' Allen Coburn
Current Office: U.S. Senate - Jr, Republican
First Elected: 11/02/2004
Last Elected: 11/02/2010
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Carolyn; 3 Children: Callie, Katie, Sarah
Birth Date: 03/14/1948
Birth Place: Casper, WY
Home City: Muskogee, OK
Religion: Baptist
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3/14/14 Udall, Coburn Welcome Support for Proposal to End Unemployment Benefits for Millionaires as Part of Extension of Long-Term Jobless Benefits 3/13/14 Child Care and Development Block Grant Act 3/06/14 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator of the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Servies - GOP Senators Call for Details on Administration Plan to Grant Exemptions from Electronic Health Records Regulations 2/03/14 Agricultural Act of 2014 1/27/14 Burr, Coburn, Hatch Unveil Obamacare Replacement Plan 1/15/14 Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act of 2013 -- Motion to Proceed 12/12/13 Members Commend Senate Finance Committee Inclusion of PRIME Act Amendment 9/16/13 Senators Highlight GAO Report Detailing Improper Social Security Disability Insurance Payments 8/01/13 Letter to Kathryn Ruemmler, Counsel to the President - Obamacare Implementation 7/26/13 Hatch, Grassley, Coburn Welcome CMS Action to Prevent Waste, Fraud, & Abuse Within Medicare 6/10/13 Senators Carper, Coburn and Congressmen Roskam, Carney Lead Bipartisan Effort to Combat Billions of Dollars in Waste, Fraud and Abuse in Medicare and Medicaid 6/06/13 Senators King, Coburn, Manchin & Flake Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Reduce Overlapping Benefit Payments 5/16/13 Senators Coburn, Burr Introduce Bill to Prevent Unrealistic Medicaid FMAP 5/15/13 Senators Coburn, Burr Introduce Bill to Prevent Unrealistic Medicaid FMAP 5/06/13 GAO Report Outlines Improper Federal Employees' Compensation Payments 5/01/13 GAO Report Describes Medicaid Improper Payments 4/17/13 The Hill - Change Medicare to Save Medicare 3/22/13 Concurrent Budget Resolution on the Budget, Fiscal Year 2014 12/17/12 Senators Echo Calls in New Report for Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation to Reduce Duplication 12/10/12 Senators Highlight Recent GAO Reports Detailing Vulnerabilities to Waste and Fraud in Medicare, Medicaid 11/28/12 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2013 8/30/12 New Report Finds Hundreds of Millions in Overlapping Government Assistance Payments 8/02/12 GAO Finds Thousands of Medicaid Providers Which Received Billions of Tax Dollars Are Tax Chets 6/21/12 GAO Finds HRSA Failing Taxpayers, Patients, Due to Ineffective Management of Community Health Center Program 6/19/12 Washington Times - Obama is not Doing Fine: President's Reliance on Government Solutions is Constraining Economy 6/18/12 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Negative Health Impacts of High Unemployment 11/10/11 Hatch, Enzi, Coburn Question Role of New CMS Innovation Center 11/10/11 Sens. Carper, Coburn Welcome Introduction of House Companion Bill to Fight Waste, Fraud and Abuse in Medicare and Medicaid 11/07/11 Top Ten Reasons Why Medicaid Needs Reform 11/03/11 Top Ten Reasons Why Medicaid Needs Reform 9/22/11 Bicameral Repeal CLASS Group Calls on HHS Secretary Sebelius to Clarify Plans and Details on Program Implementation 9/09/11 Tulsa World - Obama's Speech Draws Little Support from Oklahoma's Congressional Delegation 7/30/11 Establishing the Commission on Freedom of Information Act Processing Delays 6/13/11 CBS News - Transcript 4/06/11 Senators Coburn, Udall, McCain and Tester Urge Colleagues to End Unemployment Payments to Jobless Millionaires 12/26/10 FOX News "Fox News Sunday" - Transcript 12/20/10 Dr. Coburn Releases New Oversight Report: "Wastebook 2010: A Guide to Some of the Most Wasteful Government Spending of 2010 11/29/10 Letter to Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid 7/21/10 American Jobs And Closing Tax Loopholes Act Of 2010 5/26/10 Making Emergency Supplemental Appropriations For Fiscal Year 2010 4/20/10 Coburn, Voinovich Statement on New GAO Study on Food Assistance Programs 4/15/10 Continuing Extension Act Of 2010 4/13/10 Dr. Coburn Urges Senate to Pay for Unemployment Benefits 3/25/10 Unemployment Benefits 3/25/10 Continuing Extension Act Of 2010 - Motion To Proceed 3/10/10 Tax Extenders 9/30/09 Dr. Coburn Says Leg Branch Appropriations Bill Shows a Failure of Leadership in Congress 7/23/09 CNN Newsroom - Transcript 4/23/09 Congressional Budget For The United States Government For Fiscal Year 2010 2/06/09 American Recovery And Reinvestment Act Of 2009 - Continued