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Rush Holt, Jr.'s Public Statements on Issue: Health and Health Care

Full Name: Rush D. Holt, Jr.
Office: U.S. House (NJ) - District 12, Democratic
First Elected: 11/03/1998
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Margaret; 3 Children: Michael, Dejan, Rachel
Birth Date: 10/15/1948
Birth Place: Weston, WV
Home City: Hopewell Township, NJ
Religion: Protestant
Date Title
April 2, 2014 Letter to Rodney Frelinghuysen, Chairman, and Peter Visclosky, Ranking Member, of the House Subcommittee on Defense of the Appropriations Committee - Prostate Cancer
March 20, 2014 Bipartisan Group Seeks Renewal of $40 Million in Annual Suicide Prevention Funds
March 17, 2014 Letter to Rodney Frelinghuysen, John Culberson, Pete Visclosky, Sanford Bishop - Increase Funding for Military and Veteran Suicide Prevention and Outreach Programs
Dec. 9, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Curb Antibiotic Use on the Farm
Nov. 22, 2013 Letter to House Speak Boehner and House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi - Reps. Flores, Maffei Lead Bipartisan Effort to Pass Long-Term Fix to Medicare Sustainable Growth Rate
Nov. 22, 2013 I Remain Hopeful; Accepting Internship Application for Spring 2014; Protecting Women's Health
Nov. 20, 2013 Letter to Co-Chairs Patty Murray and Paul Ryan, Fiscal Year 2014 Budget Conference Committee - Protect Social Security and Medicare
Aug. 2, 2013 Letter to Secretary Kathleen Sebelius, Department of Health and Human Services - Reevaluate Discriminatory Blood Donation Policy
June 17, 2013 H.R. 1919 The Safeguarding America's Pharmaceuticals Act of 2013
May 28, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - VA Disability Claims Backlog
Oct. 16, 2012 Letter to King Hamad Bin Isa Al-Khalifa
Sept. 14, 2012 National Breastfeeding Month
July 31, 2012 District of Columbia Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act
June 8, 2012 Letter to the Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services
April 17, 2012 Hunger and the Ryan Budget
April 16, 2012 The Daily Princetonian - Congressmen Rush Holt, Leonard Lance GS '82 Discuss Economy, Health Care
March 21, 2012 Protecting Access to Healthcare Act
Feb. 8, 2012 Contraception
Dec. 8, 2011 Letter to John Boehner, House Speaker, and Nancy Pelosi, Minority Leader of the House
Nov. 1, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner
Oct. 24, 2011 Protect Life Act
Oct. 13, 2011 Letter to Members of the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction
Sept. 28, 2011 Biography Committee Assignments Economy Education Energy Environment Foreign Affairs Health Care Homeland Security Housing Innovation Agenda Intelligence Reform Retirement Security Veterans Voting Women's Issues Workforce Issues Economic Recovery Deficit
Sept. 9, 2011 Students Biography Committee Assignments Economy Education Energy Environment Foreign Affairs Health Care Homeland Security Housing Innovation Agenda Intelligence Reform Retirement Security Veterans Voting Women's Issues Workforce Issues Economic Recovery
Aug. 8, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Lisa Jackson Administrator U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
July 25, 2011 Department of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012
July 15, 2011 Health Care Access Should Not Be Left To Chance
May 15, 2011 Health Care Access Should Not Be Left To Chance
April 1, 2011 Congresswoman Yvette D. Clarke Reintroduces H.R. 1319, the Global Sexual & Reproductive Health Act
Feb. 18, 2011 Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2011
Feb. 15, 2011 Following National Academy Report, Holt Calls for Congressional Anthrax Commission
Feb. 8, 2011 Clean Air Act
Feb. 3, 2011 SEEC blasts Republicans' Dirty Air Act
Jan. 19, 2011 Repealing the Job-Killing Health Care Law Act
Dec. 22, 2010 James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act of 2010
Sept. 29, 2010 Holt Helps House Pass Health Bill to Support Sick 9/11 Workers
Sept. 29, 2010 Holt Helps House Pass Health Bill to Support Sick 9/11 Workers
Aug. 17, 2010 Letter to Administrator Berwick and Director Clancy
July 29, 2010 Letter to the Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United States
July 21, 2010 Holt Highlights How Small Businesses Benefit from Wall Street Reform, Health Care Tax Relief
June 24, 2010 Holt Votes to Prevent Cuts in Medicare Physician Payments
June 11, 2010 Strengthening Long-Term Care
June 9, 2010 Letter to Mr. Arthur W. Bracey, M.D. Chair Advisory Committee on Blood Safety and Availability Department of Health and Human Services
June 9, 2010 Letter to Mr. Arthur W. Bracey, M.D., Chair of the Advisory Committee on Blood Safety and Availability
May 21, 2010 Cutting Through Housing Red Tape
May 18, 2010 Holt Visits Central NJ Business to Highlight How Health Reform Strengthens Employer Based Health Care
April 13, 2010 Holt: Health Care Reform Addresses Nursing Shortage, Strengthens Primary Care
March 21, 2010 Senate Amendments To H.R. 3590, Service Members Home Ownership Tax Act Of 2009, And H.R. 4872, Health Care And Education Reconciliation Act Of 2010--Continued
March 21, 2010 Holt Supports Health Insurance Reform To Help Families And Small Businesses
March 18, 2010 Holt: Health Care Reform Would Strengthen Medicare, Health Care For Seniors
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