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Tom Udall's Public Statements on Issue: Health and Health Care

Full Name: Thomas 'Tom' S. Udall
Office: U.S. Senate (NM) - Sr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/04/2008
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. Senate
Primary June 3, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Jill; 1 Child: Amanda
Birth Date: 05/18/1948
Birth Place: Tucson, AZ
Home City: Santa Fe, NM
Religion: Mormon
Date Title
Issue Position: Forest Health
Issue Position: Small Business
Issue Position: Health Care
Issue Position: Preventive Health
Issue Position: Health Care
Aug. 4, 2014 Udall, Heinrich Receive Response from MSHA about Missed Inspections at WIPP
July 31, 2014 Udall: VA Reform Bill will Improve Care for New Mexico Veterans
July 29, 2014 Udall Supports Confirmation of New VA Secretary, Urges Approval of Bipartisan VA Reform Bill
July 21, 2014 Doing Right By Our Veterans
July 17, 2014 Letter to Sloan Gibson, Acting Secretary of Veterans Affairs - Hire a Permanent Director for New Mexico's VA Hospital
July 17, 2014 Udall Meets VA Secretary Nominee McDonald to Discuss Troubled N.M. VA Hospital, Rural Veterans' Care
July 16, 2014 Udall Stands up for New Mexico Women's Access to Health Care
July 10, 2014 Letter to Sloan Gibson, Secretary of Veterans Affairs - N.M. Delegation Urges Transparency, Request Information About Management and Emergency Response
July 10, 2014 Letter to Sloan Gibson, Acting Secretary of Veterans Affairs - VA Needs More Transparency
July 9, 2014 Udall, Heinrich Support Bill to Protect Women's Health in Wake of Hobby Lobby Decision
June 30, 2014 Udall: Supreme Court Wrong to Put Corporate Interests Ahead of Women's Health
June 27, 2014 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services - Medicare Part D Policy
June 25, 2014 Trinity Site Recognition
June 19, 2014 For Veterans: The Open Burn Pit Registry
June 19, 2014 Udall, Heinrich Fight for N.M. Funding Priorities; Urge Senate to Pass Funding Bills to Support Jobs, Economy
June 11, 2014 Udall: Passage of Bill to Increase Accountability at VA a Strong Step Forward, but There's More Work to Do
June 9, 2014 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General of the United States - Investigate Evidence of Criminal Wrongdoing at VA Medical Facilities
June 9, 2014 Heinrich Statement On Release Of Internal VA Nationwide Audit Report
June 9, 2014 Udall: Audit Shows 'Unacceptable' Wait Times, Confirms VA Provided Inaccurate Information
June 5, 2014 Udall, Heinrich Work to Increase Accountability at VA
June 3, 2014 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
May 30, 2014 Udall Statement on Resignation of VA Secretary Shinseki
May 29, 2014 Udall Calls on VA Secretary Shinseki to Resign
May 28, 2014 Udall Discusses Bills to Improve Border Health and Economic Well-being During Visit to Sunland Park, N.M.
May 15, 2014 Udall Responds to Further Allegations of VA Mismanagement, Encourages N.M. Veterans, VA Employees to Report Concerns
May 12, 2014 Udall, Bipartisan Lawmakers Introduce Bill to Improve Care for Veterans with Hearing Loss
May 8, 2014 Tester Introduces Bill to Improve Care for Veterans with Hearing Loss
May 8, 2014 Udall Calls for VA to Broaden Investigation into 'Secret' Waiting Lists
May 8, 2014 Letter to Eric Shinseki, Secretary of the Department of Veterans Affairs -'Secret' Waiting Lists
April 9, 2014 Udall Bill to Curb False Advertising Claims on Protective Sports Gear Clears Commerce Committee
March 13, 2014 Udall Votes to Improve Early Child Care for New Mexico Families
Feb. 27, 2014 Udall: Crucial Veterans Bill Blocked
Feb. 14, 2014 More Doctors, More Jobs & Better Care for New Mexico
Feb. 11, 2014 Udall Introduces Bill to Increase Access to Health Care, Address Physician Shortage in Rural N.M., U.S.
Oct. 30, 2013 Rockefeller, Udall React to New IOM Report on Sports Equipment and Concussions
July 31, 2013 Udall: Now is the Time to Reform 'Broken' Chemical Safety Law
July 24, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Superfund, Toxics and Environmental Health Subcommittee - Toxic Site Clean-Up Program
July 23, 2013 Blog: Veterans: Help Create the Burn Pits Registry
July 1, 2013 Navajo Time - AZ, NM Legislators Join Forces to Combat HIV Increase
May 22, 2013 Udall, Rockefeller Introduce Bill to Help Protect Young Athletes from Sports-Related Traumatic Brain Injuries
April 26, 2013 Udall: Safely Dispose of Rx Drugs this Saturday
April 4, 2013 Senators Want Expanded Mental Health Services for Students
March 23, 2013 Udall Gets Rural Vets Health and Mining Reform Priorities in Senate Budget Blueprint
Feb. 27, 2013 Udall Introduces PHYSICAL Act to Expand Health & PE in Schools
Feb. 15, 2013 Bennet, Thune, Tom Udall Introduce Bill to Improve Access to Emergency Services in Rural Areas
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