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Dean Heller's Public Statements on Issue: Health and Health Care

Full Name: Dean Heller
Office: U.S. Senate (NV) - Jr, Republican
First Appointed: 05/09/2011
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2018
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Lynne; 4 Children: Hilary, Harris, Drew, Emmy
Birth Date: 05/10/1960
Birth Place: Castro Valley, CA
Home City: Carson City, NV
Religion: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints
Date Title
Issue Position: Health Care Reform
Issue Position: Health Care
July 23, 2014 Heller Supports VA Secretary Nominee in Committee Vote
July 15, 2014 U.S. Sens. Booker and Heller Introduce Legislation to Extend Care for Vets with Traumatic Brain Injuries
July 14, 2014 Heller on VA Inspector General Report: Comprehensive Legislation Needed to Fix Benefits Claims Backlog Problem
June 27, 2014 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services - Medicare Part D Policy
June 12, 2014 Veterans Health Care
June 10, 2014 Heller Calls for Reno VARO Director to Resign
June 9, 2014 Heller: VA Can and Must Do Better
June 4, 2014 Nomination of Sylvia Mathews Burwell to be Secretary of Health and Human Services -- Continued
May 30, 2014 Heller Statement on Resignation of VA Secretary Shinseki
May 28, 2014 Heller: Time for "Leadership Change at the VA at the Highest Level"
May 28, 2014 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services - Regarding Lung Cancer Screenings
May 27, 2014 Letter to Eric Shinseki, Secretary of Veterans Affairs - Regarding Problems within Nevada's VA System
May 22, 2014 Letter to Bernie Sanders, Chairman of the Senate Veterans Affairs Committee - Regarding VA Oversight Hearings
May 22, 2014 Veterans Health Care
May 8, 2014 Letter to Eric Shinseki, Secretary of the Department of Veterans Affairs - Bolder Action to Fix Problems Plaguing Veterans in Nevada
April 11, 2014 Heller Statement on Secretary Sebelius' Resignation
March 23, 2014 Heller Statement on ObamaCare's Fourth Anniversary
Feb. 26, 2014 Heller Files Amendments to Veterans Benefits Bill
Feb. 25, 2014 ICYMI: Heller Speaks at Joint Hearing for Disabled Veterans, Presses Shinseki on Nevada Veterans' Issues
Nov. 13, 2013 Harkin, Heller Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Provide Need-Based Tax Credits for Hearing Aids
Aug. 28, 2013 Letter to Acting Director Elaine Kaplan, Office of Personnel Management - Congressional Staff Subject to Affordable Care Act
Aug. 2, 2013 Heller, Casey Welcome New VA Initiative to Speed up Disability Claims Process
May 7, 2013 Sens. Whitehouse and Heller Reintroduce Bill to End Breast Cancer by 2020
March 22, 2013 Heller Praises Amendment to Expand Health Care for CHAMPVA Children
March 7, 2013 Heller, Vitter Introduce Mobile Mammography Promotion Act
June 28, 2012 Heller Statement on Supreme Court Ruling
May 24, 2012 Heller Joins Bipartisan Effort to Help End Breast Cancer
March 15, 2012 Heller: The President's Healthcare Law Driven by Ideology, Not Facts
March 6, 2012 Heller: We Need Jobs, Not Policies That Make Job Creation More Difficult
Feb. 7, 2012 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)
Jan. 6, 2012 Senator Hutchison and 35 Senate Colleagues Challenge Obama Health Care Law
Nov. 14, 2011 Heller Statement on Supreme Court Decision to Consider Health Care Law
July 25, 2011 Heller: Obama's Health Care Policies Harm Small Businesses
May 16, 2011 Heller: Obamacare Will Not Work for Nevada
March 23, 2011 Healthcare Law One Year Later
Jan. 19, 2011 Repealing the Job-Killing Health Care Law Act
Jan. 19, 2011 Heller Statement on Healthcare Repeal
Jan. 6, 2011 Heller Named to Health Subcommittee
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Health Care
March 26, 2010 Heller Responds To Attorney General
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
March 16, 2010 Health Care Reform
Dec. 16, 2009 Permitting Continued Financing Of Government Operations
Nov. 7, 2009 Heller Takes To The Floor In Opposition To Pelosi Health Care
Nov. 7, 2009 Heller Statement On Pelosi Healthcare
Oct. 29, 2009 Heller Statement On Pelosi's Healthcare Plan
Oct. 15, 2009 Democrats Squash Debate On Healthcare
Sept. 16, 2009 Letter To The Honorable Nancy Pelosi, Speaker Of The House; The Honorable John Boeher, Office Of The House Republcia
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