Representative Marsha Blackburn's Public Statements

Biographical

Full Name: Marsha Blackburn
Current Office: U.S. House - District 7, Republican
First Elected: 11/05/2002
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 7
Primary Aug. 7, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: Chuck; 2 Children: Mary, Chad
Birth Date: 06/06/1952
Birth Place: Laurel, MS
Home City: Brentwood, TN
Religion: Presbyterian
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5/29/14 Blackburn Statement on VA OIG Interim Report and Secretary Shinseki 5/21/14 WBIR- TN Members Unanimous in Support of VA Accountability Bill 5/12/14 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services - Health Law's Cuts to Medicare Advantage 4/03/14 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services - Keep Medicare Advantage Rates Flat 4/03/14 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator of Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services - Proposed Changes to Medicare Part D and Potential Harm to Seniors 4/02/14 Blackburn Works to Protect Access to Quality Medical Care for Tennessee's Most Vulnerable 3/11/14 Obamacare Ideology and Rural Reality 3/07/14 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services - Keep the Promise to Seniors and Protect Popular Medicare Drug Program 1/16/14 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services - Support of TennCare Waiver Request 12/05/13 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives, and Nancy Pelosi, Democratic Leader - Medicare Advantage Plants 11/22/13 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 10/29/13 CNN "Newsroom" - Transcript: Affordable Care Act and Impact on Previously Held Plans 10/24/13 Letter to Frank Lucas, Chair House Agriculture Committee - Maintaing Reforms in Farm Bill 10/05/13 Letter to Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid - Allow Senate Vote to Protect Women, Children, & Families 10/05/13 Blackburn: Harry Reid Must Show Compassion for Nation's Most Vulnerable 5/21/13 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Acting Administrator for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services - Tennessee Senators, Representatives Ask for Details on Administration Medicare Policy that Violates Tennessee Law and Harms Tennessee Businesses 5/21/13 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Acting Administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services - Details on Administration Medicare Policy 4/19/13 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Acting Administrator for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services 4/11/13 Responding to Seniors' Needs and Improving Medicare Choices 3/19/13 Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2014 3/15/13 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Acting Administrator of Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services - 45 Day Notice and Draft Call Letter 10/11/12 MSNBC "Hardball with Chris Matthews" - Transcript - Taxes 7/10/12 Repeal of Obamacare Act 5/16/12 Politico - GOP: Real Party of U.S. Women 3/29/12 Blackburn Statement on House Passage of Republican Budget 3/28/12 Obamacare 2/29/12 Blackburn Votes To Repeal IPAB 2/01/12 Fiscal Responsibility and Retirement Security Act of 2011 11/08/11 Kucinich, Burton and Young Lead Bipartisan Appeal to Protect Men from Prostate Cancer 9/09/11 The Tennessean - State GOP Lawmakers Slam Obama's Jobs Plan 4/15/11 Blackburn Supports Ryan Path To Prosperity 11/19/09 Medicare Physician Payment Reform Act Of 2009 11/19/09 Blackburn Votes No On "DocFix" 7/17/09 Blackburn Asks HHS Secretary To Try Again 6/24/08 Medicare Improvements for Patients and Providers Act of 2008--Continued 12/19/07 SCHIP 12/19/07 Medicare, Medicaid, and Schip Extension Act of 2007 11/15/07 Mortgage Reform and Anti-Predatory Lending Act of 2007 8/01/07 SCHIP 5/09/07 Floor Consideration of HR 1684 3/14/07 Republican Study Committee 1/12/07 Vote Against H.R. 4 3/02/06 Blackburn: Votes, Not Hand Wringing Needed to Cut Spending 11/10/05 Time to Reduce Federal Spending 11/09/05 Medicaid 10/28/05 Fiscal Responsibility 10/18/05 Spending Reductions 3/16/05 Social Security 2/08/05 President's Budget 3/30/04 Medicare