Representative Marsha Blackburn's Public Statements


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: Announced, 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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2/03/14 Blackburn Opposes Efforts to Restore FCC's Net Neutrality Rules 2/03/14 Blackburn Votes to Expand Educational Opportunities for Veterans 1/30/14 Letter to Dave Camp, Chairman of the Committee on Ways and Means, and Sander Levin, Ranking Member of the Committee on Ways and Means - State and Local Sales Tax Deduction Extension 1/29/14 The Tennessean - Health Law's Intrusion is Real, not Fiction 1/28/14 Blackburn Leads Fight to Prevent Taxpayer Money from Funding Abortions 1/28/14 Letter to Thomas Perez, Secretary US Department of Labor - Telling OSHA: Stay Off Small Farms 1/25/14 Blackburn Statement on President Obama's Upcoming Visit to Tennessee 1/22/14 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administraation - FDA's Proposed Change to Generic Drug Labeling Policy 1/17/14 Blackburn Works Towards Solutions to Privacy and Cybersecurity Threats 1/16/14 Exchange Information Disclosure Act 1/16/14 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services - Support of TennCare Waiver Request 1/16/14 House Demands Transparency for Health Care Law Exchanges 1/16/14 Blackburn Acts to Require Obamacare Transparency 1/15/14 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - Standards of Performance for Greenhouse Gas Emissions from New Stationary Sources: Electric Utility Generating Units 1/15/14 Blackburn Gains Spending Cut Victories at Obama Administration's Expense 1/14/14 Court Ruling on Net Neutrality is a Historic Victory for America's Innovators 1/14/14 Letter to President Barack Obama - American Health Care Reform Act Follow-Up Letter 1/14/14 National Journal - White House Moves Obamacare Goalposts Again 1/10/14 Blackburn Works to Protect Americans from Obamacare Data Breaches 1/10/14 Health Exchange Security and Transparency Act 1/10/14 Veto-Proof Majority of House Votes in Favor of Health Exchange Security and Transparency Act 1/07/14 Letter to Hal Rogers, Chairman of the House of Representatives Committee on Appropriations, Nita Lowey, Ranking Member of the House of Representatives Committee on Appropriations, Barbara Mikulski, Chairwoman of the Senate Committee on Appropriations, and Richard Shelby, Vice Chairman of the Senate Committee on Appropriations - Assist FDA 12/20/13 Upton: "The Health Law is Like a Jenga Game -- The Administration Keeps Yanking Out Pieces, and Ultimately, Nothing Can Keep It From Collapsing." 12/20/13 Blackburn Statement on the Latest Obamacare Delay 12/12/13 Blackburn Statement in Support of Budget Agreement 12/12/13 Blackburn Fights for America's Military 12/11/13 FOX "On the Record with Greta Van Susteren" - Transcript - ObamaCare Website 12/11/13 Letter to Health Insurance Companies - Regarding PPACA Implementation 12/10/13 Letter to Tom Wheeler, Chairman Federal Communications Commission - Regarding Potential Revival of Fairness Doctrine 12/10/13 Letter to President Barak Obama - Request for a Meeting with President Obama to Discuss Health Care Alternative 12/09/13 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner, Food and Drug Administration - Regarding Recent Cyber Security Breach 12/05/13 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives, and Nancy Pelosi, Democratic Leader - Medicare Advantage Plants 11/25/13 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration - Calling For Changes to FDA Proposed Rules 11/23/13 CNN "CNN Newsroom" - Affordable Care Act and Iran 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 11/21/13 Letter to Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack, Office of Management and Budget Director Sylvia Burwell - Tobacco Payments and the Sequester 11/18/13 The Abuse of Power by the IRS 11/15/13 Keep Yor Health Plan Act of 2013 11/14/13 Blackburn Statement on President Obama's Announcement Regarding Cancellation Notices 11/13/13 Blackburn Statement on Obamacare Enrollment Numbers 11/13/13 Letter to Dan Ashe, Director of the US Fish and Wildlife Service - Fully De-list the Gray Wolf 11/12/13 Franks, 39 Colleagues File Court Brief to Overturn Obamacare for Violating Clause of the Constitution 11/05/13 Letter to President Barack Obama - Seeking Answers to the Attack in Benghazi 10/31/13 Letter to Kathleen Sebulius, Secretary Department of Health and Human Services - Regarding Security of Health Care Law Website 10/31/13 Letter to Manju Bewtra, Founder and CEO Creative Computing Solutions - Regarding Security of Health Care Law Website 10/30/13 CNN "Piers Morgan Live" - Transcript: Affordable Care Act And Impact on Previously Held Plans 10/30/13 Hearing of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - PPACA Implementation Failures: Answers from HHS 10/30/13 Letter to Administrator Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency - Reevaluation of Ethanol Mandate 10/29/13 CNN "Newsroom" - Transcript: Affordable Care Act and Impact on Previously Held Plans 10/27/13 FOX "Fox News Sunday with Chris Wallace" - Transcript: Glitches