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Diane Black's Public Statements on Issue: Health and Health Care

Full Name: Diane L. Black
Office: U.S. House (TN) - District 6, Republican
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 6
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary Aug. 7, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: David; 3 Children
Birth Date: 01/16/1951
Birth Place: Baltimore, MD
Home City: Gallatin, TN
Religion: Lutheran
Date Title
Issue Position: Health Care
July 30, 2014 Black Statement on House Passage of Veterans' Care Bill
May 30, 2014 Black: Time for New Leadership at the VA
May 21, 2014 Rep. Black Votes in Support of VA Accountability
May 21, 2014 WBIR- TN Members Unanimous in Support of VA Accountability Bill
March 27, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Pediatric Acquired Brain Injury Plan
Jan. 9, 2014 Forbes: Obamacare is a "Hacker's Dream"
Nov. 26, 2013 Supreme Court Will Consider Religious Rights Under Obamacare
Oct. 6, 2013 Letter to Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid - Allow Senate Vote to Protect Women, Children, & Families
Oct. 5, 2013 Letter to Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid - Allow Senate Vote to Protect Women, Children, & Families
Oct. 2, 2013 Black Statement on House Passage of Legislation to Fund Critical Government Programs
Oct. 2, 2013 National Institutes of Health Continuing Appropriations Resolutions, 2014
Aug. 1, 2013 Black Questions Administration Officials on Obamacare Implementation Failures
May 16, 2013 Newsmax - Rep. Black: Repeal Obamacare, Keep Private Information Safe
May 13, 2013 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services - Affordable Care Act
March 5, 2013 Black, Fortenberry & Fleming Introduce Health Care Conscience Rights Act to Stop Obama Administration's Assault on Religious Freedom
Feb. 25, 2013 Black, Olson & Vitter Demand Answers, Call for GAO Report to Protect Women's Health Care and Taxpayer Dollars
July 24, 2012 Black's Statement on Latest CBO Score of the President's Health Care Law
July 11, 2012 GOP Freshman Special Order
June 27, 2012 Two Audits Detail IRS's Failure to Properly Account for Taxpayer Funds Used in Implementing Democrats' Health Care Law
June 7, 2012 Health Care Cost Reduction Act of 2012
June 7, 2012 Obamacare, Medical Device, Medicine Cabinet Tax Repeals, and FSA Improvement
June 1, 2012 Congressman Black's Statement on May Jobs Report
May 23, 2012 The Lebanon Democrat - Congressman Black Tours Charis While in Wilson
March 23, 2012 Black Marks Two Year Anniversary of ObamaCare at Rally for Religious Freedom, Holds Rural Health Care Roundtable
March 22, 2012 Black Votes to Protect Seniors from Medicare Rationing Board
March 22, 2012 The Daily News Journal - Black, DesJarlais Vote to Repeal Health Care Advisory Board
March 21, 2012 Protecting Access to Healthcare Act
Feb. 2, 2012 Letter to Barry Rand
Nov. 16, 2011 Camp, Herger, Black Statements on H.R. 674 to Repeal the 3 Percent Withholding Provision on Government Contractors
Nov. 10, 2011 Black's Legislation to Close Medicaid Loophole in Health Care Law Passes Senate in Overwhelming Bipartisan Vote
Oct. 27, 2011 House Approves Legislation to Repeal 3 Percent Withholding Rule and Modify the Income Definition for Certain Health Care Programs
Oct. 26, 2011 Providing for Consideration of HR 2576, Modifying Income Calculation for Health Care Programs, and Providing for Consideration of HR 674, Withholding Repeal and Job Creation Act
Oct. 13, 2011 Committee Approves Legislation to Repeal 3 Percent Withholding Rule and Modify the Income Definition for Certain Health Care Programs
Oct. 5, 2011 Hearing of the House Ways and Means Committee - Markup of 3% Withholding Rule and Modifying the Income Definition for Certain Health Care Programs
July 21, 2011 Black Introduces Bill to Close Loophole in Health Care Law Allowing Middle Class Americans to Qualify for Medicaid
June 15, 2011 Human Events-Nurses in Congress Rip Obama's 'Plan' to Save Medicare
June 3, 2011 The Tennessean-Medicare Must Change, and GOP's Plan Will Work
May 31, 2011 Medicare
May 4, 2011 Bills Repeal Funding for State-Based Exchanges and Health Center Construction, Saves Estimated $14 Billion and $200 Million, Respectively
April 13, 2011 Black Votes to Repeal ObamaCare "Slush Fund"
March 25, 2011 Black on One-Year Anniversary of Health Care Law
March 1, 2011 The Doctors Caucus: House of Representatives
Jan. 20, 2011 Instructing Certain Committees to Report Legislation Replacing the Job-Killing Health Care Law
Jan. 19, 2011 Black Votes to Repeal Costly Health Care Law
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Healthcare
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Health Care
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