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Bob Casey, Jr.'s Public Statements on Issue: Senior Citizens

Full Name: Robert 'Bob' P. Casey, Jr.
Office: U.S. Senate (PA) - Sr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/07/2006
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2018
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Terese; 4 Children: Elyse, Caroline, Julia, Marena
Birth Date: 04/13/1960
Birth Place: Scranton, PA
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
April 3, 2014 Letter to Tom Harkin, Chairman and Jerry Moran, Ranking Member of Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies - Seniors Programs
Feb. 28, 2014 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services - Proposed Medicare Rule
Feb. 10, 2014 Casey Pushes for Passage of Legislation that Would Create Nationwide Amber Alert Style System for Missing Seniors
Jan. 31, 2014 Casey Pushes for Passage of Legislation that Would Create Nationwide Amber Alert Style System for Missing Seniors
Dec. 20, 2013 Grassley, Casey Promote Proposal to Allow Residents of Continuing Care Retirement Communities to Receive Medicare Services in Integrated Arrangement
Oct. 21, 2013 Casey Files Court Brief to Support Path to Justice for Victims
Oct. 21, 2013 Casey, Schwartz Target Telemarketing Fraud Against Seniors
Oct. 21, 2013 Senator Markey Urges Justice for Victims in Telemarketing Fraud
Sept. 17, 2013 Labor Dept. Enacts Casey Proposal to Protect Direct Care Workers, Older Citizens Through Executive Order
July 25, 2013 Casey: Medicare's "Observation Status' Forces PA Medicare Beneficiaries to Unknowingly Rack Up Thousands in Medical Costs that Aren't Reimbursed
June 18, 2013 Casey Introduces New Bill to Combat Scams Against Seniors
May 13, 2013 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner -Continue Cost-Saving Program
Oct. 18, 2012 Casey, Nutter, Local Senior Discuss the Importance of Preserving and Protecting Social Security, Medicare
June 5, 2012 Letter The Honorable Marilyn Tavenner, Acting Administrator, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
Feb. 7, 2012 Blumenthal, Whitehouse, Franken, Casey Introduce Elder Protection and Abuse Prevention Act
Dec. 16, 2011 Casey, Schumer, Enzi and Wicker Introduce Bipartisan Bill Help Older Americans Access Care Close to Family and Friends
Dec. 15, 2011 Casey Praises Proposal to Strengthen Direct Care Workforce
Nov. 28, 2011 Unveils Legislation to Close Loopholes that Allowed Philly Basement Case Suspects to Evade Police for Years
Nov. 21, 2011 Letter to Jon Leibowitz, FTC Chairman
April 13, 2011 Casey Statement on Deficit Reduction and the President's Speech
April 5, 2011 Letter to The Honorable John Boehner, Speaker, U.S. House of Representatives
Dec. 17, 2010 Casey Bill to Give Beneficiaries Greater Choice in Medicare Advantage
Nov. 17, 2010 Casey: Protect Seniors from Medicare Premium Increases
Nov. 17, 2010 Kerry, Dodd, Bingaman, Casey Introduce Legislation to Protect Seniors from Medicare Premium Increases
March 15, 2010 Financial Regulation Bill Includes Provision to Protect Senior Investors From Fraud
Jan. 22, 2010 Letter to Majority Leader Reid and Chairman Baucus
Oct. 14, 2009 Casey Applauds Obama Call for Social Security COLA
Sept. 23, 2009 Casey Urges Payment To Offset Lack Of Social Security COLA
Sept. 23, 2009 MSNBC "The Ed Show" - Transcript
Sept. 10, 2009 Casey Introduces Legislation To Protect Senior Investors From Fraud
Sept. 10, 2009 Statements On Introduced Bills And Joint Resolutions
Sept. 10, 2009 Congressman Hodes Introduces Legislation to Protect Senior Investors from Fraud
Oct. 28, 2008 MSNBC - Transcript
Aug. 28, 2008 MSNBC "Road to the White House with David Gregory" - Transcript
July 29, 2008 Casey Named "Legislator of the Year"
July 9, 2008 Casey Praises Passage of Medicare Bill
July 2, 2008 Letter to Mr. Gene Dodaro, Acting Comptroller General, U.S. Government Accountability Office, Re: Investigation of PBCG Pension Payments
June 27, 2008 Key Provisions of H.R. 6331
June 27, 2008 Casey, Kohl Introduce Bill to Help Protect Seniors from Investment Fraud
June 27, 2008 Casey's Statement on Medicare Bill
March 12, 2008 Casey, Hatch Introduce Bill to Create Special Savings Accounts for Individuals With Disabilities
March 5, 2008 Letter to the Senate Budget Committee
Feb. 7, 2008 Casey: Stimulus Deal a Victory for Seniors and Disabled Vets
Feb. 4, 2008 Casey: Bush Budget Wrong for Pennsylvania
Dec. 19, 2007 Specter, Casey Announce Critical Medicare Fix for NEPA Hospitals
Nov. 15, 2007 Hearing of the Senate Special Committee on Aging - Nursing Home Transparency and Improvement
Oct. 1, 2007 Specter, Casey Receive Assurances on Medicare Fix
July 10, 2007 Senators Specter And Casey Introduce Community Cancer Care Preservation Act
May 16, 2007 Hearing: Joint Economic Committee-"Are the Explosive Costs of Elder Care Hurting Family Finances and Business Competition?"
May 9, 2007 Casey Signs On to Medicare Chronic Care Bill
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