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Joe Pitts' Public Statements on Issue: Health and Health Care

Full Name: Joseph 'Joe' R. Pitts
Office: U.S. House (PA) - District 16, Republican
First Elected: 11/05/1996
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 16
Primary May 20, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Virginia; 3 Children: Karen, Carol, Daniel
Birth Date: 10/10/1939
Birth Place: Lexington, KY
Home City: Kennett Square, PA
Religion: Protestant
Date Title
Dec. 12, 2013 ObamaCare Ads
Dec. 10, 2013 Hearing of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Health Subcommittee Vote on H.R. 3527, H.R. 1098, and H.R. 1281
Nov. 26, 2013 Supreme Court Will Consider Religious Rights Under Obamacare
Nov. 22, 2013 Newsletter - Joe Pitts
Nov. 22, 2013 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
Nov. 22, 2013 Newsletter - Joe Pitts
Nov. 19, 2013 Health Subcommittee Reviews FDA Final Guidance on Mobile Medical Devices
Nov. 15, 2013 Hearing of the House Committee on Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Health - Reviewing FDA's Implementation of FDASIA
Nov. 6, 2013 Good News for Families and Schools: Bill to Help Children Suffering from Severe Allergic Reactions Nears Enactment
Oct. 7, 2013 Food and Drug Administration Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014
Oct. 3, 2013 ObamaCare Repeal Pledge
Sept. 30, 2013 House Passes Bill to Make Pharmaceuticals Safer
Sept. 28, 2013 Committee Leaders Applaud Passage of Drug Quality and Security Act
Sept. 28, 2013 Drug Quality and Security Act
Aug. 16, 2013 How We Protect Religious Freedom
June 3, 2013 Safeguarding America's Pharmaceuticals Act of 2013
June 3, 2013 Animal Drug and Animal Generic Drug User Fee Reauthorization Act of 2013
May 23, 2013 Hearing of the House Subcommittee on Health - "Examining Drug Compounding"
May 8, 2013 Letter to Donald E. Williamson, State Health Officer - Gosnell Trial
May 7, 2013 Hearing of the Subcommittee on Health - "H.R. 1407 and a Bill to Amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act With Respect to the Pharmaceutical Distribution Supply Chain"
April 17, 2013 Committee Approves Helping Sick Americans Now Act
April 15, 2013 Helping Sick Americans Now Act Introduced
April 12, 2013 Letter to National Institutes of Health Director Francis S. Collins - Reports of Excessive PR Spending
April 9, 2013 Hearing of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - "Reauthorization of Animal Drug User Fees: ADUFA and AGDUFA"
April 3, 2013 Letter to Provider Companies - Sustainable Growth Rate (SGR) Repeal and Reform Proposal
March 22, 2013 Focusing on Medicaid Quality
March 19, 2013 Obamacare and Jobs
March 15, 2013 Health Subcommittee Shines Light on Increased Premiums Under the New Health Care Law
March 14, 2013 Letter to Secretary of U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius - Health Care Application
March 13, 2013 Committee Learns How Health Care Law Hurts Job Creation, the Economy, and Workers
March 12, 2013 Pitts Introduces Bill to Eliminate Health Slush Fund
March 8, 2013 Making It Harder to Make Ends Meet
March 5, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Americans with Pre-Existing Conditions
March 4, 2013 Pandemic and All-Hazards Preparedness Reauthorization Act of 2013
March 1, 2013 Fighting Fraud Requires Innovation
Feb. 8, 2013 A Regulatory Mess
Feb. 4, 2013 National Pediatric Research Network Act of 2013
Feb. 4, 2013 Children's Hospital GME Support Reauthorization Act of 2013
Jan. 31, 2013 Grassley, Hatch, Alexander, Enzi, Pitts, Cassidy Seek Details of Long-overdue Attention to Federal Discount Prescription Drug Program
Jan. 22, 2013 Pandemic and All-Hazards Preparedness Reauthorization Act of 2013
Jan. 15, 2013 Pitts, Pallone Re-introduce Legislation to Address National Pediatric Doctors Shortage
Dec. 12, 2012 Pitts' Statement on Corbett Health Exchange Decision
Nov. 29, 2012 MLR and Fraud
Nov. 28, 2012 Hearing of the Health Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Examining Options to Combat Health Care Waste, Fraud and Abuse
Nov. 2, 2012 Elections Shouldn't Shut Down Government
Oct. 19, 2012 Bipartisan Success Even in a Tough Year
Oct. 11, 2012 Committee Leaders Seek More Information from Massachusetts Firm Linked to Deadly Meningitis Outbreak
Oct. 9, 2012 Committee Leaders Seek Bipartisan Briefing on Fungal Meningitis Outbreak
Sept. 19, 2012 National Pediatric Research Network Act of 2012
Sept. 19, 2012 Taking Essential Steps for Testing Act of 2012
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