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Sam Farr's Public Statements on Issue: Senior Citizens

Full Name: Samuel 'Sam' Farr
Office: U.S. House (CA) - District 20, Democratic
First Elected: 1993
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 20
Primary June 3, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Shary; 1 Child: Jessica
Birth Date: 07/04/1941
Birth Place: San Francisco, CA
Home City: Carmel, CA
Religion: Episcopalian
Date Title
June 20, 2014 Letter to Carolyn Colvin, Commissioner of Social Security Administration - Reconsideration of SSA Decisions
May 2, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Call for a 2015 Aging Conference
April 6, 2014 Santa Cruz Sentinel - Medicare Fix Started with Town Hall
March 14, 2014 Statement On The 51st Vote To Repeal Obamacare, Jeopardizing Medicare Reform Bill
Oct. 2, 2013 Progressive Change Campaign Committee: Social Security Protectors
July 31, 2013 Farr's "GPCI Fix' Would Improve Healthcare Access For Central Coast Families
Feb. 15, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Medicare, Medicaid, and Social Security
Jan. 15, 2013 Fiscal Cliff Deal Protects Seniors
Dec. 13, 2012 Letter to President Obama - Medicare Eligibility
Nov. 8, 2012 Medicare Recipients Have More High Quality Choices
April 4, 2012 Rep. Farr Hails Funds to Support Homeless Veterans
April 4, 2012 Farr, Local Health Leaders Mark Annversary of Health Care Reform
July 25, 2011 Letter to Democratic Leader Pelosi
July 21, 2011 Letter to Barack H. Obama, President of the United States - Cuts to Social Security Revenue
July 15, 2011 Cicilline to Leader Pelosi: Protect Social Security, Medicare & Medicaid Benefits
July 11, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack H. Obama, President of the United States
June 16, 2011 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the US House of Representatives - Prescription Drug Costs
June 7, 2011 Impacts of Republican Medicare Plan on Central Coast
Oct. 19, 2010 Rep. Sam Farr Hails Legislation to Provide One-Time $250 Check for Seniors
Oct. 15, 2010 Letter To Barack Obama, President of The United States - Social Security
May 28, 2010 House Advances Local Medicare Reimbursement Fix
April 15, 2009 Stimulus Lowers Taxes For 95% Of Workers
Nov. 5, 2008 Farr to Attend Gourley Funeral at Arlington Cemetery
July 15, 2008 Medicare Improvements for Patients and Providers Act of 2008 - Veto Message from the President of the United States
July 15, 2008 Congress Overrides Bush's Medicare Veto
June 24, 2008 Medicare Improvement for Patients and Providers Act of 2008
Dec. 19, 2007 Senate Caves on Medicare, S-CHIP
May 24, 2007 Farr Introduces Bill to Solve Unfair Medicare Payments to Local Doctors
Sept. 20, 2006 Federal Election Integrity Act of 2006
March 6, 2006 Rep. Tierney Calls for CSBG Program Funding
Feb. 1, 2006 Relating to Consideration of S. 1932, Deficit Reduction Act of 2005
Nov. 17, 2005 Announcement By the Speaker Pro Tempore
Oct. 3, 2005 Farr Fights to Help all Local Doctors
Feb. 3, 2005 Farr Responds to President's State of the Union Address
Jan. 20, 2005 Farr Attends Presidential Inaguration
Sept. 24, 2004 Letter to Mr. Glenn Tilton, Chair of United Airlines
Sept. 14, 2004 Amendments
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Health Care - Geographic Practice Cost Index (GPCI)
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Doctor Payments - Sustained Growth Rates
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: http://www.friendsoffarr.org/node/325
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