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Henry Waxman's Public Statements on Issue: Unemployed and Low-Income

Full Name: Henry A. Waxman
Office: U.S. House (CA) - District 33, Democratic
First Elected: 1974
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Janet; 2 Children: Michael, Shai
Birth Date: 09/12/1939
Birth Place: Los Angeles, CA
Home City: Los Angeles, CA
Religion: Jewish
Date Title
June 2, 2014 GAO Report on Self-Referring Providers' Referring Medicare Patients for Physical Therapy
May 13, 2014 Los Angeles Daily News - Sequestration Hitting California Hard: Henry Waxman
April 9, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Immediate Vote on Unemployment Insurance Deal
April 4, 2014 Letter to Jack Kingston, Chairman and Rosa DeLauro, Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Labor for Health and Human Services and Education - Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program Funding
March 26, 2014 Hearing of the Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Where Have All the Patients Gone? Examining the Psychiatric Bed Shortage
March 10, 2014 Letter to Fred Upton, Chairman Committee on Energy and Commerce and Tim Murphy, Chairman of the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations - Hearing to Examine Impact on Americans with Mental Illnesses of States' Refusal to Expand Medicaid
March 6, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Don't Leave Jobless Veterans Behind
Jan. 30, 2014 Letter to Thomas Perez, Secretary, Department of Labor - California's Delayed Unemployment Insurance Benefits
Jan. 30, 2014 Rep. Henry A. Waxman Announces Plans to Retire from Congress
Jan. 16, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives and Eric Cantor, Majority Leader of the House of Representatives - Emergency Unemployment Compensation
Nov. 15, 2013 Letter to Senators Debbie Stabenow and Thad Cochran and Representatives Frank Lucas and Collin Peterson - Do No Cut Food Stamps
Sept. 19, 2013 Rep. Waxman Votes Against Increasing Hunger in America
Aug. 13, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - SNAP Funding
June 12, 2013 Hearing of the House Health Subcommittee of the Energy and Commerce Committee - The Need for Medicaid Reform: A State Perspective
June 4, 2013 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Acting Administrator of Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services - Memorandum of Understanding
Feb. 15, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Medicare, Medicaid, and Social Security
Feb. 14, 2013 Letter to Jeffery Zeints, Acting Director Office of Management and Budget - Fund West LA VA Renovation for Homeless Vets
Dec. 7, 2012 Letter to House and Senate Leadership - Unemployment
Oct. 17, 2012 Report on Impacts of Ryan Budget on Seniors in LA Metro Area
Sept. 19, 2012 Taking Essential Steps for Testing Act of 2012
May 10, 2012 Sequester Replacement Reconciliation Act of 2012
March 28, 2012 Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2013
Dec. 20, 2011 Sense of House Regarding Any Final Measure to Extend Certain Expiring Provisions
Dec. 7, 2011 Extending Unemployment Insurance
Nov. 18, 2011 Proposing a Balanced Budget Amendment to the Constitution
Oct. 27, 2011 Letter to Attorney General Harris
Aug. 2, 2011 Budget Control Act of 2011
July 19, 2011 Cut, Cap, and Balance Act of 2011
July 15, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack H. Obama, President of the United States
July 15, 2011 Cicilline to Leader Pelosi: Protect Social Security, Medicare & Medicaid Benefits
July 8, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack H. Obama, President of the United States
May 16, 2011 Letter to President Obama
Dec. 9, 2010 Medicare and MEdicaid Extenders Act of 2010
Sept. 24, 2010 Letter to Speaker Pelosi and Majority Leader Reid
June 24, 2010 Affordable Healthcare for America Act
Jan. 27, 2009 American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009
April 22, 2008 Protecting the Medicaid Safety Net Act of 2008
March 3, 2008 Report Finds HHS Has Failed to Ensure Fiscal Integrity of Medicaid in FL, VT Demonstrations
Dec. 20, 2007 Letter to The Honorable Julie Gerberding, M.D., M.P.H. Director, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
March 6, 2006 Rep. Tierney Calls for CSBG Program Funding
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Henry Waxman on Protecting America's Most Vulnerable
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Reproductive Health
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Education
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Holocaust Remembrance & Restitution
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