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Lucille Roybal-Allard's Public Statements on Issue: Health and Health Care

Full Name: Lucille Roybal-Allard
Office: U.S. House (CA) - District 40, Democratic
First Elected: 11/03/1992
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 40
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 3, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: Edward; 4 Children: Ricardo, Lisa, Angela, Guy Mark
Birth Date: 06/12/1941
Birth Place: Boyle Heights, CA
Home City: Los Angeles, CA
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
July 18, 2014 Letter to Shaun Donovan, Director of the Office of Management and Budget - Publish Revised Poultry Slaughter Rule, Open New Public Comment Period, Solicit Public Comments
June 24, 2014 Newborn Screening Saves Lives Reauthorization Act of 2014
June 17, 2014 Letter to Dr. Francis Collins, Director of the National Institutes of Health - Make Demographic Data Public for All Clinical Trials
April 14, 2014 Rep. Roybal-Allard Reacts to House Republican Budget
March 26, 2014 Affordable Care Act
Feb. 21, 2014 Letter to Karen DeSalvo, National Coordinator for Health Informational Technology, and Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services - Leverage Meaningful Use Program to Reduce Health Disparities
Jan. 15, 2014 Providing for Consideration of Senate Amendments to H.R. 3547, Space Launch Liability Indemnification Extension Act; Providing for Proceedings During the Period from January 17, 2014, through January 24, 2014; and for other Purposes
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. 8, 2013 Rep. Roybal-Allard Announces $30.6 Million Being Awarded To Community Health Centers in CA to Expand Access to Health Care
Oct. 18, 2013 Letter to Director Dr. Thomas Frieden, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - Do Not Muzzle Independent Lead Poisoning Prevention Group
Sept. 18, 2013 Rep. Roybal-Allard Hails Passage of Final Rule to Extend Minimum Wage Overtime to In-home Care Workers
Sept. 6, 2013 Tri-Caucus Convenes Health Disparities Summit in Albuquerque
Aug. 22, 2013 Letter to Director Francis Collins, National Institutes of Health - Continuation of Health Economics Research
Aug. 2, 2013 Letter to Secretary Kathleen Sebelius, Department of Health and Human Services - Reevaluate Discriminatory Blood Donation Policy
June 20, 2013 Rep. Bera and Coalition of Women's Health Champions Introduce Bill Calling for National Women's Wellness Public Awareness Campaign
June 6, 2013 Congresswoman Lucille Roybal-Allard Introduces Moms Bill for Better Maternal Care
March 22, 2013 Rep. Roybal-Allard and Rep. Simpson Introduce the Newborn Screening Saves Lives Reauthorization Act
Jan. 10, 2013 DeLauro, Harkin, Roybal-Allard Release GAO Report On Children's Mental Health Care
July 11, 2012 Opposition to Repealing the Affordable Care Act
May 18, 2012 CAPAC Members Mark First Ever National Hepatitis Testing Day
April 3, 2012 Rep. Roybal-Allard Celebrates National Public Health Week, Introduces Resolution
March 23, 2012 Rep. Roybal-Allard Hails Two Year Anniversary of Healthcare Law, Benefits Already Felt in 34th District
March 20, 2012 Rep. Royal-Allard Praises Health Care Reform for Women, Pushes for Continued Focus on Maternal Care
Dec. 14, 2011 Letter to Secretary Kathleen Sebelius, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Dec. 8, 2011 Letter to John Boehner, House Speaker, and Nancy Pelosi, Minority Leader of the House
Nov. 8, 2011 Rep. Roybal-Allard Calls on Supercommittee to Protect Funding for Community Health Centers
Nov. 1, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner
Oct. 26, 2011 Breast Cancer Awareness Month
Oct. 13, 2011 Letter to Members of the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction
Sept. 23, 2011 One Year After the Patient's Bill of Rights in the Affordable Care Act went Into Effect, Congresswoman Lucille Roybal-Allard Announces that Millions of Americans are Benefitting from Improved Coverage and Lower Costs
Sept. 16, 2011 Barbara Lee, Tri-Caucus Members Introduce the Health Equity and Accountability Act
Aug. 10, 2011 In Observance of National Health Center Week August 7-13, Congresswoman Lucille Roybal-Allard (CA-34) Praises America's Health Centers for Making Quality Health Care Affordable to Low-Income Families
July 29, 2011 On its 46th Anniversary, Congresswoman Lucille Roybal-Allard Vows to Continue Fighting to Protect Medicare
July 28, 2011 Congresswoman Lucille Roybal-Allard (CA-34), U.S. Senator Barbara Boxer (D-CA), Introduce the Communities of Color Teenage Pregnancy Prevention Act of 2011
July 27, 2011 Communities of Color Teen Pregnancy Prevention Act of 2011
July 15, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack H. Obama, President of the United States
July 8, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack H. Obama, President of the United States
June 29, 2011 National Study Reveals: Origins of an Epidemic -- Teen Substance Use America's #1 Public Health Problem
June 2, 2011 Moms for the 21st Century Act Introduction
May 16, 2011 Letter to President Obama
May 11, 2011 Congresswoman Roybal-Allard (CA-34) Honored for Her Efforts to Provide Accessible and Quality Health Care for All Families
April 18, 2011 Congresswoman Roybal-Allard Signs On To Co-Sponsor The "Prescribe a Book Act"
April 15, 2011 Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2012
April 15, 2011 Rep. Roybal-Allard Votes Against Republican Budget Plan: Calls the Measure Damaging to Our Country
April 15, 2011 Congresswoman Roybal-Allard, Sen. Lautenberg, Introduce Bill to Reauthorize Programs that Prevent Underate Drinking
April 14, 2011 Rep. Roybal-Allard Urges Summit Participants to Fight to Fully Fund Health Reform to Address Health Disparities in Latino Communities
April 14, 2011 Correcting the Enrollment of H.R. 1473
April 13, 2011 Repealing Prevention and Public Health Fund: House of Representatives
April 13, 2011 Congresswoman Lucille Roybal-Allard (CA-34) Fights Proposal to Eliminate Federal Funding for Public Health and Prevention Efforts
April 13, 2011 Op-ed by Rep. Roybal-Allard: Protecting Our Air and Public Health
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