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Alcee Hastings, Sr.'s Public Statements on Issue: Health and Health Care

Full Name: Alcee L. Hastings, Sr.
Office: U.S. House (FL) - District 20, Democratic
First Elected: 11/03/1992
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 20
Primary Aug. 26, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Divorced; 3 Children: Chelsea, Alcee, Leigh
Birth Date: 09/05/1936
Birth Place: Altamonte Springs, FL
Home City: Miramar, FL
Religion: African Methodist Episcopal
Date Title
Issue Position: Health Care
Issue Position: Health Care
Issue Position: Healthcare
Issue Position: International Relations - The Global AIDS Pandemic
July 25, 2014 Letter to Harry Reid, Majority Leader of the Senate, and John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Congress Must Stay in Session Until VA Problems Addressed
June 27, 2014 Hastings Marks 20th Annual National HIV Testing Day
June 20, 2014 Letter to Sloan Gibson, Acting Secretary of Veterans Affairs - VA Care for Victims of Sexual Assault
April 9, 2014 Hastings' Statement on the Congressional Black Caucus Budget
April 9, 2014 Blog: National Minority Health Awareness Month
April 4, 2014 Letter to Harold Rogers, Nita Lowey, Jack Kingston, and Rosa DeLauro - Increase Funding for the National Institutes of Health
April 2, 2014 Blog: Hastings on National Sickle Cell Advocacy Day
April 2, 2014 Letter to Rodney Frelinghuysen, Chairman, and Peter Visclosky, Ranking Member, of the House Subcommittee on Defense of the Appropriations Committee - Prostate Cancer
March 27, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Pediatric Acquired Brain Injury Plan
March 17, 2014 Letter to Rodney Frelinghuysen, John Culberson, Pete Visclosky, Sanford Bishop - Increase Funding for Military and Veteran Suicide Prevention and Outreach Programs
March 3, 2014 Blog: Hastings Marks National Nutrition Month
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. 10, 2014 Letter to Samantha Power, Ambassador to the United Nations - Address Haiti Cholera Epidemic
Dec. 9, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Curb Antibiotic Use on the Farm
Nov. 20, 2013 Letter to Co-Chairs Patty Murray and Paul Ryan, Fiscal Year 2014 Budget Conference Committee - Protect Social Security and Medicare
Nov. 13, 2013 Providing For Consideration of H.R. 2655, Lawsuit Abuse Reduction Act of 2013, And Providing for Consideration of H.R. 982, Furthering Asbestos Claim Transparency (FACT) Act of 2013
Oct. 30, 2013 Blog: Hastings on Ryan White Program and ACA Implementation
Oct. 18, 2013 Letter to Director Dr. Thomas Frieden, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - Do Not Muzzle Independent Lead Poisoning Prevention Group
Oct. 18, 2013 Hastings' Marks 20th Annual National Mammography Day and Breast Cancer Awareness Month
Oct. 15, 2013 Hastings on 11th Annual National Latino AIDS Awareness Day
Oct. 12, 2013 Bureau of Indian Affairs, Bureau of Indian Education, and Indian Health Service Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014
Sept. 18, 2013 Hastings Receives 2013 Excellence in Policy Award from the Eating Disorders Coalition
Aug. 26, 2013 Hastings Marks Opening of New AHF Broward Wellness Center
Aug. 18, 2013 Blog: Hastings Marks 23rd Anniversary of the Ryan White Program
Aug. 5, 2013 Hastings on the 20th Anniversary of the Implementation of the Family and Medical Leave Act
Aug. 2, 2013 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services - Reevaluate Discriminatory Blood Donation Policy
July 30, 2013 Hastings on the 48th Anniversary of Medicare and Medicaid
July 26, 2013 Hastings on Anniversary of Americans with Disabilities Act
July 23, 2013 Introducing the Wildlife Veterinarians Employment and Training Act of 2013
May 6, 2013 Blog: Hastings Recognizes National Nurses Week
April 22, 2013 Letter to John Culberson, Chair, and Sanford Bishop, Ranking Member, Subcommittee on Military Construction, Veterans' Affairs and Related Agencies
Jan. 10, 2013 Letter to Deputy Director Zients - Supporting Funding for Mental Health Programs
Oct. 1, 2012 Blog: Hastings Recognizes National Child Health Day
Aug. 3, 2012 On Introducing the PCIP Improvement Act of 2012
July 31, 2012 Introducing a Resolution in Support of the XIX International AIDs Conference
July 19, 2012 Welcoming the XIX International Aids Conference to Washington, DC
July 11, 2012 Hastings Blasts Republicans' Health Care Repeal Vote
June 29, 2012 June 29, 2012: Hastings Introduces Resolution Recognizing 2012 International AIDS Conference
June 28, 2012 Introducing a Resolution in Support of the XIX International AIDS Conference
June 27, 2012 June 27, 2012: Hastings Observes National HIV Testing Day
June 8, 2012 Letter to the Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services
May 20, 2012 Hastings Recognizes the International AIDS Candlelight Memorial
May 18, 2012 Hastings on HIV Vaccine Awareness Day
May 14, 2012 Blog: Hastings Recognizes National Women's Health Week
May 11, 2012 Blog: Hastings on Older Americans Month
May 7, 2012 Hastings Recognizes May as Mental Health Month and Children's Mental Health Awareness Week
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