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Alcee Hastings, Sr.'s Public Statements on Issue: Senior Citizens

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: Social Security
Issue Position: Social Security
Issue Position: Healthcare
June 20, 2014 Letter to Carolyn Colvin, Commissioner of Social Security Administration - Reconsideration of SSA Decisions
March 10, 2014 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator of the Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services - Medicare Part D
Nov. 20, 2013 Letter to Co-Chairs Patty Murray and Paul Ryan, Fiscal Year 2014 Budget Conference Committee - Protect Social Security and Medicare
Oct. 12, 2013 Letter to Administrator Tavenner, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services - Protect Medicare Open Enrollment During Shutdown
Oct. 2, 2013 Progressive Change Campaign Committee: Social Security Protectors
Aug. 14, 2013 Hastings Statement on 78th Anniversary of the Social Security Act
July 30, 2013 Hastings on the 48th Anniversary of Medicare and Medicaid
July 2, 2013 Hastings Stands in Support of the Alliance for Retired Americans' Human Chain Day of Action
April 9, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Vote Against Benefit Cuts
Feb. 15, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Medicare, Medicaid, and Social Security
Dec. 13, 2012 Letter to President Obama - Medicare Eligibility
May 11, 2012 Blog: Hastings on Older Americans Month
Feb. 1, 2012 Hastings to Oppose the Repeal of the CLASS Act
Oct. 25, 2011 Hearing of the House Rules Committee - H.R. 2576
Aug. 14, 2011 Blog: Hastings Commemorates 76th Anniversary of Social Security
July 21, 2011 Letter to Barack H. Obama, President of the United States - Cuts to Social Security Revenue
July 1, 2011 Hastings Celebrates 45th Anniversary of Medicare
May 11, 2011 Blog: Hastings on Older Americans Month
Jan. 28, 2011 Hastings Joins Reps. Deutch, Frank, Carnahan, Pingree and Critz in Reintroduction of Preserving Our Promise to Seniors Act
May 25, 2010 "YouCut" or "CutYou"?
Sept. 29, 2008 Statement Regarding U.S. Economic Recovery Package
June 30, 2008 Hastings Blasts Senate Republicans for Failing to Address Medicare Cuts
Feb. 4, 2008 U.S. Representative Alcee L. Hastings Reacts to President Bush's Final Budget Request
Nov. 1, 2007 Introducing a Resolution Encouraging Increased Federal and State Support for Home and Community-Based Services
June 28, 2007 U.S. Representative Alcee L. Hastings Unveils New Website
April 18, 2007 Letter: To Leslie V. Norwalk, Esq., Acting Administrator, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
March 7, 2006 Florida Democrats Again Urge Immediate Help For Medically Needy
Jan. 31, 2006 Hastings to President Bush on the State of the Union: "Stop hiding behind 9-1-1, give us the 4-1-1!"
Dec. 15, 2005 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 2830, Pension Protection Act of 2005
Nov. 16, 2005 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 1065, United States Boxing Commission Act
June 21, 2005 Providing for Consideration of H.J. Res. 10, Constitutional Amendment Authorizing Congress to Prohibit Physical Desecration of the Flag of the US
April 8, 2005 U.S. Representatives Hastings and Wexler Oppose Governor Bush's Plan to Privatize Medicaid
April 7, 2005 Introducing a Resolution to Express the Sense of the House of Representatives in Support of Federal and State Funded In-Home Care of the Elderly
March 3, 2005 Waiting for Republicans to Put Something on the Table
Feb. 2, 2005 Representative Hastings to President Bush: "We've had enough rhetoric. We want the details!
Jan. 26, 2005 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 54, Congressional Gold Medal Enhancement Act of 2005
Nov. 19, 2004 Providing for Consideration of Motions to Suspend the Rules
Oct. 11, 2004 Introducing the Relief For Life-Saving Blood Donors Act 2004
May 5, 2004 Middle-Class Alternative Minimum Tax Relief Act of 2004
March 2, 2004 Introducing a Bill to Prohibit the Comparative Cost Adjustment Program from Operating in the State of Florida
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Social Security
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