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Sanford Bishop, Jr.'s Public Statements on Issue: Health and Health Care

Office: U.S. House (GA) - District 2, Democratic
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 2
Date Title
July 14, 2016 Letter to the Honorable Paul Ryan, Speaker of the House - Democratic Conferees Urge Action on President's Full Zika Request Before Recess
July 13, 2016 Letter to the Hon. Paul Ryan, Speaker of the House - Act on Flint Before House Adjourns
July 5, 2016 Letter to Ms. Mary Anne Penner, Director of Stamp Services of the Postal Service - Issue an Alzheimer's Research Semipostal Stamp
June 23, 2016 House Appropriations Democrats Oppose Partisan Conference Report
June 22, 2016 House Appropriations Democrats Statement on Zika Conference Report
May 17, 2016 Congressman Bishop Focuses on Healing Human Cost of War
May 16, 2016 Letter to the Honorable Paul Ryan, Speaker, U.S. House of Representatives - Emergency Funding for Zika Virus
Feb. 10, 2016 Letter to the Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United States - On Zika Virus
Oct. 14, 2015 Congressman Bishop Announces $266,230 Grant For First Choice Primary Care in Macon
Sept. 29, 2015 Letter to the Hon. Andrew Slavitt, Acting Administrator, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services - Cuts to Medicare Payments for Colorectal Cancer
Sept. 28, 2015 Letter to The Hon. Shaun Donovan, Director, Office of Management and Budget and The Hon. Sylvia Mathews Burwell, Secretary, Department of Health and Human Services - Meaningful Use Stage 3
Aug. 5, 2015 Letter to Andy Slavitt, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Acting Administrator - Medical Innovation Regulations
April 29, 2015 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2016
April 2, 2015 Congressman Bishop Statement on FTC / Phoebe Putney Court Agreement
Oct. 17, 2014 Issue Position: Veterans
Oct. 14, 2014 Congressman Bishope Announces $962,000 Grant Awarded to Project for Strengthening Caregiving for People with Alzheimer's Disease
Aug. 14, 2014 Rep. Bishop, Rep. McMorris Rodgers Work for Military Families
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
May 30, 2014 Letter to Sloan Gibson, Acting Secretary of Veterans Affairs - Review of VA Waiting Lists
May 30, 2014 Congressman Sanford Bishop Statement on Shinseki Resignation
May 22, 2014 Congressman Bishop Statement on President's Comments Regarding Investigation Into VA Service Failure
May 15, 2014 Congressman Bishop Expresses Outrage to Allegations Regarding VA Cost-Cutting
April 30, 2014 Hearing of the Military Construction, Veterans Affairs Subcommittee of the House Appropriations Committee - 2015 Military Construction-VA Appropriations Act
April 30, 2014 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015
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
April 2, 2014 Congressman Sanford Bishop, Peter King Advocate for Funding of Prostate Cancer Research
March 27, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Pediatric Acquired Brain Injury Plan
Jan. 10, 2014 Letter to Samantha Power, Ambassador to the United Nations - Address Haiti Cholera Epidemic
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Health Care
Nov. 22, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House, and Nancy Pelosi, Minority Leader of the House - Reps. Flores, Maffei Lead Bipartisan Effort to Pass Long-Term Fix to Medicare Sustainable Growth Rate
Oct. 11, 2013 Congressman Bishop Statement on Temporary Health Issue
Sept. 12, 2013 Congressman Bishop Presses For Health Care Affordability
July 12, 2012 Bishop, Rangel & Thompson Introduce Bipartisan Bill Designed to Increase Use of Telemedicine by VA
June 28, 2012 Bishop Calls SCOTUS Decision on Healthcare a Victory for Georgia
June 28, 2012 Bishop Calls Scotus Decision on Healthcare a Victory for Georgia
April 19, 2012 Bishop's Response to Department of Defense Adding Mental Health Clinicians
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Health Care
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Veterans
Dec. 14, 2011 Conference Report on H.R. 1540, National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2012
Nov. 22, 2011 Letter to Chairmen Leahy and Granger, and Ranking Members Graham and Lowey
Nov. 1, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner
May 26, 2011 Bishop Unveils Suicide Prevention PSAs
April 29, 2011 Bishop Breaks Ground on New Martin Army Hospital
March 3, 2011 Bishop Statement after House Passage of 1099 Reform Bill
Jan. 20, 2011 The Atlanta Journal-Constitution - Georgians in Congress follow party lines in health vote
Jan. 19, 2011 Repealing the Job-Killing Health Care Law Act
Jan. 17, 2011 WLTZ News - Congressman Bishop speaks at Medical Center MLK celebration
Aug. 10, 2010 Bishop Votes to Save Teacher Jobs & To Help States Balance Budgets
May 13, 2010 CBC Message to America
May 12, 2010 Op-Ed - Let's Get it Right: Health Care Not Rammed Through
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