or Login to see your representatives.

Access Candidates' and Representatives' Biographies, Voting Records, Interest Group Ratings, Issue Positions, Public Statements, and Campaign Finances

Simply enter your zip code above to get to all of your candidates and representatives, or enter a name. Then, just click on the person you are interested in, and you can navigate to the categories of information we track for them.

Public Statements

Hal Rogers' Public Statements on Issue: Drugs

Full Name: Harold 'Hal' Rogers
Office: U.S. House (KY) - District 5, Republican
First Elected: 11/04/1980
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 5
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary May 20, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Cynthia; 3 Children: Anthony, Allison, John
Birth Date: 12/31/1937
Birth Place: Wayne County, KY
Home City: Somerset, KY
Religion: Baptist
Date Title
Issue Position: Illegal Drugs
July 16, 2014 CDC Director Makes House Call to Eastern Kentucky
June 19, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Immigration
June 18, 2014 Hearing of the Financial Services Subcommitee of the House Appropriations Committee - Markup of the FY15 Financial Services and General Government Appropriations Bill
June 11, 2014 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015
May 28, 2014 Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015
April 30, 2014 Hearing of the Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Subcommittee of the House Appropriations Committee - FY 2015 Commerce, Justice, Science Bill
April 21, 2014 Rogers Joins UNITE for National Summit on Drug Abuse This Week
April 16, 2014 Rogers Partners With Colombian Officials to Discuss the Fight Against Illegal Drugs
April 4, 2014 Rogers Continues Fight on Drug Abuse
March 28, 2014 Rogers Applauds Drug Abuse Treatment Efforts in Ky River Area
March 26, 2014 Letter to Daniel Levinson, Inspector General of the Department of Health and Human Services - Zohydro
March 13, 2014 Lynch and Rogers Introduce Bill to Withdraw FDA Approval of High-Dose Narcotic Painkiller Zohydro ER
Jan. 24, 2014 2014 National Rx Drug Abuse Summit Heads to Atlanta
Aug. 8, 2013 Rogers Visits Harlan County Boys & Girls Club
Aug. 6, 2013 Rogers Visits Cowboy Up for Christ
May 10, 2013 Rogers Disappointed by FDA Painkiller Decision
April 26, 2013 Hearing of the House Appropriations Committee Subcommittee on Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies - Food and Drug Administration Budget Hearing
April 18, 2013 Hearing of the House Committee on Appropriations and the Subcommittee on Military Construction and Veterans Affairs - Department of Veterans Affairs FY 2014 Budget Hearing
April 16, 2013 Keep Crushable Pills Off the Market
April 12, 2013 Column - Ten Years - UNITED
April 10, 2013 Prescription Drug Abuse
April 2, 2013 Rogers Joins UNITE at 2nd National Rx Drug Abuse Summit
March 21, 2013 Rogers Co-Sponsors Bill to Combat Abuse of Oxycontin
March 20, 2013 Rogers Supports Bill to Reschedule America's Most Abused Prescription Painkiller
March 13, 2013 Press Conference 3/15: Keating, Rogers Introduce Federal Legislation to Promote Abuse-Deterrent Technologies in Addictive Painkillers
Jan. 10, 2013 Rahall and Rogers Continue Efforts to Fight Drug Abuse
Dec. 18, 2012 Keep Crushable Pills Off the Market
Dec. 3, 2012 New From the Hill
Oct. 26, 2012 All Hands on Deck
Sept. 24, 2012 Rogers Joins the Campaign to End Medicine Abuse Among Teens
Aug. 1, 2012 The Medicine Cabinet Epidemic
Aug. 1, 2012 Rogers, Congressional Caucus on Prescription Drug Abuse Urges FDA to Act to Reduce Rx Drug Abuse
Aug. 1, 2012 News on the Hill
July 19, 2012 Rogers Prods FDA to Fight Prescription Drug Abuse, Co-Sponsors Legislation to Develop Tamper-Resistant Rx Drugs
June 26, 2012 Rogers Welcomes UNITE Director to Washington for Rx Drug Abuse Caucus Briefing
May 24, 2012 Rogers Applauds Landmark Agreement to Facilitate Interstate Rx Data Exchange
May 4, 2012 Hollywood Stars Join Rogers to Kick-off The Dionysus Project and Discuss Drug Abuse
April 19, 2012 Tribute to Operation Unite for the Inaugural National Rx Drug Abuse Summit
April 12, 2012 Rogers Calls on Colleagues to Join the Congressional Caucus on Prescription Drug Abuse
March 29, 2012 Senators Portman, Whitehouse and Representative Rogers Introduce Legislation to Combat Prescription Drug Abuse
March 27, 2012 Hearing of the Financial Services and General Government Subcommittee of the House Appropriations Committee - Combat Scourge of Prescription Drug Abuse
March 7, 2012 Hearing of the Crime, Terrorism and Homeland Security Subcommittee of the House Judiciary Committee - The Prescription Drug Epidemic in America
Feb. 17, 2012 Hearing of the Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Subcommittee of the House Appropriations Committee - Budget Hearing - Department of Agriculture
Feb. 15, 2012 Hearing of the Homeland Security Subcommittee of the House Appropriations Committee - Budget for Department of Homeland Security
Dec. 23, 2011 Rogers: Funding Bill Reaches President's Desk with Key Drug Abuse Prevention Provisions
Dec. 9, 2011 Rogers Participates in Capitol Hill Roundtable to Combat Prescription Drug Fraud and Abuse
Nov. 17, 2011 Rogers Shepherds FY12 "Mini-Bus" to Final Passage; Heralds Return to Regular Order
Nov. 3, 2011 Motion to Instruct Conferees on H.R. 2112, Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012
Oct. 18, 2011 KNOA Names Rogers "Congressman of the Year"
Back to top