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Ed Markey's Public Statements on Issue: Health and Health Care

Full Name: Edward 'Ed' J. Markey
Office: U.S. Senate (MA) - Jr, Democratic
First Elected: 06/25/2013
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Announced, Democratic for U.S. Senate
Primary Sept. 9, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Susan Blumenthal
Birth Date: 07/11/1946
Birth Place: Malden, MA
Home City: Malden, MA
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
Aug. 2, 2012 Markey, House Dems Introduce Bill to Protect Human Subjects in Clinical Trials
July 11, 2012 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 4402, National Strategic and Critical Minerals Production Act of 2012
July 11, 2012 Markey Releases New Data on Impacts of Automatic Budget Cuts on Critical Health Research, Early Childhood Education, Poverty Programs
June 20, 2012 Food and Drug Administration Safety and Innovation Act
June 8, 2012 Letter to the Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services
June 7, 2012 Markey Queries HHS About Plans for Automatic Budget Cuts
June 5, 2012 Markey Statement on Johnson & Johnson Decision to Stop Marketing Transvaginal Mesh Medical Device
May 31, 2012 Markey to FDA: Stop Use of Toxic Chemical in Children's Shampoo
May 30, 2012 Markey Supports FDA Reform Act, Calls for Action on Medical Device Reform
May 22, 2012 Patrick-Murray Administration Proposal Approved; $628 Million to be Invested in Massachusetts Safety Net Hospitals
May 17, 2012 National Plan to Fight Alzheimer's Disease is Unveiled
May 16, 2012 Markey, Waxman, Slaughter Applaud New Limits on Childhood Lead Poisoning
May 11, 2012 Markey, Slaughter: Is Ethanol Production Linked to Antibiotic Resistance?
May 10, 2012 Markey Legislation to Promote Access to New Treatments for Rare Diseases Included in FDA User Fee Act
May 10, 2012 Markey, Eshoo, Rogers Applaud Unanimous Committee Passage of Legislation to Improve Pediatric Medications
May 10, 2012 Sequester Replacement Reconciliation Act
May 8, 2012 Markey, Kerry, Capuano: Massachusetts Wins $11.6 Mil, More Expected for Innovative Health Care Reforms
April 24, 2012 Markey and Bipartisan Group of Congress Introduce Resolution in Support of National Goal to Prevent and Treat Alzheimer's Disease by 2025
April 24, 2012 Smith Joins Bipartisan Effort on Alzheimer's
April 18, 2012 Markey Calls for Stronger Medical Device Protections in FDA User Fee Act Legislative Package
April 9, 2012 Markey Applauds Approval of New Test To Help Detect Alzheimer's Disease
March 28, 2012 Reps. Eshoo, Markey, Rogers Introduce Legislation to Improve Pediatric Medications
March 28, 2012 Markey, Eshoo, Rogers Introduce Legislation to Improve Pediatric Medications
March 27, 2012 Markey, Schakowsky: Now Is Time to Close Loophole That Allows Toxic Chemicals in Cosmetics
March 26, 2012 Schakowsky, Markey: Now Is Time to Close Loophole That Allows Toxic Chemicals in Cosmetics
Feb. 8, 2012 Rogers, Markey Call for Reauthorization of Pediatric Medical Device Law
Feb. 1, 2012 Mikulski, Senate And House Leaders, Introduce Bipartisan Legislation To Fight Chronic Health Conditions
Jan. 18, 2012 Alzheimer's Disease Budget and National Plan
Dec. 21, 2011 Governor Patrick Announces $26.7 Billion Medicaid Waiver Agreement
Dec. 15, 2011 Lawmakers Concerned About Medical Device Safety
Dec. 14, 2011 Lawmakers Concerned About Medical Device Safety
Dec. 7, 2011 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Acting Administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
Dec. 2, 2011 Bipartisan Group of Lawmakers Query TRICARE After Security Breach
Nov. 30, 2011 Reps. Markey, Smith Send Bipartisan Recommendations for Nat'l Alzheimer's Plan
Nov. 1, 2011 Capps, Markey, Matsui Re-Introduce Legislation to Improve the Public Health Response to Climate Change
Nov. 1, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner
Oct. 20, 2011 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary, Department of Health and Human Services,
Oct. 11, 2011 Markey to FDA: Now Is Time To Ban BPA From All Food, Beverage Containers
Oct. 11, 2011 EPA Regulatory Relief Act of 2011
Oct. 7, 2011 Markey, Military Leaders, Health and Nonprolif Advocates Call for Cuts to Nuclear Budg
Oct. 7, 2011 Markey Statement on Industry Petition to Remove BPA from Baby Bottles and Sippy Cups
Oct. 6, 2011 EPA Regulatory Relief Act of 2011
Sept. 21, 2011 Markey Commemorates World Alzheimer's Day
Sept. 20, 2011 Congressmen Markey, Smith Praise UN Action on Alzheimer's Disease
Sept. 13, 2011 Markey Statement on World Alzheimer's Report 2011
Sept. 10, 2011 Rep. Markey Speaks at Hallmark Health's Annual Gala, TD Garden in Boston
Sept. 9, 2011 Health Care Forums
Sept. 8, 2011 GAO Issues Report on Pharmaceuticals in U.S. Drinking Water
Sept. 8, 2011 GAO Issues Report on Pharmaceuticals in U.S. Drinking Water
Aug. 17, 2011 Letter to: Mr. Gene L. Dodaro
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