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John Dingell's Public Statements on Issue: Health and Health Care

Full Name: John D. Dingell
Office: U.S. House (MI) - District 12, Democratic
First Elected: 12/13/1955
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Debbie; 4 Children: John, Chris, Jennifer, Jeanne
Birth Date: 07/08/1926
Birth Place: Colorado Springs, CO
Home City: Dearborn, MI
Religion: Catholic
Date Title
Issue Position: Veterans
Issue Position: Affordable Healthcare for America
Issue Position: Health Care
Issue Position: Healthcare
Issue Position: Healthcare
June 19, 2014 Whitfield, Dingell Applaud Subcommittee Markup of Sunscreen Innovation Act
May 30, 2014 Dingell Statement on the Resignation of VA Secretary Shinseki
May 27, 2014 Dingell Welcomes Affordable Care Act Grants for SE Michigan
April 4, 2014 Letter to Harold Rogers, Nita Lowey, Jack Kingston, and Rosa DeLauro - Increase Funding for the National Institutes of Health
March 27, 2014 Protecting Access to Medicare Act of 2014
March 27, 2014 Dingell Statement on House Failure to Pass Permanent Doc Fix Legislation
March 12, 2014 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services - Concern Regarding the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry's Ongoing Work at Camp Lejeune, North Carolina
Dec. 11, 2013 Gabriella Miller Kids First Research Act
Oct. 15, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Impact of the Government Shutdown on Energy and Commerce
Sept. 28, 2013 Drug Quality and Security Act
Sept. 28, 2013 Dingell Effort to Protect Public from Harmful Pharmaceuticals Passes House
Sept. 16, 2013 Letter to Chairmen Upton, Murphy, and Pitts - Hearing on Use of E-cigarettes, Cigars, and Pipe Tobacco
Sept. 16, 2013 Letter to Commissioner Margaret Hamburg, FDA - Regulating E-cigarettes
Aug. 15, 2013 Dingell Applauds Announcement of Health Care Navigators Funding for Michigan
Aug. 2, 2013 Dingell Denounces 40th Repeal Vote, Releases Health Care Guidebook for 12th District Residents
July 30, 2013 Dingell Statement on 48th Anniversary of Medicare
July 17, 2013 Dingell Statement on Continued Republican Efforts to Repeal the Affordable Care Act
May 7, 2013 Dingell Statement on Prescription Drug "Track & Trace" Markup
April 17, 2013 Dingell Questions FDA Commissioner on Meningitis Outbreak Oversight
April 15, 2013 Markey Report: Compounding Pharmacies Going Untracked, Unregulated, Under-inspected from Coast to Coast
April 15, 2013 House Democrats Release Report on Flawed Compounding Pharmacy Oversight
April 11, 2013 Dingell Calls for Compounding Pharmacists' Testimony Regarding Meningitis Outbreak
April 11, 2013 Letter to Honorable Tim Murphy, Chairman of the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations - Meningitis Outbreak
March 15, 2013 Senator Burr, Congressman Dingell Response to Camp Lejeune Water Contamination Report
March 15, 2013 Letter to Fred Upton and Henry Waxman, Chair and Ranking Member of the House Committee on Energy and Commerce - Camp LeJeune Water Contamination
Dec. 12, 2012 Asthma Inhalers Relief Act of 2012
Oct. 1, 2012 Letter to The Honorable Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner U.S. Food and Drug Administration
Aug. 20, 2012 Dingell Makes Stand Against Medicare Attacks
July 31, 2012 Honoring America's Veterans and Caring for Camp Lejeune Families Act of 2012
June 28, 2012 Dingell Applauds Supreme Court Decision to Uphold the Affordable Care Act
May 30, 2012 Food and Drug Administration Reform Act
May 11, 2012 Dingell Meets with Professional Nurses Council; Lauds Their Work and Honors National Nurses Week
May 8, 2012 Dingell Applauds Bipartisan Approval of FDA User Fee Agreements
March 23, 2012 Dingell Statement on Second Anniversary of Affordable Care Act
March 22, 2012 Protecting Access to Health Care Act
March 22, 2012 Dingell Calls GOP Efforts to Dismantle the Affordable Care Act Shameful
March 21, 2012 Dingell Lauds the Benefits of the Affordable Care Act; Admonishes GOP for Unsubstantiated Repeal Efforts
Feb. 1, 2012 Fiscal Responsibility and Retirement Security Act of 2011
Jan. 10, 2012 New Report Details Findings of Listeria Outbreak Investigation
Dec. 13, 2011 Middle Class Tax Relief and Job Creation Act of 2011
Nov. 15, 2011 Hearing of the Health Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Community Living Assistance Services and Supports (CLASS) Program
Nov. 1, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner
Oct. 27, 2011 H.R. 674 and H.R. 2576
Oct. 12, 2011 Hearing of the House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Commerce, Manugacturing, and Trade and Subcommittee on Health - "Food Marketing: Can 'Voluntary' Government Restrictions Improve Children's Health?"
Oct. 12, 2011 Letter to Chairman Upton, Chairman Pitts, and Chairman Stearns
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