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Bob Menendez's Public Statements on Issue: Health and Health Care

Full Name: Robert 'Bob' Menendez
Office: U.S. Senate (NJ) - Sr, Democratic
First Elected: 01/18/2006
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2018
Gender: Male
Family: Divorced; 2 Children: Alicia, Robert
Birth Date: 01/01/1954
Birth Place: New York, NY
Home City: Hoboken, NJ
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
Issue Position: Seniors
Issue Position: Healthcare - Family Health and Support
Issue Position: Healthcare - Increasing Prevention and Early Detection
Issue Position: Seniors - Long-Term Care
Issue Position: Healthcare
Issue Position: Healthcare - Children's Health Care
June 30, 2014 Sen. Menendez: SCOTUS Just Gave a Woman's Boss Veto Power over Personal Health Care Needs
June 27, 2014 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services - Medicare Part D Policy
June 25, 2014 Menendez Hears Personal Stories From NJ Families that Illuminate Importance of Children's Health Care Funding
June 25, 2014 Menendez Hails House Passage of Autism Bill, Readies for Senate Action
June 16, 2014 Sen. Menendez Breaks Ground on New Camden Health Center
June 11, 2014 Veterans' Access to Care Bill Passes Senate
June 9, 2014 Menendez Introduces Autism CARES Act
June 3, 2014 Letter to Kenneth Mizrach, Director of the VA New Jersey Health Care System- Demanding Answers About VA Facilities that Treat NJ Vets
May 28, 2014 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services - Regarding Lung Cancer Screenings
May 1, 2014 Senators Booker and Menendez Announce Grant for New Jersey Veterans Assistance
May 1, 2014 Sen. Menendez on NJ's New ACA Enrollment Numbers
May 1, 2014 Senate Passes Cardin-Schatz-Menendez Resolution Recognizing Minority Health Awareness Month
April 29, 2014 Menendez Says SCOTUS Decision on Cross-State Pollution Win for NJ
March 27, 2014 Menendez Says New Stats on Autism Should Be Cause for Alarm and Call for Action
March 6, 2014 Menendez Introduces Senate Resolution Supporting Safety and Well-Being of High School Athletes
March 6, 2014 Menendez, Fischer Introduce Bill to Address Problems with "Two Midnight Rule"
Jan. 27, 2014 NFL Endorses Menendez, Pascrell Bill to Help Protect Student-Athletes from Head Injuries
Nov. 18, 2013 Menendez Legislation Extending the President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief Passes the Senate
Nov. 15, 2013 Letter to Senators Jeff Sessions and Patty Murray - Funding for Medical Research
Nov. 8, 2013 Join Sens. Menendez, Durbin, Booker & Reps. Crowley, Doyle, Smith for Congressional Screening of Autism Documentary
Nov. 7, 2013 Menendez, Booker Announce $2.5 mil. in ACA Funding to Expand Access to Quality, Affordable Health Care
Sept. 26, 2013 Sens. Menendez, Cardin, Burr Lead Senate in Recognition of National Infant Mortality Awareness Month
Sept. 25, 2013 Menendez, Corker Introduce Legislation to Strengthen Pepfar and the Global Fight Against HIV/AIDS
Sept. 17, 2013 Menendez, Pascrell Reintroduce ConTACT ACT to help protect student athletes from the dangers of sports-related concussions
July 22, 2013 Town News - Menendez Touts Legislation to Aid Adults on Autism Spectrum
July 15, 2013 Sen. Menendez Joins with Autism Speaks, ECLC of New Jersey to Unveil Bill to Focus National Attention and Resources on Young Adults "Aging Out' of Autism Services
May 21, 2013 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner - Protect Life-Saving Treatments For End-Stage Renal Disease
April 26, 2013 Letter to Chair and Ranking Member of Subcommittee on Labor, Health, and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies Tom Harkin and Jerry Moran - Senators Seek Support for Seniors
April 9, 2013 Menendez Applauds Over $16.5 Million in Funding to Help Low-Income New Jerseyans Living With HIV/AIDS
April 8, 2013 Menendez: It's Time to Turn Autism Awareness into Autism Action
April 2, 2013 On World Autism Day, Menendez Calls for Awareness to Become Action
March 26, 2013 Menendez Reintroduces Bill to Expand and Improve Research for Tourette Syndrome
March 22, 2013 Senators Menendez, Rubio Fill Senate Companion to Rep. Pierluisi's Bill Seeking Equal Treatment for Puerto Rico Hospitals Under the HITECH Act
March 22, 2013 Concurrent Budget Resolution on the Budget, Fiscal Year 2014
March 20, 2013 Menendez Reacts to New Survey Showing 1 in 50 Children in U.S. Are Identified As Having Autism
March 7, 2013 JOINT RELEASE: Senator Menendez, Representatives DeGette & Stivers Introduce Bill to Make Dental Care Available to Low-Income Individuals
Jan. 30, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Protect Public Health
Sept. 11, 2012 Menendez Statement on the Anniversary of 9/11
Aug. 13, 2012 Camden-Area Health Care Providers Turning Adversity Into Excellence
July 11, 2012 Lautenberg, Menendez Announce More than $920,00 for Cooper University Hospital
July 10, 2012 Lautenberg, Menendez Announce More than $3.1 Million for Women's Health Facilities
July 2, 2012 Menendez, Lautenberg Announce More than $540,000 Investment in Transportation Services for Morris County Veterans
July 2, 2012 Menendez Announces Federal Investments to Expand Access to Health Care and Hire Cops in Cumberland County
June 28, 2012 Menendez: Americans Win A Huge Health Care Reform Victory; Joe Kyrillos is on the Wrong Side of History
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