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Eliot Engel's Public Statements on Issue: Drugs

Full Name: Eliot L. Engel
Office: U.S. House (NY) - District 16, Democratic
First Elected: 11/08/1988
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Patricia; 3 Children
Birth Date: 02/18/1947
Birth Place: Bronx, NY
Home City: Bronx, NY
Religion: Jewish
Date Title
April 9, 2014 Hearing of the Western Hemisphere Subcommittee of the House Foreign Affairs Committee - Advancing U.S. Interests in the Western Hemisphere: The FY 2015 Foreign Affairs Budget
Sept. 9, 2013 Rep. Engel Announces Grants for Reducing Youth Substance Abuse
Aug. 23, 2012 Rep. Engel: $193,032 Grant Fights Underage Drinkin
June 15, 2011 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012
Sept. 2, 2010 Rep. Engel: 84,164 New Yorkers Received Their Donut Hole' Checks
July 29, 2010 House Approves Fair Sentencing Act
May 18, 2010 Rep. Engel Welcomes Mexican President Felipe Calderon to Washington
April 16, 2010 Rep. Engel Smoking Ban Around Federal Buildings Made Law
March 10, 2010 Engel Chairs Hearing On Future Of U.S. Policy Toward The Americas
Dec. 9, 2009 Hearing Of The Subcommittee On The Western Hemisphere Of The House Committee On Foreign Affairs - New Direction Or Old Path? Caribbean Basin Security Initiative
Dec. 8, 2009 Western Hemisphere Drug Policy Commission Act Of 2009
Dec. 8, 2009 House Passes Engel Bill To Create Drug Policy Commission
Nov. 9, 2009 Statement From Rep. Engel -- House Passes Historic Health Reform
Oct. 29, 2009 Rep. Engel Meets With Drug Control Policy Director Kerlikowske
Oct. 15, 2009 Hearing Of The Subcommittee On The Western Hemisphere Of The House Committee On Foreign Affairs- Assessing U.S. Drug Policy In The Americas
Oct. 15, 2009 Western Hemisphere Subcommittee Adopts Engel Bill To Create Drug Policy Commission
June 9, 2009 Hearing Of The Western Hemisphere Subcommittee Of The House Foreign Affairs Committee - Guatemala At A Crossroads
March 26, 2009 Engel Commends President Obama's Candid Approach To Mexico Drug Violence
Feb. 12, 2009 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States of America
Feb. 6, 2009 Rep. Engel Urges Support of the Drug Testing Integrity Act
Dec. 1, 2008 Statement from Rep. Engel On Guilty Plea From Makers of Drug Test Subversion Devices
Aug. 26, 2008 Engel Announces Drug Fighting Grant for MT Vernon
May 8, 2008 Hearing of the House Foreign Affairs Committee - Central America and the Merida Initiative
Feb. 27, 2008 Andean Trade Preference Extension Act of 2008
Nov. 14, 2007 Hearing of the House Foreign Affairs Committee - The Merida Initiative
Nov. 5, 2007 Engel's ‘Stop TB Now' Legislation Passes House
Nov. 5, 2007 Stop Tuberculosis (TB) Now Act of 2007
Oct. 25, 2007 Engel Holds Hearing On $1.4 Billion Security Assistance Package For Mexico And Central America
Oct. 22, 2007 Western Hemisphere Subcommittee to Hold Hearing on Thursday
Oct. 2, 2007 Recognizing That Violence Poses an Increasingly Serious Threat to Peace and Stability in Central America
July 13, 2007 Engel Endorses Bill Monitoring Drug Safety
June 27, 2007 Engel Decries Prevalence Of Violence In Central America
June 5, 2007 Home Infusion Therapy Coverage Act Of 2007
March 19, 2007 Introducing The Stop Tuberculosis Now Act of 2007
Feb. 7, 2007 Engel Co-Sponsors Methamphetamine Cleanup Bill
Jan. 12, 2007 Medicare Prescription Drug Price Negotiation Act of 2007
July 17, 2006 Medicare Home Infusion Therapy Consolidated Coverage Act of 2006
July 12, 2006 Engel Warns of Medicare Misinformation
June 23, 2006 Engel: Republican Prescription Drug Plan Flawed
May 23, 2006 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies
April 24, 2006 Engel Criticizes New Rx Drug Plan
March 13, 2006 Engel, Whitfield Introduce National Drug Testing Integrity Act
March 6, 2006 Engel Calls for More Funding to Reduce Generic Medication Backlog
Feb. 8, 2006 Engel Introduces Legislation to Relieve Additional Medicare Prescription Drug Costs
July 29, 2005 National Recovery Month
June 8, 2005 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2006
Feb. 12, 2004 Hearing of the House International Relations Committee - Afghanistan Drugs and Terrorism and U.S. Security Policy
Jan. 27, 2004 Medical Devices Technical Corrections Act
Jan. 1, 2010 Issue Position: Education
Issue Position: Medicare
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