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Eliot Engel's Public Statements on Issue: Health and Health Care

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
On The Ballot: Running, Working Families, Democratic for U.S. House - District 16
General Nov. 4, 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
Issue Position: Tuberculosis
June 25, 2014 Rep. Engel Says Autism Cares Act Extends Critical Funding for Autism
June 24, 2014 Autism Collaboration, Accountability, Research, Education. and Support Act of 2014
May 30, 2014 Congressman Engel Says Shinseki Put Country First By Resigning
May 7, 2014 Congressman Engel Honors Nurses
April 29, 2014 Letter to Steven Anderson, President and Chief Executive Officer of National Association of Chain Drug Stores - Ban Cigarette and Tobacco Product Sales
April 25, 2014 Congressman Engel Announces $4.1 Million HHS Grant fr Mount Vernon Neighborhood Health Center
April 23, 2014 Congressman Engel Urges Bronx, Westchester Residents to Participate in National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day
April 4, 2014 Letter to Harold Rogers, Nita Lowey, Jack Kingston, and Rosa DeLauro - Increase Funding for the National Institutes of Health
Jan. 15, 2014 Congress Passes Bipartisan Legislation to Reauthorize the National Poison Control Network
Jan. 10, 2014 Engel Statement on Appointment of Deborah Birx as Ambassador at Large and Coordinator of United States Government Activities to Combat HIV/AIDS Globally
Dec. 12, 2013 Green, Gingrey Introduce ADAPT Act to Safeguard Public Health
Dec. 2, 2013 Engel Statement on the signing into law of The PEPFAR Stewardship and Oversight Act of 2013
Nov. 25, 2013 Cong. Eliot Engel introduces Minority Diabetes Initiative Act
Nov. 22, 2013 Letter to House Speak Boehner and House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi - Reps. Flores, Maffei Lead Bipartisan Effort to Pass Long-Term Fix to Medicare Sustainable Growth Rate
Nov. 19, 2013 PEPFAR Stewardship and Oversight Act of 2013
Nov. 18, 2013 Bipartisan Group Introduces Legislation to Reauthorize the National Poison Control Network
Oct. 23, 2013 Engel: Bad Air Causes Cancer as Well as Asthma and Heart Problems
Oct. 15, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Impact of the Government Shutdown on Energy and Commerce
Oct. 4, 2013 Engel Statement on Proposed European Circumcision Ban
Sept. 28, 2013 Drug Quality and Security Act
Sept. 25, 2013 Ranking Member Engel Introduces Legislation Extending Critical Global HIV/AIDS Programs
Sept. 11, 2013 Congressman Eliot Engel on Anniversary of 9/11
Sept. 4, 2013 Engel Statement on Proposed European Circumcision Ban
Aug. 29, 2013 Rep. Engel Urges 9-11 Victims to Sign Up for the Victim Compensation Fund
Aug. 2, 2013 Rep. Engel Applauds FDA Clarification of Gluten-Free Products
May 10, 2013 Burgess, Engel Introduce Gestational Diabetes Act of 2013
April 24, 2013 Harper and Engel: Research Offers Hope for People With Fragile X, Autism
March 12, 2013 Rep. Engel Rips "Tone Deaf" House Republican Budget
Feb. 26, 2013 Rep. Engel Rips "Stupid" Automatic Cuts
Feb. 13, 2013 Burgess, Engel Work to Continue Improving the Lives of Patients Impacted by Muscular Dystrophy
Sept. 21, 2012 Rep. Engel Supports Bill to Fight Most Deadly Types of Cancer
Aug. 23, 2012 Rep. Engel: $193,032 Grant Fights Underage Drinkin
Aug. 17, 2012 Rep. Engel Announces $1.9 Million for Montefiore for HIV/AIDS Care for Women, Infants
Aug. 6, 2012 Governor Cuomo Announces that New York Submits Federal Waiver to Invest $10 Billion in Medicaid Redesign Team Savings to Transform the State's Health Care System
Aug. 3, 2012 Rep. Engel - July Jobs Growth Encouraging, but More Must Be Done
July 24, 2012 Reps. Engel: Supreme Court Health Care Ruling Saves $84 Billion while Insuring 33 Million More
July 18, 2012 Rep. Engel Applauds FDA Approval of Truvada
June 15, 2012 Engel Announces Enhaced Medical Program for Bronx
June 1, 2012 Rep. Engel Votes to Support Troops, Honor Veterans
May 14, 2012 Engel Applauds FDA Advisory Panel's Approval of Truvada, Looks Forward to DA Approval
May 2, 2012 Engel Announces $278 Million in HUD Grants for New York City
April 27, 2012 Rep. Engel Calls for AID for Student Loans Without Sacrificing Women's Health
April 16, 2012 Rep. Engel - One Year Later, Planned Parenthood Still Strong
Feb. 28, 2012 Rep. Engel Statement on Continued Assault on Women's Health
Feb. 1, 2012 Rep. Engel Calls Decision to Cut Off Funds to Planned Parenthood " A Shame"
Dec. 14, 2011 Stabenow, Engel Introduce Bill To Protect Pregnant Women And Newborns
Dec. 12, 2011 Engel, Stabenow Introduce Bill to Protect Pregnant Women and Newborns
Nov. 8, 2011 Rep. Engel Applauds Appeals Court Health Care Ruling
Nov. 8, 2011 Kucinich, Burton and Young Lead Bipartisan Appeal to Protect Men from Prostate Cancer
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