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Charlie Rangel's Public Statements on Issue: Drugs

Full Name: Charles 'Charlie' B. Rangel
Office: U.S. House (NY) - District 13, Democratic
First Elected: 11/03/1970
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 13
Primary June 24, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Alma; 2 Children: Steven, Alicia
Birth Date: 06/11/1930
Birth Place: Harlem, NY
Home City: Harlem, NY
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
April 23, 2014 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner of the United States Food and Drug Administration - Recognize Naloxene as a Safe and Effective Opioid Overdose Reversal Drug for Over-the-Counter Use
April 18, 2013 Letter to U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry - U.S.-Colombia Policy
Sept. 18, 2012 Rangel: Welcome Home Jason Puracal
June 29, 2012 Rangel Response to Iranian VP Rahimi's Speech
Oct. 5, 2011 Letter to Co-Chairs and Members of the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction
March 15, 2011 New GAO Report Highlights Importance Of Health Care Reform Law's Medicare Drug Savings For Seniors
March 14, 2011 New GAO Report Highlights Importance of Health Care Reform Law's Medicare Drug Savings for Seniors
Aug. 27, 2010 Rangel: $250 'Donut Hole' Checks For Seniors
July 29, 2010 Cong. Rangel: Bill To Narrow Cocaine Sentencing Disparities is an Important First Step
June 10, 2010 Rangel: 'Donut Hole' Checks Being Sent to Seniors
May 21, 2009 Rangel Testifies Against Cocaine Sentencing Disparity
May 21, 2009 Hearing Of The Subcommittee On Crime, Terrorism And Homeland Security Of The House Committee On The Judiciary - Unfairness In Federal Cocaine Sentencing: Is It Time To Crack The 100-To-1 Disparity?
July 28, 2008 Expressing Concern for the Unmet Mental Health Needs of Returning Soldiers
July 24, 2008 Relating to the House Procedures Contained in Section 803 of the Medicare Prescription Drug, Improvement, and Modernization Act of 2003
May 1, 2008 The United States Needs to Provide Counter-Narcotics Assistance to Caribbean Countries to Eradicate Illegal Drug Activity
March 31, 2008 On Rising Violent Crime in the Caribeean and What Should be Done About it
Dec. 13, 2007 Calling for an End to the Unfair Disparity in Cocaine Sentencing
Oct. 30, 2007 Endorsing the Call for Fair, Comprehensive Sentencing Reform in New York
Jan. 12, 2007 House Approves Price Negotiation for Medicare Drug Plan
Jan. 12, 2007 Medicare PRescription Drug Price Negotiation Act of 2007
Jan. 5, 2007 House Members Introduce H.R. 4, a Bi-partisan Bill to Negotiate Lower Drug Prices
Oct. 25, 2006 'Medicare and You' Guide Skews Advice to Seniors
May 18, 2006 GOP Band-Aid Penalty Waiver Encourages Political Cover, Not Drug Coverage
May 3, 2006 New GAO Report Finds Widespread Problems with Information Provided by Bush Administration about New Medicare Drug Benefit
April 27, 2006 New Drug Coverage Policy Welcomed, More Change Needed
March 28, 2006 Challenges Facing Caribbean Region As it Faces Integration
March 14, 2006 Hoyer, Colleagues Call for Extension to Enrollment Period for Medicare Prescription Drug Program
March 8, 2006 Priorities for Upcoming Meeting Between U.S. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice and Foreign Ministers of Caribbean Countries
Jan. 27, 2006 Berry Calls on President to Make Medicare Reform a Top Priority in State of the Union
Jan. 27, 2006 Schakowsky Tells Bush to Level with the American People About the Flawed Medicare Drug Plan
July 29, 2005 Drug Trafficking in West Africa--A Growing Source of Concern
July 21, 2005 Current State of Relations Between the U.S. and the Nation of Belize as Reported by Ambassador Lisa Shoman
Jan. 6, 2005 Abuses in Pediatric HIV Drug Trials--Hon. Charles B. Rangel
July 22, 2004 United-States Morocco Free Trade Agreement Implementation Act
July 7, 2004 House Ways and Means Committee - U.S.-Morocco Free Trade Agreement - Panel I
July 6, 2004 Rangel And Stark React To HHS Inspector General Investigation Into Bush Administration Witholding Cost Of Medicare Drug Bill
Jan. 1, 2010 Issue Position: Justice
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