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Charlie Rangel's Public Statements on Issue: Health and Health Care

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
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 24, 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
June 27, 2014 Rangel on National HIV Testing Day
June 20, 2014 Letter to Sloan Gibson, Acting Secretary of Veterans Affairs - VA Care for Victims of Sexual Assault
May 12, 2014 Rangel Statement on VA Hospital Secret Waiting List
May 8, 2014 Crowley, Rangel Announce Victory in Fight to Protect Calvary Hospital from Harmful Medicare Payment Model
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 4, 2014 Letter to Harold Rogers, Nita Lowey, Jack Kingston, and Rosa DeLauro - Increase Funding for the National Institutes of Health
April 2, 2014 Rangel Leads Congressional Effort in Promoting Sickle Cell Disease Awareness
April 2, 2014 Letter to Rodney Frelinghuysen, Chairman, and Peter Visclosky, Ranking Member, of the House Subcommittee on Defense of the Appropriations Committee - Prostate Cancer
March 27, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Pediatric Acquired Brain Injury Plan
March 17, 2014 Letter to Rodney Frelinghuysen, John Culberson, Pete Visclosky, Sanford Bishop - Increase Funding for Military and Veteran Suicide Prevention and Outreach Programs
Jan. 10, 2014 Letter to Samantha Power, Ambassador to the United Nations - Address Haiti Cholera Epidemic
Jan. 8, 2014 Rangel Renews His Commitment to Fighting War on Poverty
Dec. 9, 2013 Rangel Promotes State Medicaid Expansion
Nov. 26, 2013 Rangel Recognizes National Alzheimer's And Caregiver's Awareness Month
Nov. 20, 2013 National Diabetes Awarness Month
Nov. 14, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - New AIDS Treatment Goal
Nov. 5, 2013 Rangel Highlights Importance of Helping Veterans
Oct. 30, 2013 In Recognition of Domestic Violence Awareness Month
Oct. 24, 2013 Rep. Rangel Speaks Out on Mental Health Awareness Month
Oct. 24, 2013 Recognizing Mental Health Awareness Month
Oct. 22, 2013 Significance of National Latino HIV/AIDS Day
Oct. 18, 2013 Letter to Director Dr. Thomas Frieden, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - Do Not Muzzle Independent Lead Poisoning Prevention Group
Oct. 16, 2013 Rangel Highlights Significance Of National Latino HIV/AIDS Day
Oct. 2, 2013 Recognizing Unwarranted Stigma in Sickle Cell Disease
Sept. 11, 2013 Rangel Statement on 12th Anniversary of 9/11
Aug. 19, 2013 Gillibrand, Rangel Introduce New Legislation to Combat HIV/AIDS Among Minority Communitites
Aug. 2, 2013 Letter to Secretary Kathleen Sebelius, Department of Health and Human Services - Reevaluate Discriminatory Blood Donation Policy
July 31, 2013 Gillibrand, Rangel Introduce New Legislation to Combat HIV/Aids Among Minority Communities
June 20, 2013 Rep. Bera and Coalition of Women's Health Champions Introduce Bill Calling for National Women's Wellness Public Awareness Campaign
May 30, 2013 Letter to Ban Ki-Moon, Secretary General of the United Nations - Haitain Cholera Epidemic
May 15, 2013 Rangel Introduces Bipartisan Bill Designed to Increase the Use of Telemedicine by Veterans
April 30, 2013 The Test of Progress: Improving the Health Status of Racial and Ethnic Minorities
April 17, 2013 Letter to Chairman Aderholt and Ranking Member Farr, Subcommittee on Agriculture - Additional Funding for Child Nutrition Programs
March 22, 2013 Rangel: New Yorkers Are Already Benefiting From Affordable Care Act
Dec. 12, 2012 Huffington Post - Toward An AIDS-Free Generation
Nov. 21, 2012 Rangel Commends Obama Administration For Filling In Health Law Details
Nov. 16, 2012 USA Today - Failing Our Troops
Oct. 16, 2012 Letter to King Hamad Bin Isa Al-Khalifa
Oct. 1, 2012 Rangel Vows to Fight for Women's Healthcare Rights on 36th Anniversary of Hyde Amendment
Sept. 28, 2012 Rangel Recognizes Army Suicide Prevention Month
Sept. 26, 2012 Rangel Recognizes National Women's Health And Fitness Day
Aug. 2, 2012 Rangel Introduces Cotton Trust Fund Act to Ease Tax Burden on American Manufacturers
July 18, 2012 International AIDS Conference
July 16, 2012 Rangel Applauds FDA Approval Of New Antiretroviral Treatment In Fight Against HIV/AIDS
July 13, 2012 E-Newsletter 7/13/12
June 27, 2012 Rangel Recognizes National HIV Testing Day
June 26, 2012 Rangel Hosts Healthcare Event: "The Affordable Care Act And You"
June 22, 2012 Rangel Lauds New VA Initiative, "Aboutface"
June 18, 2012 Rangel Hosts Fighting Hunger And Healthy Eating Event
June 5, 2012 Rangel Applauds Harlem Schools for "Just Move" Program
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