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Rob Portman's Public Statements on Issue: Drugs

Full Name: Robert 'Rob' J. Portman
Office: U.S. Senate (OH) - Jr, Republican
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Next Election: 2016
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Jane; 3 Children: Jed, Will, Sally
Birth Date: 12/19/1955
Birth Place: Cincinnati, OH
Home City: Cincinnati, OH
Religion: Methodist
Date Title
April 23, 2014 Portman Joins Jackson County Residents in Townhall Focused on Prescription Drug Abuse Prevention and Treatment
April 10, 2014 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General of the US - Aggressively Address Heroin Epidemic
Oct. 25, 2013 Weekly Column: From Addiction to Recovery
Oct. 25, 2013 Portman Recognizes Continued Efforts to Combat Prescription Drug Abuse in Ohio on National Drug Take-Back Day
Sept. 22, 2013 Athens Messenger - Local law enforcement support synthetic drug ban
Sept. 18, 2013 Portman Cosponsors Bill to Combat Dangerous Synthetic Drugs
May 6, 2013 Letter to Dr. Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner for the U.S. Food and Drug Administration - End Infant Drug Shortage
April 26, 2013 Portman Applauds Efforts to Combat Prescription Drug Abuse in Ohio
Jan. 25, 2013 Weekly Column: Despite Washington's Dysfunction, We're Fighting For Ohio
July 26, 2012 Portman's Legislation Assists Law Enforcement In Successful Raid on Central Ohio Synthetic Drug Producers
June 27, 2012 Portman Measure to Fight Drug Abuse by Strengthening States' Ability to Monitor and Track Prescription Drug Dispersion to President's Desk
June 26, 2012 Small Business Jobs and Tax Relief Act
June 26, 2012 Portman Measure to Combat Synthetic Drug Abuse to President's Desk
June 8, 2012 Letter to Chairman Harkin, Ranking Member Enzi, Chairman Upton, and Ranking Member Waxman
May 30, 2012 Hillsboro Times-Gazette - Bill May Help Fight 'Dramatic Increase' in Overdoses Here
May 24, 2012 Portman Amendments to Combat Drug Abuse Included in FDA Legislation
May 24, 2012 Food and Drug Administration Safety and Innovation Act
March 29, 2012 Senators Portman, Whitehouse and Representative Rogers Introduce Legislation to Combat Prescription Drug Abuse
Jan. 5, 2012 Portman: Report Emphasizes Need to Reinvest in Successful Measures, such as Drug-Free Communities and Reauthorization of the Second Chance Act to Prevent Drug Abuse and Crime Among Youth
Oct. 12, 2011 Portman's Fight To Address Prescription Drug Abuse Leads To Additional Resources For Portsmouth Police
Oct. 5, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Kathleen Sebelius U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
April 30, 2011 Portman Fighting For Federal Resources To Help Combat Drug Abuse in Southern Ohio
March 14, 2005 Stopping Drug-Impaired Driving
March 9, 2005 Transportation Equity Act: A Legacy for Users
Jan. 24, 2005 Reversing the Trend of Drug Use in Our Communities
Dec. 27, 2004 Good News: Teenage Drug Use Declining
June 21, 2004 You Can be the Anti-Drug
April 19, 2004 Sign Up for Your Prescription Drug Discount Card on May 3rd
March 31, 2004 The Budget and Prescription Drug Coverage
March 17, 2004 Prescription Drug Benefit
March 8, 2004 Stopping Drug Impaired Driving
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