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Marcy Kaptur's Public Statements on Issue: Health and Health Care

Full Name: Marcy Kaptur
Office: U.S. House (OH) - District 9, Democratic
First Elected: 11/02/1982
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 9
Primary May 6, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Single
Birth Date: 06/17/1946
Birth Place: Toledo, OH
Home City: Toledo, OH
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
Issue Position: Healthcare
Issue Position: Agenda
July 31, 2014 Letter to Thomas Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture, and Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - Sound Alarm Over Toxic Weed Killer
July 24, 2014 Mental Illness
June 20, 2014 Letter to Sloan Gibson, Acting Secretary of Veterans Affairs - VA Care for Victims of Sexual Assault
June 17, 2014 Letter to Dr. Francis Collins, Director of the National Institutes of Health - Make Demographic Data Public for All Clinical Trials
April 9, 2014 Mental Illness Research
March 27, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Pediatric Acquired Brain Injury Plan
Jan. 14, 2014 Equal Opportunity in America
Dec. 11, 2013 Kaptur Cites Rising Inequality
Nov. 20, 2013 Letter to Co-Chairs Patty Murray and Paul Ryan, Fiscal Year 2014 Budget Conference Committee - Protect Social Security and Medicare
Sept. 26, 2013 Mental Illness and Gun Violence
May 28, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - VA Disability Claims Backlog
April 18, 2013 State Journal - Rep. McKinley Introduces Bill to Help Nation's Mental Health System
April 18, 2013 Rep. McKinley Introduces Bill to Audit Nation's Mental Health System
March 19, 2013 Providing for Consideration of H. Con. Res. 25, Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2014; Providing for Consideration of H. Res. 115, Providing for the Expenses of Certain Committees of the House of Representatives in the 113th Congress; and for Other Purposes
Dec. 19, 2012 Recent Decrease in Mental Health Funding
Dec. 19, 2012 Identify Troubled Youth Needing Help and Support
Dec. 17, 2012 Extending Sympathy to the People of Newtown, Connecticut
July 10, 2012 Saving Medicare Dollars and Providing Better Service
July 10, 2012 Repeal of Obamacare Act
June 12, 2012 Improving Mental Health Care for Veterans
June 7, 2012 Kaptur Brings Together NIH Director and Ohio Medical College Leaders
Feb. 29, 2012 Assad's Atrocities
Dec. 16, 2011 Investing in Lake Erie's Health and Our Future
Nov. 1, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner
April 12, 2011 MSNBC "Hardball with Chris Matthews" - Transcript
Aug. 30, 2010 Affordable Care Act Provides Relief to High Prescription Drug Costs
Aug. 27, 2010 Congresswoman Kaptur Urges Swift Senate Action On Stronger Food Safety Legislation
July 30, 2010 Toledo Facility Proud to Spearhead Kraft Foods Efforts to Double Whole Grain in Cracker Products
June 21, 2010 Benefits for Seniors in the Health Insurance Reform Plan
April 2, 2010 Health Reform for American Families
April 2, 2010 Health Reform for Small Businesses
April 2, 2010 Health Reform for Early Retirees
April 2, 2010 Health Reform for Seniors
March 18, 2010 Health Care Reform
Nov. 19, 2009 Affordable Health Care For America Act
Nov. 9, 2009 Kaptur Votes 'Yes' For Health Insurance Reform
Nov. 7, 2009 Affordable Health Care For America Act
July 30, 2009 America Needs Quality Affordable Health Care
July 22, 2009 The Health Of Our Economy
March 4, 2009 Kaptur Backs Health Insurance for 11 Million Children
Jan. 14, 2009 January 14: Kaptur Supports S-CHIP Legislation to Provide Healthcare to 11 Million Children
June 11, 2008 Caroline Pryce Walker Conquer Childhood Cancer Act of 2008
March 6, 2008 Paul Wellstone Mental Health and Addiction Equity Act of 2007
Nov. 19, 2007 Congresswoman Kaptur Asks UT Trustees To Back Regional Center for Red Cross
Oct. 15, 2007 Health Care for Iraq and Afghanistan War Veterans
June 28, 2007 Iraq
March 22, 2007 Providing For Consideration Of H.R. 1591, U.S. Troop Readiness, Veteran's Health, And Iraq Accountability Act, 2007
April 3, 2006 Kaptur issues Letter to HHS Secretary Leavitt
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