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Ron Wyden's Public Statements on Issue: Senior Citizens

Full Name: Ron Wyden
Office: U.S. Senate (OR) - Sr, Democratic
First Elected: 01/30/1996
Last Elected: 11/02/2010
Next Election: 2016
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Nancy; 5 Children: Adam, Lilly, William, Ava, Scarlett
Birth Date: 05/03/1949
Birth Place: Wichita, KS
Home City: Portland, OR
Religion: Jewish
Date Title
Issue Position: Preserving Social Security
July 15, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Finance Committee - Chronic Illness: Addressing Patients' Unmet Needs
June 30, 2014 Wyden Statement on Underfunded Multiemployer Pension Plans
April 3, 2014 Letter to Tom Harkin, Chairman and Jerry Moran, Ranking Member of Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies - Seniors Programs
March 31, 2014 Protecting Access to Medicare Act of 2014
March 18, 2014 CMS Launches Wyden Initiative to Strengthen Hospice Care
March 10, 2014 Wyden, Hatch Welcome CMS Decision to Rollback Changes to Medicare Prescription Drug Program
Feb. 28, 2014 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services - Proposed Medicare Rule
Feb. 12, 2014 Wyden Statement on Overturning Veteran Pension Reductions
Jan. 15, 2014 Bipartisan, Bicameral Medicare Reforms Seek to Improve Care and Lower Costs
Jan. 15, 2014 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Dec. 20, 2013 Wyden Statement on Senator Baucus' Nomination to be Ambassador to China
Sept. 20, 2013 Letter to Assistant Attorney Gerneral Stuart Delery, Dept. of Justice & Director Richard Cordray, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau - Tax Lien Programs
Aug. 1, 2013 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
July 30, 2013 Blog: Medicare for Future Generations
June 26, 2013 Bipartisan Bill Seeks to Strengthen Medicare by Keeping Seniors Healthy
June 18, 2013 Grassley, Wyden Introduce Medicare Claims Data Transparency Legislation
June 13, 2013 National Accountable Care Organization Summit
June 3, 2013 Grassley, Wyden Say Medicare Claims Data Still Falls Short of Transparency
April 26, 2013 Letter to Chair and Ranking Member of Subcommittee on Labor, Health, and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies Tom Harkin and Jerry Moran - Senators Seek Support for Seniors
March 14, 2013 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Jan. 31, 2013 Bipartisan Finance Committee Members Release Recommendations to Combat Waste, Fraud & Abuse in Medicare & Medicaid
Sept. 20, 2012 Senators Say Hands Off Social Security
May 21, 2012 The Atlantic - To Save Medicare, Think Like the Patients
May 16, 2012 S. Con. Res. 41, H. Con. Res. 112, S. Con. Res. 37, S. Con. Res. 42, S. Con. Res. 44 En Bloc--Motions to Proceed
April 26, 2012 Markey, Wyden Applaud Selection of Innovative Independence at Home Pilot Programs
March 29, 2012 Better Health Rewards Program Act of 2012
March 28, 2012 Fixing Medicare by Keeping Seniors Healthy
March 28, 2012 Portman, Wyden Introduce Bill to Help Lower Medicare Costs by Keeping Seniors Healthy
Feb. 17, 2012 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Dec. 7, 2011 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Acting Administrator of Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
Dec. 7, 2011 Markey, Wyden Call on CMS to Release IAH Program Guidelines for Medicare Savings
Oct. 18, 2011 Portman, Wyden Lead Effort to Make Medicare Secondary Payer Program More Efficient, Save Taxpayer Dollars
Oct. 17, 2011 Wyden, Portman, Nelson, Burr Lead Effort to Make Medicare Secondary Payer Program More Efficient, Save Taxpayer Dollars
Oct. 17, 2011 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Sept. 14, 2011 Bipartisan, House-Senate Coalition Introduces Legislation to Prevent Medicare Waste, Fraud and Abuse
June 9, 2011 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
May 14, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Privatizing Medicare
May 5, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Medicare
April 5, 2011 Letter to The Honorable John Boehner, Speaker, U.S. House of Representatives
April 5, 2011 Wyden, Roberts Requires Changes to Medicare Hospice Reimbursement be Vetted by Pilot Program
Nov. 23, 2010 MSNBC "The Ed Show" - Transcript
March 26, 2010 Continuing Extension Act Of 2010
March 17, 2010 Wyden Successful in Efforts to Maintain Current Discount Levels for Seniors and Disabled Campers
Feb. 19, 2010 Letter To The Honorable Tom Tidwell, Chief, U.S. Forest Service
Jan. 22, 2010 Letter to Majority Leader Reid and Chairman Baucus
Dec. 7, 2009 MSNBC "The Rachel Maddow Show" - Transcript
Dec. 4, 2009 Service Members Home Ownership Tax Act Of 2009
Sept. 29, 2009 Wyden Votes For Public Option
Sept. 24, 2009 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Virginia's Model of Medicare
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