Representative Peter A. DeFazio's Public Statements

Biographical

Full Name: Peter A. DeFazio
Current Office: U.S. House - District 4, Democratic
First Elected: 11/04/1986
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic, Progressive for U.S. House - District 4
Primary May 20, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Myrnie
Birth Date: 05/27/1947
Birth Place: Needham, MA
Home City: Springfield, OR
Religion: Roman Catholic
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6/20/14 Letter to Carolyn Colvin, Commissioner of Social Security Administration - Reconsideration of SSA Decisions 3/14/14 SGR Repeal and Medicare Provider Payment Modernization Act of 2014 10/02/13 Progressive Change Campaign Committee: Social Security Protectors 7/29/13 Letter to Representative Harold Rogers, Representative Jack Kingston, Representative Nita Lowey, and Representative Rosa DeLauro - Meals on Wheels 5/15/13 What Happened to the "Replace" in Republicans' "Repeal and Replace"? 4/19/13 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Acting Administrator for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services 4/15/13 Chained CPI 4/09/13 Letter to President Obama - Vote Against Benefit Cuts 3/07/13 Sanders, Reid, DeFazio Introduce Legislation to Strengthen Social Security 2/15/13 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Medicare, Medicaid, and Social Security 2/13/13 DeFazio Responds to President Obama's State of the Union Address 1/02/13 Statement on Fiscal Cliff Vote 12/20/12 Edwards, Grijalva, Ellison, Schakowsky, DeFazio, and others: Chained CPI Should Have No Part in Deficit Deal 12/13/12 Letter to President Obama - Medicare Eligibility 11/28/12 Social Security is an Earned Benefit 7/30/12 Letter to Candidate Professor Arthur Robinson, PhD 5/31/12 Nonpartisan Economic Research Group Touts DeFazio Plan to Fix Social Security 2/17/12 Getting Our Country Back on Track 12/20/11 The Grinch 11/18/11 Proposing a Balanced Budget Amendment to the Constitution 9/19/11 DeFazio Praises Obama Plan to Bring Fairness to Tax System 7/30/11 Rob Paul to Pay Peter 7/25/11 Letter to Democratic Leader Pelosi 7/21/11 Letter to Barack H. Obama, President of the United States - Cuts to Social Security Revenue 7/20/11 DeFazio Rejects Radical Cut and Cap Budget Plan 7/15/11 Cicilline to Leader Pelosi: Protect Social Security, Medicare & Medicaid Benefits 7/15/11 Letter to Barack H. Obama, President of the United States - Protect Medicare, Medicaid, and Social Security 7/12/11 Chronic Unemployment is Biggest American Problem 6/16/11 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the US House of Representatives - Prescription Drug Costs 4/07/11 The Budget Crisis 2/24/11 DeFazio Offers Plan to Protect and Preserve Social Security 1/28/11 Defazio Blasts GOP Plan to Privatize Medicare 12/16/10 MSNBC "The Ed Show" - Transcript 10/15/10 Letter To Barack Obama, President of The United States - Social Security 8/25/10 Defazio and Sanders Offer Plan to Protect Social Security 8/09/10 Letter to the Honorable Erskine Bowles, the Co-Chair of the National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform 10/14/09 Cost-of-living Adjustment For Seniors 9/24/09 Social Security Recipients Need A Cost Of Living Adjustment Next Year 2/04/08 DeFazio Comments on Bush's FY2009 Budget 12/12/07 DeFazio Stands Strong on PAYGO When Considering Solution to the AMT 2/07/07 The President's Budget 2/05/07 The President's Budget 1/30/07 The President's Allegiance Is To The Insurance Industry 1/23/07 DeFazio Responds to State of the Union Address 7/25/06 It is Time for a New Direction 6/13/06 DeFazio Votes Against Congressional COLA, Donates Salary Increases To Displaced Workers 6/09/06 Pandemic Preparedness 5/11/06 Bush Administration Tax Cuts 5/09/06 The Debt and the Deficit 4/28/06 DeFazio Earns 92 Percent Rating on Peace and Justice Report Card