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Jack Reed's Public Statements on Issue: Drugs

Full Name: John 'Jack' Francis Reed
Office: U.S. Senate (RI) - Sr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/05/1996
Last Elected: 11/04/2008
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Potential, Democratic for U.S. Senate
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary Sept. 9, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Julia; 1 Child: Emily
Birth Date: 11/12/1949
Birth Place: Cranston, RI
Home City: Jamestown, RI
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
July 31, 2014 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
July 31, 2014 Reed Takes Action to Help Address Drug Overdose Epidemic
March 28, 2014 Letter to Ray Mabus, Secretary of the Navy - Prohibit Tobacco Sales at Naval Bases, Aboard Ships
March 25, 2014 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner of US Food and Drug Administration - FDA Must Regulate E-Cigarettes and Other Nicotine Delivery Products
Feb. 14, 2014 Letter to Dough McMillon, President and Chief Executive Officer, Walmart - Remove Tobacco Products from Stores
Sept. 17, 2013 RI Congressional Delegation announces $949,593 in Federal Funding to Support Drug-Free Communities in Rhode Island
June 21, 2012 Reed: Synthetic Drugs Known as "Bath Salts" Soon to be Outlawed Nationwide
May 30, 2012 Reed Wants to Close Dangerous Drug "Bath Salts" Loophole
Dec. 6, 2011 Reed: Health Reform Law Saving RIers $5.5 Million on Prescription Drugs
Dec. 17, 2010 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
June 8, 2010 Reed: Checks to Help Close 'Doughnut Hole' for RI Seniors Go Out This Week
May 28, 2010 Letter To margaret A. Manburg, M.D., Commissioner, U.S. Food and Drug Administration
Sept. 21, 2009 Letter to Chairman Kohl, Chair DeLauro and Ranking Members Brownback and Kingston of the Conference Committee of the Senate and House Subcommittee on Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies
July 24, 2009 Letter to the Senate Finance Committee
June 4, 2009 Hearing Of The Agriculture, Rural Development, Food And Drug Administration, And Related Agencies Subcommittee Of The Senate Appropriations Committee - Fiscal Year 2010 Appropriations For The U.S. Department Of Agriculture
May 21, 2009 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
March 31, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Committe on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions - The Nomination of Governor Kathleen Sebelius to be Secretary of The Department of Health and Human Services
March 17, 2009 Hearing Of The Senate Armed Services Committee
April 7, 2008 Letter to Robert Byrd and Thad Cochran, Chairman and Ranking Member of the Senate Committee on Appropriations, Re: JAG Funding
May 23, 2007 Letter to Dr. Andrew von Eschenbach, Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
May 9, 2007 U.S. Senate Passes Food and Drug Safety Bill, Legislation Includes Reed's TAN Act
May 1, 2007 Prescription Drug User Fee Amendments Of 2007
Sept. 21, 2006 Secure Fence Act of 2006 - Motion to Proceed
July 24, 2006 Reed Seeks to Prevent RI Seniors from Falling Into Medicare Prescription Drug "Donut Hole"
May 11, 2006 Health Insurance Marketplace Modernization and Affordability Act of 2006
May 11, 2006 Letter to The President
April 10, 2006 Senators Release Letter to Bush Administration Demanding State Reimbursement One Day before HHS Secretary Leavitt Visits New Jersey
Jan. 14, 2006 Carper, Other Dems Call on Bush Administration to Fix Medicare Drug Program
Nov. 12, 2004 Reed Requests the Pentagon Suspend Use of Anti-Malaria Drug Following Reports of Serious Side-Effects
Oct. 8, 2004 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions - S. 2968
July 15, 2004 Reed Requests the Department of Defense Suspend Use of Anti-Malaria Drug Following Reports of Serious Side-Effects
July 15, 2004 Letter to Deputy Commissioner Lester M. Crawford, D.V.M., Ph.D., U.S. Food and Drug Administration
April 2, 2004 Hearing of the Emerging Threats & Capabilities Subcommittee - FY05 Budget Request for Defense Department Counternarcotics Program
March 12, 2004 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions - S. 2215
Jan. 21, 2004 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2004-Conference Report
Jan. 20, 2004 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2004-Conference Report-Continued
Dec. 6, 2003 The Miami Herald - A plan to benefit HMOs, not seniors
Dec. 1, 2003 Deluth News-Tribune - Pro & Con: Is the new Medicare legislation good for seniors?
Nov. 22, 2003 Medicare Prescription Drug, Improvement, and Modernization Act of 2003-Conference Report-Continued
Nov. 6, 2003 Medicare Conference
Nov. 5, 2003 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2004-Continued
June 25, 2003 Prescription Drug and Medicare Improvement Act of 2003
June 18, 2003 Prescription Drug and Medicare Improvement Act of 2003
May 20, 2003 Letter to Secretary Tommy G. Thompson Department of Health and Human Services Urging Him Not to Intervene to Block Maine's Prescription Drug Program
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