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Jack Reed's Public Statements on Issue: Health and Health Care

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: Running, Democratic for U.S. Senate
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
Issue Position: Health Care
July 29, 2014 Reed, McCain, Pelosi, Miller Launch Bipartisan Hidden Heroes Congressional Caucus for Military & Veteran Caregivers
July 17, 2014 Reed Meets with VA Nominee Robert McDonald
July 7, 2014 Reed, RI Department of Health, Community Partners Kickoff Sun Smarts Sunscreen Campaign
June 27, 2014 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services - Medicare Part D Policy
June 11, 2014 Reed Hails Passage of Bill to Address VA Failures, Reaffirm Commitment to Nation's Veterans
June 10, 2014 Letter to Martin Barrington, Nicandro Durante, Ling Chenqing, Alison Cooper, Pierre de Labouchere, Murray Kessler, Andre Calantzopoulos, Daniel Delen, J. Pieter Sikkel, and George Freeman III - Protect Children from Nicotine Poisoning
June 5, 2014 Reed Helps Advance Key Investments in Commerce, Justice, and Science
June 3, 2014 Reed Offers Bipartisan Proposals to Improve U.S. Trauma Care Systems, Expand Federal Definition of Trauma
May 30, 2014 Reed Calls for Systemic Fixes to VA Healthcare System
May 29, 2014 FDA Follows Through on Reed's Proposal for Stronger Cancer Warnings on Tanning Beds
May 22, 2014 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
May 8, 2014 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
May 8, 2014 Ayotte Backs Sunscreen Innovation Act
May 8, 2014 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner, U.S. Food and Drug Administration - E-Cigarette's Harmful Chemical Releases
March 31, 2014 Letter to Ray Mabus, U.S. Navy Secretary - Prohibit Tobacco Sales at Naval Bases and 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
March 25, 2014 Sunscreen Innovation Act
March 21, 2014 Reed Receives National Child Health Champion Award for Lead Poisoning Prevention Efforts
March 14, 2014 Reed Outlines Efforts to Improve Child Care Quality, Safety, and Affordability
March 10, 2014 Reed Seeks to Improve Child Care Quality, Oversight, & Background Checks
March 5, 2014 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration - FDA's Proposed Rule to Protect Consumers of Generic Drugs
Feb. 5, 2014 Reed Commends CVS for Ending Tobacco Sales
Nov. 15, 2013 Letter to Senators Jeff Sessions and Patty Murray - Funding for Medical Research
Nov. 1, 2013 Sens. Harkin, Reed, Alexander, Murray, and Roberts Applaud News of 500th Drug Labeled with Pediatric Information
Sept. 26, 2013 Letter to Craig Weiss, President and Chief Executive Officer NJOY - Call on E-Cigarette Makers to Explain Marketing Tactics Targeting Kids
June 13, 2013 Senators Blunt, Reed Introduce Bill To Build A Stronger Health Care Workforce
April 29, 2013 Reed, Mather Launch New Get TickSmart/RI Campaign
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
April 3, 2013 Reed Calls for Bipartisan Efforts to Strengthen Mental Health Services
March 20, 2013 Senate Passes Stopgap Appropriations Bill
Feb. 20, 2013 Senator Stabenow, Author of Bipartisan Mental Health Legislation, Applauds Announcement to Expand Mental Health Services
Feb. 13, 2013 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Feb. 7, 2013 Bipartisan Group of Senators Introduces Legislation to Strengthen Mental Health Services
Feb. 7, 2013 Reed Seeks to Strengthen Community Mental Health Services
Feb. 7, 2013 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Jan. 24, 2013 Bipartisan Coalition of Senators Introduce Mental Health First Aid Bill
Jan. 23, 2013 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
July 16, 2012 Reed Celebrates Grand Opening of the New Allen Berry Health Clinic
July 9, 2012 Obama Signs Reed's Bill to Improve Safety of Children's Medications into Law
July 9, 2012 Reed Seeks National Strategy to Combat Lyme Disease
June 28, 2012 Reed: Supreme Court Decision Upholding Health Insurance Reform is "Good News for all Americans"
June 21, 2012 Reed Delivers Federal Funds to Help RIPTA Offer Free, Cool Rides
June 15, 2012 Reed Restores Critical Lead Poisoning Prevention Funding
June 5, 2012 Reed Encourages RI Organizations to Compete for $70 Million Health & Wellness Grants
May 24, 2012 Reed Amendment Ensures No More Delays on Improved Sunscreen Rules
May 24, 2012 Food and Drug Administration Safety and Innovation Act
May 24, 2012 Senate Passes Reed's Bill to Improve Safety of Children's Medications
May 22, 2012 Food and Drug Administration Safety and Innovation Act--Motion to Proceed--Continued
May 18, 2012 Letter to Commissioner Hamburg
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