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Timothy Johnson's Public Statements on Issue: Senior Citizens

Full Name: Timothy 'Tim' Peter Johnson
Office: U.S. Senate (SD) - Sr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/05/1996
Last Elected: 11/04/2008
Next Election: 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Barbara; 4 Children: Brooks, Brendan, Kelsey Marie
Birth Date: 12/28/1946
Birth Place: Canton, SD
Home City: Vermillion, SD
Religion: Lutheran
Date Title
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
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Health Care
Aug. 22, 2013 Letter to Chairman Max Baucus and Ranking Member Orrin Hatch, Senate Finance Committee - Rural Hospitals
Aug. 1, 2013 Letter to Jeanne Lambrew, Deputy Assistant to the President for Health Policy - Health Care Cost Savings
July 31, 2013 Johnson & Crapo Statement on Committee Approval of FHA Solvency Bill
July 24, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Banking Committee - FHA Solvency Act of 2013
July 15, 2013 Johnson and Crapo Unveil Discussion Draft of FHA Solvency Act
May 7, 2013 Social Security Report Calls for Increased Attention to the Death Master File
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
Feb. 28, 2013 Senator Johnson Statement on Senate Sequester
Sept. 20, 2012 Senators Say Hands Off Social Security
June 28, 2012 Johnson: Huge Win for South Dakotans and the Nation
May 9, 2012 Delta Dental Plan to Receive $3.3 Million to Improve Oral Health Through Prevention
March 26, 2012 Health Reform is Delivering Results for South Dakota
June 3, 2011 Johnson, Seniors Talk About Republican Plan To End Medicare As We Know It
May 25, 2011 Johnson to Oppose Republican Budget, Vote to Save Medicare
April 18, 2011 Johnson in Sioux Falls: Budgets Are About Our Priorities and Values
April 13, 2011 Johnson Statement on President's Speech
Jan. 6, 2010 Johnson Calls Dorgan's Retirement a Loss for the Senate and the Dakotas
Aug. 25, 2009 Johnson Participates In SDPB Healthcare Conversation
April 2, 2009 Johnson: As Tax Deadline Nears, Resources Still Available
March 12, 2009 Johnson: Local Assistance Available to Taxpayers
Aug. 15, 2008 Johnson Attends Child Development Center Open House
July 28, 2008 Johnson Cosponsors Bill to Prevent Identity Theft Among Medicare Beneficiaries
July 15, 2008 Johnson Votes to Override Presidential Veto
July 9, 2008 Johnson Joins with Colleagues to Reverse Medicare Reimbursement Cut
June 28, 2008 Johnson Discusses Medicare Reimbursement Filibuster on Tour of Mitchell Hospital
April 2, 2008 Johnson Works to Prevent Scheduled Medicare Reimbursement Cut
March 5, 2008 Letter to the Senate Budget Committee
Feb. 7, 2008 Senate Passes Bipartisan Stimulus Bill
Dec. 18, 2007 Johnson Introduces Bill to Protect Seniors from Higher Medicare Premiums
Oct. 23, 2007 National Physical Therapy Month
June 5, 2007 Extra Help Available to Medicare Recipients
June 7, 2006 Johnson for Reform of Estate Tax
May 11, 2006 Letter to The President
March 23, 2006 Johnson Hosts Roundtable on Medicare
Feb. 26, 2006 Johnson Hosts Roundtable on Medicare
Feb. 2, 2006 Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation
Jan. 31, 2006 Johnson Statement on President's State-of-the-Union Address
Jan. 20, 2006 Johnson Fights to Help States With Medicare as Program Works Through Troubles
Dec. 19, 2005 Internal Revenue Code Section 664(G)
Dec. 19, 2005 Deficit Reduction Act of 2005--Conference Report
Nov. 17, 2005 Tax Relief Act of 2005
Oct. 24, 2005 Johnson Looks to Ensure Retirement of FSS Employees
Sept. 30, 2005 Herseth and Johnson Introduce Legislation to Protect Social Security Income
Aug. 1, 2005 Johnson: Social Security Critical to Disabled
July 5, 2005 Johnson: Social Security Critical to Rural Communities
June 27, 2005 Johnson Works to Protect Rural Hospitals
June 14, 2005 Hearing of U.S. Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs on "The Role of the Financial Markets in Social Security Reform"
April 28, 2005 Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2006 - Confernece Report
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