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Joe Barton's Public Statements on Issue: Drugs

Full Name: Joe Linus Barton
Office: U.S. House (TX) - District 6, Republican
First Elected: 11/06/1984
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 6
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary March 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Terri; 4 Children; 2 Stepchildren
Birth Date: 09/15/1949
Birth Place: Waco, TX
Home City: Ennis, TX
Religion: Methodist
Date Title
April 22, 2014 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner of US Food and Drug Administration - Committee Presses FDA for Documents On Trial Lawyers' Role in Proposed Changes to Generic Drug Labeling
Oct. 27, 2011 Ongoing Investigation Reveals Chinese Firms Linked to Contaminated Heparin Still Supplying Crude Heparin to U.S.
May 1, 2008 Panel I of a Hearing of the Health Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Drug Safety Provisions of the Food and Drug Administration Globalization Act Discussion Draft Legislation
April 22, 2008 Panel I of a Hearing of the Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - The Food and Drug Administration's Foreign Drug Inspection Program
Sept. 27, 2007 Barton Joins President Bush for Signing of Legislation to Improve Drug Safety
Sept. 19, 2007 Food and Drug Administration Amendments Act of 2007
July 31, 2007 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, And Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008 --Continued--
June 21, 2007 Barton: Bipartisan Bills Will Help Strengthen FDA
June 19, 2007 Barton: Bipartisan Efforts Help Improve FDA Bills
Jan. 12, 2007 Barton Leads Charge to Keep Government Bureaucrats Out of Seniors' Medicine Cabinets
Jan. 12, 2007 Medicare Prescription Drug Price Negotiation Act of 2007
Sept. 28, 2006 Ryan White HIV/AIDS Treatment Modernization Act Of 2006
Sept. 26, 2006 Biodefense And Pandemic Vaccine And Drug Development Act Of 2006
April 27, 2006 With Deadline Approaching, Barton Urges Seniors to Enroll in Medicare Drug Benefit
April 24, 2006 GAO Report: FDA Drug Safety Monitoring Falls Short
March 10, 2006 Making Prescriptions More Affordable for Texas Seniors
Feb. 15, 2006 Barton: Medicare Drug Program Drawing Participants by the Thousands
Dec. 14, 2005 Barton Votes to Fight Terrorism, Illegal Drug Use
Nov. 15, 2005 Barton: Bill Attacks Meth Labs, Protects Access to Cold, Allergy Remedies
May 18, 2005 Barton Presses Anti-Steroids Bill At Drugs-in-Sports Hearing
April 26, 2005 Anti-Steroids Bill Needed To Deter Use Among America's Youth
March 9, 2005 Barton, Whitfield Query Firms That Thwart Drug Tests
Jan. 7, 2005 The Search for More Affordable Prescriptions
Oct. 5, 2004 National All Schedules Prescription Electronic Reporting Act of 2004
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