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Maria Cantwell's Public Statements on Issue: Drugs

Full Name: Maria Cantwell
Office: U.S. Senate (WA) - Jr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/07/2000
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2018
Gender: Female
Family: Single
Birth Date: 10/13/1958
Birth Place: Indianapolis, IN
Home City: Edmonds, WA
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
Issue Position: Seniors & Social Security
April 29, 2013 Letter to Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Chair Barbara Mikulski and Ranking Member Richard Shelby - Urging Investment in Key Program to Fight Crime in Washington State, U.S.
Sept. 25, 2009 Cantwell Protects Consumers From Paying Artificially High Rx Drug Prices Due To Industry Manipulation
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
April 2, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Finance Committee - The Nomination of Governor Kathleen Sebelius (D-KS) to be Secretary of Health and Human Services
March 11, 2009 Cantwell Statement on Gil Kerlikowske's Nomination for Director of the Office of National Drug Control Policy
July 16, 2008 Cantwell Congratulates Washington State Sheriffs on Efforts to Combat Gangs
April 7, 2008 Letter to Robert Byrd and Thad Cochran, Chairman and Ranking Member of the Senate Committee on Appropriations, Re: JAG Funding
March 10, 2008 Boxer Leads Call to Restore Bush Cuts to Urban Indian Health Programs
April 13, 2007 Cantwell: Let Government Negotiate Lower Drug Prices for Seniors
April 11, 2007 Cantwell's Bill to End Animal Fighting Heads to President for Signature
March 15, 2007 Committee Clears Cantwell Measure to Strengthen Federal Animal Fighting Ban
Feb. 22, 2007 Cantwell, Law Enforcement Target Meth Epidemic and Tide of Gangs Crossing Border
Jan. 15, 2007 Weekly Update for Monday, January 15, 2006
Dec. 8, 2006 Press Release - Senate Passes Cantwell-Backed Legislation to Give Tribes Access to Anti-Meth Funds
Dec. 5, 2006 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2007
Nov. 30, 2006 Thursday November 30 is National Meth Awareness Day
Nov. 5, 2006 On Day 5 of 27 Stop "Checklist for Change" Tour, Cantwell and Community Leaders Call for Change in the National Agenda to Make Health Care and.....
Nov. 4, 2006 On Day 4 of 27 Stop "Checklist for Change" Tour, Cantwell and Community Leaders Call for Change in the National Agenda to Help Working Families with..
Oct. 31, 2006 National Meth Awareness Day Set for November 30
Sept. 28, 2006 Senators Cantwell, Dorgan, Baucus Say Combating Meth Must Remain a Top Priority for Country
Aug. 27, 2006 Cantwell Hears From Spokane Residents About Struggles With Health Care Costs
Aug. 18, 2006 Cantwell Pledges to Fight for Quality, Affordable Health Care for Everyone
Aug. 8, 2006 Cantwell Highlights Northern Border Needs as House Committee Talks Security in Bellingham
Aug. 2, 2006 Local Law Enforcement Supports Cantwell's Measure to Secure Northern Border with Unmanned Aircraft
July 27, 2006 Cantwell, Baird Urge President to Establish National Meth Prevention Week
July 14, 2006 Cantwell Applauds Senate Passage of Much-Needed Help for Children Found at Meth Sites
June 3, 2006 Senator Maria Cantwell Remarks to the Washington State Democratic Convention
May 22, 2006 Senator Maria Cantwell's Weekly Update for Washington State
May 16, 2006 Cantwell, Bipartisan Coalition Introduce New Bill to Spare Seniors From Medicare Drug Plan's Late Enrollment Fees
May 15, 2006 As Medicare Drug Plan Deadline Arrives, Cantwell Works to Eliminate Enrollment Penalty and Help Seniors Left Behind
May 15, 2006 Senate Passes Cantwell Legislation to Establish National Meth Prevention Week
May 11, 2006 Letter to The President
May 9, 2006 Statement from Senator Maria Cantwell on the Upcoming Medicare Rx Benefit Enrollment Deadline
May 8, 2006 Senator Maria Cantwell's Weekly Update for Washington State
April 21, 2006 As Deadline Looms, Cantwell Renews Call for Extension of Medicare Drug Plan Enrollment Period
April 11, 2006 Letter to The Honorable Christopher S. Bond Chairman Transportation, Treasury, the Judiciary, Housing and Urban Development and Related Agencies and
March 15, 2006 Cantwell Fights to Get Seniors Care They Need, Extend Enrollment Deadline for Medicare Drug Program
March 14, 2006 Congressional Budget for the United States Government for Fiscal Year 2007
March 1, 2006 Cantwell Joins Bipartisan Coalition Unveiling Legislation to Criminalize Construction, Financing of Border Tunnels
Feb. 23, 2006 Cantwell, Local Law Enforcement Team Up to Support Anti-Meth Funding
Feb. 22, 2006 Cantwell, Baird, and Local Law Enforcement Team up to Fight Meth Funding Cuts
Feb. 7, 2006 Cantwell: President's Budget Raises Energy Rates, Guts Rural Health Care, Shortchanges Veterans, Students, and First Responders
Feb. 2, 2006 Cantwell Vows to Continue Fight after Much-Needed Medicare Drug Program Fails by Narrow Margin
Jan. 20, 2006 Cantwell Fights to Get Seniors the Medications and Care They Need
Jan. 17, 2006 Senator Maria Cantwell's Weekly Update for Washington State
Jan. 15, 2006 Cantwell Demands Help for Seniors Left Behind by New Medicare Drug Program
Jan. 14, 2006 Carper, Other Dems Call on Bush Administration to Fix Medicare Drug Program
Dec. 20, 2005 Deficit Reduction Act of 2005--Conference Report
Dec. 11, 2005 Cantwell Calls for Enrollment Period Extension for Seniors Medicare Prescription Drug Plan
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