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Maria Cantwell's Public Statements on Issue: Senior Citizens

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
Dec. 18, 2013 Affordable Care Act
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
Feb. 28, 2013 Cantwell: May Oppose Obama Health Agency Nominee, Due to Delay of Cost-Saving Basic Health Program
Sept. 20, 2012 Senators Say Hands Off Social Security
July 11, 2012 Hearing of the Senate Finance Committee - On Medicare Reimbursement System
Oct. 19, 2011 Cantwell: Nearly 1.1 Million Washingtonians to Get Social Security Increase in 2012
May 14, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Privatizing Medicare
May 5, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Medicare
April 15, 2011 Cantwell Applauds WA Grant to Improve Efficiency, Reduce Cost of Medicare & Medicaid
June 22, 2010 Murray, Cantwell Applaud Passage of Bill Protecting Washington State Seniors from Drastic Cuts to Medicare
June 21, 2010 Murray, Cantwell Applaud Passage of Bill Protecting Washington State Seniors from Drastic Cuts to Medicare
Sept. 24, 2009 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Virginia's Model of Medicare
July 15, 2008 Cantwell Applauds Congress for Overriding President's Medicare Veto
July 15, 2008 Cantwell Dismayed at President's Refusal to Protect Medicare for Millions of Americans
July 9, 2008 Cantwell Celebrates Passage of Medicare Improvement for Patients and Providers Act
March 5, 2008 Letter to the Senate Budget Committee
Feb. 7, 2008 Cantwell Warns Washingtonians About IRS Payment Scams
Jan. 30, 2008 Cantwell: Provide Best Possible Care for Seniors
Dec. 18, 2007 Cantwell Urges Her Colleagues to Expand Access to Quality and Affordable Care for Nation's Children
Sept. 24, 2007 Senator Maria Cantwell's Weekly Update for Washington State
April 23, 2007 Weekly Update
Feb. 28, 2007 Letter to The Honorable Kent Conrad, Chairman Senate Budget Committee and The Honorable Judd Gregg, Ranking Member Senate Budget Committee
Jan. 22, 2007 Weekly Update for Monday, January 22, 2007
Dec. 20, 2006 Extension of State Sales Tax Deduction Now Law
Dec. 11, 2006 Weekly Update
Dec. 9, 2006 Press Release - Congress Approves Two-Year Extension of State Sales Tax Deduction
Nov. 20, 2006 Weekly Update for Monday, November 20, 2006
Nov. 2, 2006 On Day 2 of 27 Stop "Checklist for Change" Tour, Cantwell and Local Community Leaders Call for Change in the National Agenda to Protect Social ....
Oct. 12, 2006 Cantwell Picks Spokane for First Senate Debate
Oct. 5, 2006 Press Release - Cantwell: Social Security Is a Promise To Seniors That Should Be Kept
Sept. 21, 2006 Press Release - Cantwell: Senate Missed Important Opportunity to Stop Deep Cuts to Medicare Reimbursements
Sept. 19, 2006 Statement from U.S. Senator Maria Cantwell on Primary Election Victory
Sept. 7, 2006 Cantwell Speaks at Rally to Protect Social Security and Stop Privatization
Sept. 4, 2006 Washington Working Families Deserve Their Shot at the American Dream
Aug. 19, 2006 Kitsap Sun - Cantwell Chats with Seniors about Medicare
May 11, 2006 Letter to The President
Jan. 23, 2006 Senator Maria Cantwell's Weekly Update for Washington State
Dec. 12, 2005 Maria's Weekly Update
Nov. 28, 2005 Cantwell Calls on President Bush to Support Vital Pension Protections
Aug. 15, 2005 Maria's Monday Memo
Aug. 15, 2005 Maria's Monday Memo
Aug. 5, 2005 Cantwell Announces Bill to Spare Physicians from Cut in Medicare Reimbursements
March 8, 2005 Senate Adds Cantwell ID Theft Amendment to Bankruptcy Reform Legislation
March 7, 2005 Senator Maria Cantwell's Weekly Update for Washington State
Feb. 28, 2005 Cantwell Launches Online Social Security Benefits Calculator
Feb. 28, 2005 Maria's Monday Memo
Feb. 7, 2005 Weekly Update
Feb. 4, 2005 Cantwell to President: "Preserve Social Security's Original Mission"
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