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Nick Rahall II's Public Statements on Issue: Senior Citizens

Full Name: Nick Joe Rahall II
Office: U.S. House (WV) - District 3, Democratic
First Elected: 11/02/1976
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 3
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary May 13, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Melinda; 3 Children: Rebecca, Nick Joe III, Suzanne Nicole
Birth Date: 05/20/1949
Birth Place: Beckley, WV
Home City: Beckley, WV
Religion: Presbyterian
Date Title
Issue Position: Seniors
Aug. 1, 2014 Medicare After 49 Years
April 8, 2014 Rahall Welcomes Medicare Advantage Fix
March 21, 2014 A Promise for the People
March 12, 2014 Rahall Weighs In on Medicare Advantage
Feb. 18, 2014 Rahall Meets with Seniors and Veterans in Bluefield
Feb. 14, 2014 Doing Right by Our Veterans
Feb. 4, 2014 Rahall Votes to Expand Tuition Assistance to Veterans
Nov. 20, 2013 Letter to Co-Chairs Patty Murray and Paul Ryan, Fiscal Year 2014 Budget Conference Committee - Protect Social Security and Medicare
Nov. 8, 2013 Helping Doctors to Help their Patients
Nov. 5, 2013 Rahall Meets with Health Providers on Medicare
Oct. 30, 2013 Rahall Statement on Social Security COLA Increase
Oct. 2, 2013 Progressive Change Campaign Committee: Social Security Protectors
Aug. 2, 2013 Medicare: Honoring our Commitment to Seniors
July 29, 2013 Letter to Representative Harold Rogers, Representative Jack Kingston, Representative Nita Lowey, and Representative Rosa DeLauro - Meals on Wheels
July 16, 2013 78 Years of Social Security
April 19, 2013 Protecting the Social Security COLA
Sept. 25, 2012 Rahall: Strong Medicare Program Essential for Seniors
Aug. 27, 2012 Medicare -- A Sacred Contract
July 13, 2012 Seniors Are a Treasured Resource
June 18, 2012 Deportation Exemption for Immigrant Aliens
May 16, 2012 Delegation Joins Capito In Fighting For WV Hospitals
May 16, 2012 Congressional Delegation Fights for WV Hospitals
March 22, 2012 H.R. 5 Protecting Access to Healthcare Act
Dec. 19, 2011 Rahall: Extending Unemployment Benefits, Protecting Medicare Services Essential
Oct. 19, 2011 Rahall Applauds Social Security COLA Increase
Aug. 13, 2011 Rahall Statement on Anniversary of Social Security
July 19, 2011 Rahall Fights Attempt to End Medicare and Social Security
July 15, 2011 Letter to Barack H. Obama, President of the United States - Protect Medicare, Medicaid, and Social Security
May 5, 2011 Rahall Fights for Community Action Programs
April 5, 2011 Protecting our Seniors
March 16, 2011 Rahall Stands Up for Social Security
Dec. 9, 2010 Rahall Statement on House Passage of Medicare and Medicaid Extenders Act
Oct. 15, 2010 Letter To Barack Obama, President of The United States - Social Security
July 29, 2010 Celebrating a Milestone: The 75th Anniversary of Social Security
July 22, 2010 House Panel Approves Rahall Bill to Protect Mineworker Pension Payments
Nov. 7, 2008 Rahall Calls for Immediate Tax Relief for Seniors
Nov. 5, 2008 Rahall Report: Standing on the Horizon of a New Tomorrow
Oct. 22, 2008 Register-Herald - Rahall Defends Earmarks as ‘Seed Money' for Economic Growth
July 25, 2008 Take Advantage of Your Stimulus Check!
July 15, 2008 Rahall Statement on Medicare Veto Override
June 24, 2008 House Prevents Dangerous Medicare Cuts
June 5, 2008 Rahall: Democrats' Budget Invests in America
Feb. 4, 2008 Rahall: President's Ballooning Budget Falls Hard on West Virginians
Jan. 31, 2008 Rahall: Bush Balancing Budget on Backs of West Virginia's Most Vulnerable
Sept. 27, 2007 Rahall Signs AARP "Divided We Fail" Pledge
July 27, 2007 The Raise Heard Cross the Nation
May 15, 2006 Rep. Rahall: America's Seniors, Not Illegal Aliens, Deserve Amnesty.
March 6, 2006 Rep. Tierney Calls for CSBG Program Funding
Feb. 7, 2005 Rahall: New Republican Budget Cuts American Values
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