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Raúl Grijalva's Public Statements on Issue: Senior Citizens

Full Name: Raúl M. Grijalva
Office: U.S. House (AZ) - District 3, Democratic
First Elected: 11/05/2002
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Announced, Democratic for U.S. House - District 3
Primary Aug. 26, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Ramona; 3 Children: Adelita, Raquel, Marisa
Birth Date: 02/19/1948
Birth Place: Tucson, AZ
Home City: Tucson, AZ
Religion: Catholic
Date Title
March 14, 2014 Ellison, Grijalva: Don't Shift Costs to Seniors
Feb. 20, 2014 Ellison, Grijalva: Time to Move Beyond Chained-CPI
Dec. 11, 2013 Immigration Reform
Nov. 20, 2013 Letter to Co-Chairs Patty Murray and Paul Ryan, Fiscal Year 2014 Budget Conference Committee - Protect Social Security and Medicare
Oct. 2, 2013 Progressive Change Campaign Committee: Social Security Protectors
July 29, 2013 Letter to Representative Harold Rogers, Representative Jack Kingston, Representative Nita Lowey, and Representative Rosa DeLauro - Meals on Wheels
April 9, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Vote Against Benefit Cuts
Feb. 15, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Medicare, Medicaid, and Social Security
Dec. 20, 2012 Edwards, Grijalva, Ellison, Schakowsky, DeFazio, and others: Chained CPI Should Have No Part in Deficit Deal
Dec. 13, 2012 Letter to President Obama - Medicare Eligibility
Dec. 12, 2012 Progressive Caucus Co-Chairs Stand Up For Seniors Who Rely On Medicare
April 26, 2012 Asheville Citizen-Times - Arizona's Congressman Grijalva Endorses Bothwell, Keever
March 21, 2012 Grijalva Highlights Local Affordable Care Act Benefits, Will Speak With AZ Alliance for Retired Americans at Friday Health Care Event
Feb. 17, 2012 Grijalva Statement on Vote in Favor of Extending Payroll Tax Cut, Medicare Payments and Unemployment Insurance Assistance to States
Feb. 2, 2012 Grijalva Highlights 2011 Statewide Affordable Care Act Savings and Coverage Information -- Arizonans on Medicare Saved $37 Million
Nov. 8, 2011 Kucinich, Burton and Young Lead Bipartisan Appeal to Protect Men from Prostate Cancer
Oct. 19, 2011 Grijalva Highlights First Increase in Social Security Payments Since 2009 -- Important For Nearly 120,000 Southern Arizona Recipients
Oct. 13, 2011 Letter to Members of the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction
Sept. 8, 2011 The Hill - Social Security is Insurance You Pay For
July 26, 2011 Statement on President Obama's Deficit Reduction and Debt Ceiling Speech and On House, Senate Grand Bargain Budget Plans
July 25, 2011 Letter to Democratic Leader Pelosi
July 21, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack H. Obama, President of the United States
July 19, 2011 House "Gang of 70-Plus" to Senate "Gang of Six": We Outnumber Your Plan to Slash Medicare, Medicaid and Social Security
July 15, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack H. Obama, President of the United States
July 15, 2011 Cicilline to Leader Pelosi: Protect Social Security, Medicare & Medicaid Benefits
July 11, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack H. Obama, President of the United States
June 17, 2011 Progressive Caucus Co-Chair Grijalva Receives Perfect Score From Alliance for Retired Americans for Second Session of 111th Congress
May 5, 2011 Grijalva Highlights Findings That Under-55 Americans Will Pay An Extra $182,000 Before Retirement Under Republican Medicare Plan
May 3, 2011 Grijalva Submits Amendment to Block Discriminatory Tax Hikes in Republican Anti-Choice Bill -- Republicans Block It Before a Vote
April 15, 2011 Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2012
Oct. 15, 2010 Letter To The Honorable Barack Obama, President, The United States of America
Aug. 25, 2010 Grijalva Calls On Simpson To Recuse Himself From Fiscal Commission After Publicized Remarks Show His Disdain For Social Security
June 24, 2008 Grijalva Supports Medicare Improvements
March 6, 2006 Rep. Tierney Calls for CSBG Program Funding
Feb. 15, 2006 Gas and Oil Companies Get a Sweetheart Deal from Bush Administration
July 8, 2005 President's Social Security Plan Will Hurt Arizona Families
Feb. 11, 2005 Rep. Raúl M. Grijalva, Joined by Members of Congressional Hispanic Caucus, Denounces Bush Administration's Divisive Smear Strategy on CAFTA
Jan. 26, 2005 Resist Giving In To Fear: Trust Social Security
Jan. 12, 2005 Rep. Grijalva Denounces 'Misleading' Bush Social Security Plan
Jan. 4, 2005 Rep. Grijalva Sworn-in for 2nd Term in 109th Congress
Jan. 1, 1 Rep. Raúl M. Grijalva, Joined by Members of Congressional Hispanic Caucus, Denounces Bush Administration's Divisive Smear Strategy on CAFTA
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Health Care
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Social Security
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Seniors and Working People's Retirements
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Health Care
Issue Position: Seniors and Working People's Retirement
Issue Position: Social Security
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