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Doris Matsui's Public Statements on Issue: Health and Health Care

Full Name: Doris O. Matsui
Office: U.S. House (CA) - District 6, Democratic
First Elected: 03/08/2005
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 6
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 3, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Widowed; 1 Child: Brian
Birth Date: 09/25/1944
Birth Place: Dinuba, CA
Home City: Sacramento, CA
Religion: Methodist
Date Title
July 25, 2014 Letter to Harry Reid, Senate Majority Leader and John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Congress Must Stay in Session Until VA Problems Addressed
June 17, 2014 Letter to Dr. Francis Collins, Director of the National Institutes of Health - Make Demographic Data Public for All Clinical Trials
June 4, 2014 Huffington Post - On the Road with 15 Congresswomen Trying to Get Women to Vote
May 6, 2014 Barber, DeGette, Matsui, Napolitano, Tonko Unveil Mental Health Legislation
May 6, 2014 Congresswoman Matsui Joins Colleagues in Unveiling Mental Health Legislation
May 6, 2014 US Reps. Barber, Degette, Matsui, Napolitano, Tonko to Unveil Mental Health Legislation Today
April 29, 2014 Letter to Steven Anderson, President and Chief Executive Officer of National Association of Chain Drug Stores - Ban Cigarette and Tobacco Product Sales
April 4, 2014 Letter to Harold Rogers, Nita Lowey, Jack Kingston, and Rosa DeLauro - Increase Funding for the National Institutes of Health
April 1, 2014 Congresswoman Matsui's Excellence in Mental Health Act Signed into Law
April 1, 2014 Congresswoman Matsui's Excellence in Mental Health Act Signed Into Law
March 27, 2014 Congresswoman Matsui's Excellence in Mental Health Act Passes House of Representatives
March 5, 2014 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration - FDA's Proposed Rule to Protect Consumers of Generic Drugs
Jan. 7, 2014 Letter to Hal Rogers, Chairman of the House of Representatives Committee on Appropriations, Nita Lowey, Ranking Member of the House of Representatives Committee on Appropriations, Barbara Mikulski, Chairwoman of the Senate Committee on Appropriations, and Richard Shelby, Vice Chairman of the Senate Committee on Appropriations - Assist FDA
Dec. 17, 2013 Reps. Matsui (CA) and Johnson (OH) Introduce Bipartisan Legislation Creating a Federal Definition of Telehealth
Dec. 4, 2013 Congresswoman Matsui Announces 105 Million Americans Have Gained Access to Free Preventive Care Thanks to the Affordable Care Act
Nov. 22, 2013 Letter to House Speak Boehner and House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi - Reps. Flores, Maffei Lead Bipartisan Effort to Pass Long-Term Fix to Medicare Sustainable Growth Rate
Nov. 8, 2013 Congresswoman Matsui Lauds Administration for Implementation of Mental Health Parity Law
Oct. 15, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Impact of the Government Shutdown on Energy and Commerce
Sept. 24, 2013 Congresswoman Matsui Introduces Legislation to Strengthen Oversight and Penalties in Cases of Improper Dumping of Psychiatric Patients
July 31, 2013 Rogers Introduces Bill to Protect Community Cancer Care, Expand Access for Patients
July 17, 2013 Congresswoman Matsui Opposes Legislation to Delay, Obstruct and Repeal Affordable Care Act
April 25, 2013 Letter to Chairmen and Ranking Members of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Patient Dumping in Nevada
April 22, 2013 Letter to Honorable John Culberson, Chair, and Honorable Sanford Bishop, Ranking Member, Subcommittee on Military Construction, Veterans' Affairs and Related Agencies - VA Backlog
March 19, 2013 Reps. Matsui and Lance Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Strengthen America's Mental Health Services
Dec. 20, 2012 Congresswoman Matsui Statement on Senator Steinberg's Call for Further Investment in Mental Health
Oct. 30, 2012 Congresswoman Matsui Statement on the California Health Benefits Exchange's Decision to Offer Stand-Alone Supplemental Vision Plan
Aug. 31, 2012 Congresswoman Matsui Honored as an AbilityOne Champion
June 28, 2012 Congresswoman Matsui Applauds Supreme Court for Upholding Affordable Care Act
June 28, 2012 Congresswoman Matsui Applauds Supreme Court for Upholding Affordable Care Act
June 20, 2012 Congresswoman Matsui Announces New Access Points in the Region
May 10, 2012 Matsui Opposes Republican Budget Reconciliation Bill
April 27, 2012 Matsui Opposes Cutting Health Fund
April 23, 2012 Blog: Two Years Later
April 13, 2012 Congresswoman Matsui Discusses Her Opposition to Proposed Cuts to Medicare with Local Seniors
March 26, 2012 CAPAC Members Applaud the Affordable Care Act on its Second Anniversary
March 23, 2012 Congresswoman Matsui Celebrates Affordable Care Act Anniversary, Announces Local Benefits
March 23, 2012 Congressional Asian Pacific American Caucus Applauds the Affordable Care Act on its Second Anniversary
March 23, 2012 Blog: Two Years Later
March 20, 2012 Press Conference by House Democratic Women, on the Affordable Care Act's Benefits for Women
March 16, 2012 Congresswoman Matsui, Local Women's Health Leaders Hold Panel Discussion
Feb. 17, 2012 Conference Report on H.R. 3630, Middle Class Tax Relief and Job Creation Act of 2012
Jan. 20, 2012 Congresswoman Matsui on Administration Decision to Uphold Contraceptive Rule
Dec. 15, 2011 In Opposition of Implications to Medical Research in H.R. 1254
Dec. 14, 2011 Letter to Secretary Kathleen Sebelius, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Dec. 8, 2011 Letter to John Boehner, House Speaker, and Nancy Pelosi, Minority Leader of the House
Nov. 1, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner
Nov. 1, 2011 Capps, Markey, Matsui Re-Introduce Legislation to Improve the Public Health Response to Climate Change
Oct. 14, 2011 Letter to Co-Chairmen Murray and Hensarling of the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction
Oct. 13, 2011 Letter to the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction
Oct. 13, 2011 Letter to Members of the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction
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