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Rubén Hinojosa, Sr.'s Public Statements on Issue: Senior Citizens

Full Name: Rubén E. Hinojosa, Sr.
Office: U.S. House (TX) - District 15, Democratic
First Elected: 11/05/1996
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 15
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary March 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Martha; 5 Children: Rubén Jr., Laura, Iliana, Kaitlin, Karén
Birth Date: 08/20/1940
Birth Place: Edcouch, TX
Home City: Mercedes, TX
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
April 1, 2014 Congressman Ruben Hinojosa Stands Against the GOP Budget Proposal -- If Passed it Would Hurt the Middle Class -- Seniors and Medical Research
Feb. 28, 2014 Bonamici & Hinojosa Introduce New Bill to Improve the Older Americans Act
Feb. 11, 2014 Hearing of the Higher Education and Workforce Training Subcommittee of the House Education and the Workforce Committee - Serving Seniors Through the Older Americans Act
Jan. 29, 2014 Statement on President Obama's State of the Union Address 2014
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
Feb. 15, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Medicare, Medicaid, and Social Security
July 10, 2012 Congressman Ruben Hinojosa Blasts Governor Perry on his Opposition to the Affordable Care Act
March 21, 2012 Congressman Ruben Hinojosa Announces at Press Conference in Washington, D.C. that Hundreds of Thousands of People in His Congressional District are Already Benefiting from Affordable Care Act
Feb. 17, 2012 Congressman Ruben Hinojosa Votes to Extend Payroll Tax Cut and Unemployment Insurance
Dec. 20, 2011 Statement from Congressman Ruben Hinojosa on Republican Refusal to Pass the Payroll Tax Cut Bill
Aug. 1, 2011 Hinojosa Votes to Keep the American Economy Strong
April 15, 2011 Congressman Ruben Hinojosa Votes NO on Ryan Republican Budget That Would Destroy Medicare
April 13, 2011 Congressman Ruben Hinojosa Announces House Democratic Budget Alternative For FY 2012
Oct. 19, 2010 Congressman Ruben Hinojosa Announces Congress to Vote on Seniors Protection Act in November
Oct. 15, 2010 Letter To The Honorable Barack Obama, President, The United States of America
July 28, 2010 Congressman Rubén Hinojosa's Statement on the 75th Anniversary of Social Security
July 27, 2010 Congressman Rubén Hinojosa Votes to Support & Protect Seniors From Fraud
June 11, 2010 Congressman Rubén Hinojosa Creates Elder Abuse Awareness Task Force
Feb. 25, 2009 Supporting The Goals And Ideals Of America Saves Week
July 12, 2007 Section 8 Voucher Reform Act Of 2007
Sept. 28, 2006 Press Release - House Passes H.R. 6197
Sept. 28, 2006 Older Americans Act Amendments Of 2006
Sept. 19, 2006 Recognizing And Honoring America's Seniors
June 21, 2006 Senior Independence Act of 2006
May 23, 2006 Hinojosa Joined by More Than 200 Pharmacists to Call for Immediate Medicare Reform
April 3, 2006 Reps. Hinojosa and Tiberi Hold Hearing on Older Americans Act
March 15, 2006 Hinojosa Continues Work Protecting Consumers
March 6, 2006 Rep. Tierney Calls for CSBG Program Funding
Feb. 7, 2005 Hinojosa Responds to Proposed FY2006 Budget
Feb. 2, 2005 Hinojosa Comments on State of the Union
Jan. 4, 2005 Expressing Sorrow of the House at the Death of the Honorable Robert T. Matsui, Member of Congress from the State of California
Feb. 11, 2004 Hinojosa Fights for Texas Teachers on the House Floor
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Strengthening Our Commitment to Seniors Citizens
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Social Security and Medicare
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Seniors
Issue Position: Seniors
Issue Position: Economy
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