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Rahm Emanuel's Public Statements on Issue: Health and Health Care

Full Name: Rahm Emanuel
Office: Mayor (Chicago, IL) - At-Large, Democratic
First Elected: 02/22/2011
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Amy; 3 Children
Birth Date: 11/29/1959
Birth Place: Chicago, IL
Home City: Chicago, IL
Religion: Jewish
Date Title
Issue Position: Tax Reform
Nov. 9, 2008 CBS "Face the Nation" - Transcript
Sept. 26, 2008 Wyden, Markey Introduce "Independence at Home" Act
Sept. 23, 2008 Paul Wellstone and Pete Domenici Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act of 2008
Aug. 26, 2008 Good Evening
April 8, 2008 Traumatic Brain Injury Act of 2008
March 5, 2008 Paul Wellstone Mental Health and Addiction Equity Act of 2007
Feb. 20, 2008 Emanuel Highlights Administration's History of Leveling with American People: "They'd Rather Not"
Feb. 15, 2008 Markey-Emanuel Introduce Bill to Promote Health I.T. While Protecting Patient Privacy
Dec. 19, 2007 Medicare, Medicaid, and SCHIP Extension Act of 2007
Dec. 12, 2007 Children's Health Insurance Program Reauthorization Act of 2007--Veto Message from the President of the United States
Nov. 15, 2007 Hearing of the Health Subcommittee of the House Ways and Means Committee - Trends in Nursing Home Ownership and Quality
Oct. 31, 2007 SCHIP Halloween
Oct. 25, 2007 Press Conference with Reps. Pelosi, Hoyer, Becerra and Emanuel on the State Children's Health Insurance Program
Oct. 25, 2007 Children's Health Insurance Program Reauthorization Act of 2007
Oct. 23, 2007 MSNBC "Hardball with Chris Matthews"-Transcript
Oct. 23, 2007 Press Conference with Reps. Rahm Emanuel (D-IL) and James Clyburn (D-SC) on the Cost of the Iraq War
Oct. 18, 2007 Children's Health Insurance Program Reauthorization Act of 2007--Veto Message from the President of the United States
Oct. 18, 2007 Press Conference with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and Other House Democrats Subject: SCHIP
Oct. 18, 2007 Emanuel: "If Health Care is Good Enough for Our Kids, It's Good Enough for America's Kids"
Oct. 17, 2007 CBS "Early Show" - Transcript
Oct. 16, 2007 Health Care Priorities
Oct. 10, 2007 SCHIP
Oct. 4, 2007 Priorities
Oct. 3, 2007 MSNBC Interview on President Bush's SCHIP Veto-Transcript
Oct. 3, 2007 SCHIP
Oct. 3, 2007 Children's Health Insurance Program Reauthorization Act of 2007--Veto Message from the President of the United States
Sept. 25, 2007 Press Conference with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA); Rep. Steny Hoyer (D-MD); Rep. John Dingell (D-MI); Rep. Rahm Emanuel (D-IL)
Sept. 25, 2007 Children's Health Insurance Program Reauthorization Act of 2007
Aug. 1, 2007 Children's Health and Medicare Protection Act of 2007
July 24, 2007 SCHIP
July 19, 2007 Pop Quiz from the House Democratic Caucus: Who is the one Man Standing Between 9 Million Low-Income Children and Their Health Insurance?
July 18, 2007 Emanuel Statement on President's Threat to Veto Health Care for Children
July 18, 2007 Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008
May 15, 2007 Emanuel, Ramstad Announce More Endorsements of Healthy Kids Act: National Association of Children's Hospitals, First Focus and March of Dimes Endorse
May 3, 2007 Emanuel, Ramstad Introduce Bipartisan Health Care Plan Announce Growing Support for the Healthy Kids Act
April 25, 2007 Providing for Consideration of HR 1591, US Troop Readiness, Veterans' Health, and Iraq Accountability Act, 2007
April 25, 2007 Emanuel Delivers Address on Politics, Government, and Firings of U.S. Attorneys
March 23, 2007 US Troop Readiness, Veterans' Health, and Iraq Accountability Act, 2007
March 16, 2007 Emanuel Attends Swedish Covenant Hospital Unveiling of Emergency Department
March 2, 2007 Emanuel Announces Mounting Support for Healthy Kids Act: DLC, SEIU Back Bipartisan Healthcare Bill
Feb. 16, 2007 Emanuel, Ramstad, Ross, LaHood, Schwartz, Shea-Porter Unveil Bipartisan Health Care Plan; Expand Coverage for Children
Jan. 23, 2007 State of the Union Address Coverage-Transcript
July 28, 2006 Health Information Technology Promotion Act of 2006
July 25, 2006 Stagnating Middle-Class Incomes
July 12, 2006 The Federal Deficit
July 10, 2006 It's Time for a Change in our Economy
May 3, 2006 Letter to the Hon. Nancy Johnson, Chair of the Subcommittee on Health, Committee on Ways and Means
May 3, 2006 Raising Questions About the President's Flu Plan
April 21, 2006 HBO "Real Time with Bill Maher" - Transcript
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