Search Form
First, enter a politician or zip code
Now, choose a category
 

Elijah Cummings' Public Statements on Issue: Health and Health Care

Office: U.S. House (MD) - District 7, Democratic
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 7
Date Title
July 18, 2016 Letter to Mr. Andrew M. Slavitt, Acting Administrator of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services - Update Lead Screening Policy to Protect Children
July 13, 2016 Letter to the Hon. Paul Ryan, Speaker of the House - Act on Flint Before House Adjourns
July 7, 2016 Letter to the Honorable Robert M. Califf, Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration - Condemning AstraZeneca for Putting Profits Over People
June 8, 2016 Democratic Leaders Introduce Resolution to Disband Republicans' Select Panel to Attack Women's Health
May 31, 2016 Letter to The Honorable Paul Ryan, Speaker of the US House of Representatives, and The Honorable Nancy Pelosi, Minority Leader of the US House of Representatives - Call on House Leadership to Lift Gun Violence Research Ban
May 20, 2016 Letter to the Hon. Jason Chaffetz, Chairman, Committee on Oversight and Government Reform - Regarding Staff Report
May 17, 2016 WMAR - New Federal Effort to Address Heroin and Prescription Drug Abuse
May 16, 2016 The Baltimore Sun - Federal Lawmakers Tout House Opioid Abuse Bills
May 16, 2016 Letter to the Honorable Paul Ryan, Speaker, U.S. House of Representatives - Emergency Funding for Zika Virus
May 16, 2016 Cummings Issues Statement on Valeant's Pricing Changes
May 16, 2016 Baltimore Congressional Delegation Announce New Federal Effort to Reduce Opioid Abuse in Maryland and Across America
May 12, 2016 Kennedy Joins House Coalition Pushing for Opioid Response Funding
May 12, 2016 Members from Areas Hard Hit by Drug Crisis Introduce Bill to Provide More Than $1 Billion to Combat Epidemic
May 2, 2016 Following Efforts by Casey, Wyden, and Cummings, CMS Adds New Quality Measures to Help Rate Nursing Homes
April 28, 2016 Letter to the Honorable Paul Ryan, Speaker of the House and the Honorable Marsha Blackburn, Chairman of the Select Investigative Panel on Infant Lives - Panel Concerns
April 15, 2016 Letter to Mr. Andy Slavitt, Acting Administrator, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, Department of Health and Human Services - Reduce Financial Barriers to Vaccines
April 15, 2016 Rep. Ted Lieu Introduces Two New Bills To Help Prevent Superbug Outbreaks
April 12, 2016 Letter to J. Michael Pearson, Chief Executive Officer, Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. - Demanding Information That Valeant is Withholding From Congress
March 28, 2016 Letter to the Honorable Sylvia M. Burwell, Secretary of Health and Human Services and Francis Collins, Director of National Institutes of Health - Act Now on Drug Affordability
March 24, 2016 Letter to- The Honorable Tom Cole, Chairman and The Honorable Rosa Delauro, Ranking Member, Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services and Education Appropriations - Minority AIDS Initiative
March 17, 2016 Hearing of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee - Opening Statement of Rep. Cummings, Hearing on "Examining the Federal Administration of the Safe Drinking Water in Flint, Michigan, Part III"
March 17, 2016 Letter to Chairman Frelingghuysen and Ranking Member Visclosky - Fund Peer-Reviewed Breast Cancer Research
March 15, 2016 Letter to House Appropriations Committee Leadership - Support for Water Infrastructure Funding
March 14, 2016 Cummings Introduces Resolution Honoring Henrietta Lacks
March 10, 2016 Letter to J. Michael Pearson, Chief Executive Officer, Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. - Concerns Regarding Valeant's Lack of Transparency
March 10, 2016 Letter to the Honorable Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - Call to Take Action on Sources of Methane Emissions
March 1, 2016 Letter to the Hon. Charlie Dent and the Hon. Sanford Bishop, Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Committee - Veteran's Suicide Hotline Staffing
Feb. 26, 2016 Cummings Issues Statement on New Snyder Administration Emails
Feb. 25, 2016 Letter to House & Senate Leadership - Request to Fund Contraceptive Care to Combat Zika Virus Outbreak
Feb. 25, 2016 Letter to Jacob Lew - Stop Corporate Inversions Following Report on Extent of Pfizer Tax Dodging and Price Gouging
Feb. 24, 2016 Cummings Commends State Funding for Flint Water Bills, But Calls for More Action
Feb. 23, 2016 Letter to Administrator Ostroff: Over-the-Counter Status for Overdose Death Prevention Drug
Feb. 22, 2016 Letter to the Hon. Jason Chaffetz, Chairman, Committee on Oversight and Government Reform - Request Documents Related to Flint Michigan Water Crisis
Feb. 18, 2016 Cummings Applauds Federal Emergency Efforts to Address Flint Water Crisis
Feb. 4, 2016 Hearing of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee - Opening Statement of Rep. Cummings, Hearing on "Developments in the Prescription Drug Market: Oversight"
Jan. 21, 2016 Tuesday: Oversight Committee Holds Drug Pricing Hearing Long Sought by Cummings
Jan. 1, 2016 Issue Position: Veterans
Jan. 1, 2016 Issue Position: In the District
Dec. 18, 2015 Letter to Thomas Frieden, Director, Centers for Disease Control - Prescribed Opioids
Dec. 18, 2015 Cummings Issues Statement on Arrest and Resignation of Martin Shkreli
Dec. 17, 2015 Skyrocketing Generic Drug Prices Cost Taxpayers $1.4 Billion, New Report Finds
Dec. 16, 2015 Letter to J. Michael Pearson, Chairman and CEO, Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc. - Demanding Documents and Interviews From Valeant Ahead of Oversight Hearing
Dec. 2, 2015 Letter to Martin Shkreli, Chief Executive Officer, Turing Pharmacueticals, LLC - Fake "Price Cut" for Critical Drug
Nov. 18, 2015 Letter to Chairman Rogers and Ranking Member Lowey - Boost in NIH funding
Nov. 16, 2015 Letter to J. Michael Pearson, Chairman and CEO, Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc. - Business Practices
Nov. 9, 2015 Letter to Acting Administrator Rosenberg - Push to Allow Partial Fill Prescriptions to Reduce Fatal Opioid Overdoses
Nov. 4, 2015 Letter to the Hon. Jason Chaffetz, Chairman, House Oversight and Government Reform Committee - Stop Blocking Investigation of Skyrocketing Drug Prices
Oct. 28, 2015 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House and Nancy Pelosi, Minority Leader - Refusing to Vote For Any Budget Deal That Cuts Medicare, Medicaid or Social Security Benefits
Oct. 28, 2015 House Passes Bipartisan Budget Agreement With Cummings' Prescription Drug Bill
Oct. 14, 2015 Letter to Administrator Slavitt - Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) to Protect Nursing-Home Residents from Forced Arbitration
Skip to top
Back to top