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Mike Thompson's Public Statements on Issue: Senior Citizens

Full Name: Michael 'Mike' C. Thompson
Office: U.S. House (CA) - District 5, Democratic
First Elected: 11/03/1998
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 5
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 3, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Janet; 2 Children: Chris, Jon
Birth Date: 01/24/1951
Birth Place: Saint Helena, CA
Home City: Saint Helena, CA
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
June 20, 2014 Letter to Carolyn Colvin, Commissioner of Social Security Administration - Reconsideration of SSA Decisions
March 4, 2014 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, and Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator of Centers for Medicare and Medicaid - Bipartisan Lawmakers Defend Medicare
Aug. 2, 2013 Thompson, Terry Introduce Legislation Expanding High Quality Health Care Access for Medicare Patients
May 16, 2013 Rep. Thompson Votes No on the Patients' Rights Repeal Act
May 15, 2013 Reps. Thomas and Reichart Introduce Bipartisan Medicare Secondary Payer and Workers' Compensation Settlement Agreement Act
April 19, 2013 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Acting Administrator for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
Feb. 22, 2013 Rep. Mike Thompson Statement on FAA Announcing Sequestration Could Close Local Air Traffic Control Towers
June 7, 2012 Health Care Costs Reduction Act of 2012
March 23, 2012 A Message on the Second Anniversary of the Affordable Care Act
Dec. 14, 2011 Rep. Mike Thompson Releases Statement on House Majority's Passage of Tax Extension Bill
Dec. 17, 2010 Thompson Votes Against Tax Deal
Nov. 19, 2009 House Passes Legislation To Protect Seniors' Access To Doctors
Nov. 19, 2009 Medicare Physician Payment Reform Act Of 2009
Dec. 11, 2008 House Votes To Suspend Unfair Retirement Tax On Seniors
Oct. 29, 2008 Thompson: Best Stimulus is Capital Project Investment
June 24, 2008 Medicare Improvements For Patients and Providers Act of 2008
April 30, 2008 Rep. Thompson Gets Perfect Score on Breast Cancer Policy
April 16, 2008 Thompson Votes to Simplify Tax Code, Close Loopholes for Government Contractors
Feb. 5, 2008 Statement by Congressman Thompson on President's Budget Proposal
May 23, 2007 Providing Exception to Limit on Medicare Reciprocal Billing Arrangements
May 23, 2007 House Passes Bill to Help Reserve and Guard Physicians Serving Overseas
March 28, 2007 Thompson Aims to Protect Real Estate Sellers from Identity Theft
Feb. 6, 2007 President's Budget Harms Middle-Class, Neglects Seniors & Kids
Sept. 7, 2006 Rep. Mike Thompson Joins 63 Members of Congress to Introduce Legislation in Support of Rural Healthcare Providers
March 6, 2006 Rep. Tierney Calls for CSBG Program Funding
June 13, 2005 Thompson Seeks to Increase Patient Access to Telehealth
March 23, 2005 Trustees Report Shows Social Security is Facing a Challenge, Not a Crisis
Feb. 18, 2005 Making and Selling a Crisis
Feb. 2, 2005 Rep. Thompson Responds to State of the Union Address
Jan. 5, 2005 Thompson Appointed to Powerful Committee Post
March 26, 2004 Letter members of the Blue Dog Coalition wrote to the President 3/26/2004
Feb. 24, 2004 Recognizing Sue Holman and Susan Weeks
Jan. 1, 1 Fiscal Responsibility
Jan. 1, 1 Pay Me Now, Not Later
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Seniors
Jan. 1, 2013 Issue Position: Seniors
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Healthcare
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