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Betty McCollum's Public Statements on Issue: Senior Citizens

Full Name: Betty McCollum
Office: U.S. House (MN) - District 4, Democratic/Farmer/Labor
First Elected: 11/07/2000
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic/Farmer/Labor for U.S. House - District 4
Primary Aug. 12, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Divorced; 2 Children: Katie, Sean
Birth Date: 07/12/1954
Birth Place: Saint Paul, MN
Home City: Saint Paul, MN
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
Issue Position: Social Security
Issue Position: Seniors
Feb. 11, 2014 Statement on Republican Cuts to Medicare Payments
Nov. 20, 2013 Letter to Co-Chairs Patty Murray and Paul Ryan, Fiscal Year 2014 Budget Conference Committee - Protect Social Security and Medicare
Oct. 2, 2013 Progressive Change Campaign Committee: Social Security Protectors
April 19, 2013 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Acting Administrator for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
Oct. 24, 2012 Brian Barnes Joins McCollum, Ellison, Obermueller for Press Conference on Protecting and Strengthening Medicare for Minnesota Seniors
Aug. 4, 2012 Betty Introduces Herself to Stillwater Voters - Q&A
July 10, 2012 Repeal of Obamacare Act
April 20, 2012 Congresswoman McCollum Works to Reduce Hunger for Homebound Minnesota Seniors
March 29, 2012 Paulsen and McCollum Introduce Legislation to Help Minnesota Seniors Utilize SNAP Benefits
March 29, 2012 Protecting Access to Healthcare Act
March 28, 2012 Concurrent Resolution of the Budget for Fiscal Year 2013
July 25, 2011 Letter to Democratic Leader Pelosi
July 15, 2011 Cicilline to Leader Pelosi: Protect Social Security, Medicare & Medicaid Benefits
June 16, 2011 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the US House of Representatives - Prescription Drug Costs
April 14, 2011 Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2012
Dec. 10, 2010 Social Security COLA Increase for Seniors Fails as 141 Republicans Vote "No"
Oct. 15, 2010 Letter To Barack Obama, President of The United States - Social Security
Aug. 13, 2010 Congresswoman Betty McCollum's eNewsletter
July 22, 2009 McCollum And Entire Minnesota Delegation Send Letter To President Obama Calling State's Medicare Reimbursement Inequity "Intolerable"
June 26, 2009 McCollum Addresses Inequities In Medicare Payments To ‘High-Quality, Low-Cost' States
April 24, 2008 Taxpayer Assistance and Simplification Act of 2008
April 17, 2007 Concurrent Resolutioin On The Budget For Fiscal Year 2008
Sept. 29, 2006 Honoring 21Years Of Heat's On
June 29, 2006 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 4890, Legislative Line Item Veto Act of 2006
April 27, 2006 Medicare Part D Deadline
March 30, 2006 Motion to Instruct Pension Conferees
March 6, 2006 Rep. Tierney Calls for CSBG Program Funding
Feb. 6, 2006 McCollum Statement on the President's FY2007 Budget
Aug. 12, 2005 E-Newsletter
April 29, 2005 McCollum Statement on Bush Social Security Proposal
April 29, 2005 E-Newsletter
April 12, 2005 Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2006
April 1, 2005 E-Newsletter
March 11, 2005 E-Newsletter
Dec. 7, 2004 Increasing the Public Debt Limit
Sept. 24, 2004 Letter to Mr. Glenn Tilton, Chair of United Airlines
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Human Services
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Seniors
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