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Gregory Meeks' Public Statements on Issue: Health and Health Care

Full Name: Gregory W. Meeks
Office: U.S. House (NY) - District 5, Democratic
First Elected: 02/03/1998
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Simone-Marie; 3 Children: Ebony, Aja, Nia-Aiyana
Birth Date: 09/25/1953
Birth Place: New York City
Home City: Far Rockaway, NY
Religion: African Methodist Episcopal
Date Title
April 4, 2014 Letter to Harold Rogers, Nita Lowey, Jack Kingston, and Rosa DeLauro - Increase Funding for the National Institutes of Health
March 27, 2014 Letter to President Barack Obama - Pediatric Acquired Brain Injury Plan
Jan. 10, 2014 Letter to Samantha Power, Ambassador to the United Nations - Address Haiti Cholera Epidemic
May 30, 2013 Letter to Honorable Ban Ki-Moon, Secretary General of the United Nations - Haitain Cholera Epidemic
Aug. 1, 2012 Pro Football Hall of Fame Commemorative Coin Act
Nov. 10, 2011 Letter to the Honorable Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary Department of Health and Human Services
Nov. 1, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner
March 23, 2011 Congressman Gregory W. Meeks Announces Benefits of the Affordable Care Act for New York One Year Later
Jan. 19, 2011 Congressman Gregory W. Meeks Announces Impact of Repealing Health Care Reform Law to New Yorkers in the Sixth Congressional District
Jan. 18, 2011 Congressional Black Caucus and the Affordable Care Act
Dec. 22, 2010 Congressman Gregory W. Meeks Applauds Bi-Partisan Passage of 9/11 Health and Compensation Act
Dec. 1, 2010 Letter To The Honorable Harry Reid, Majority Leader, United States Senator; To The Honorable Mitch McConnell, Minority Leader, United States Senator
Sept. 29, 2010 Congressman Gregory W. Meeks Applauds Passage of 9/11 Health and Compensation Act
Sept. 23, 2010 Congressman Gregory W. Meeks Announces Patient's Bill of Rights to Take Effect Today
July 29, 2010 Letter to the Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United States
June 9, 2010 Congressman Gregory W. Meeks On New Outreach Campaign to Protect Seniors from Scams and Medicare Fraud
March 21, 2010 Congressman Gregory W. Meeks Votes In Favor Of Affordable Health Care For America Will Provide Hard Working Americans With Quality And Affordable Health Care
March 21, 2010 Senate Amendments To H.R. 3590, Service Members Home Ownership Tax Act Of 2009, And H.R. 4872, Health Care And Education Reconciliation Act Of 2010
March 19, 2010 Congressman Gregory W. Meeks Announces Benefits Of Health Care Reform To New Yorkers In The Sixth Congressional District
Feb. 24, 2010 Congressman Gregory W. Meeks Hails Repeal Of Antitrust Exemption For Health Insurance Companies
Nov. 7, 2009 Congressman Gregory W. Meeks Votes In Favor Of House Health Care Reform
Nov. 7, 2009 Affordable Health Care For America Act
Sept. 10, 2009 MSNBC "The Ed Show" - Transcript
April 26, 2009 Congressman Gregory Meeks Statement On Swine Flu
Feb. 26, 2009 Congressman Gregory Meeks Statement on President Obama's Budget
July 26, 2008 Speech by Rep. Gregory W. Meeks
Jan. 23, 2008 Congressman Meeks Votes in Favor of Overriding the Presidents Veto of the State Children's Health Insurance Program
Sept. 5, 2007 Third Annual African American Prostate Cancer Disparity Summit in the Nation's Capitol Supported by Congressman Gregory W. Meeks
Sept. 29, 2006 Press Release - "HR 6143-The Ryan White Re-authorization"
May 4, 2006 Letter to Chair and Ranking Member of the House Committe on Appropriations Jerry Lewis and David Obey
Feb. 9, 2006 Clinton, King Spearhead Effort to Help State's Uninsured Working Families
March 17, 2005 Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2006
Oct. 13, 2004 CNN Crossfire - Transcript
July 26, 2004 Letter to Julie Louise Gerberding, M.D., M.P.H. Regarding Office of Minority Health
March 31, 2004 Early War Plan; Interview with Representative Gregory Meeks
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Health Care
Issue Position: Health Care
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