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Tom Cole's Public Statements on Issue: Health and Health Care

Full Name: Tom Cole
Office: U.S. House (OK) - District 4, Republican
First Elected: 11/05/2002
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Announced, Republican for U.S. House - District 4
Primary June 24, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Ellen; 1 Child: Mason
Birth Date: 04/28/1949
Birth Place: Shreveport, LA
Home City: Moore, OK
Religion: United Methodist
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April 14, 2014 Kids First shows a Government that Works
April 3, 2014 President Signs Gabriella Miller Kids First Research Act into Law
March 11, 2014 U.S. Senate Supports Gabriella Miller Kids First Research Act
Jan. 27, 2014 Senators to Lead Support for Gabriella Miller Kids First Research Ac
Dec. 11, 2013 Gabriella Miller Kids First Research Act
Nov. 22, 2013 Letter to House Speak Boehner and House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi - Reps. Flores, Maffei Lead Bipartisan Effort to Pass Long-Term Fix to Medicare Sustainable Growth Rate
June 28, 2013 A Year Later, Affordable Care Act Still Unaffordable
May 28, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - VA Disability Claims Backlog
April 25, 2013 Pediatric Research Bill Introduced
April 2, 2013 Congressman Cantor Announces Kids First Research Proposal
March 4, 2013 Congressman Tom Cole's Weekly Column - Violence Against Women Act Achieves Important Tribal Reforms
Feb. 4, 2013 Congressman Tom Cole's Weekly Column - Time for Entitlement Reform
July 11, 2012 Cole Praises Obamacare Repeal
June 5, 2012 Taxpayers Foot the Bill for Obamacare Ads
May 22, 2012 Cole Blasts Taxpayer-Funded Obamacare Advertising
April 16, 2012 Conservative Health Care Solutions
April 3, 2012 House Repeals Another Disturbing Obamacare Provision
March 19, 2012 Report Confirms Obamacare Means Higher Costs, Less Coverage
Feb. 13, 2012 Weekly Column: Obamacare Mandate Violates Constitution, Religious Freedom
Nov. 7, 2011 Taxation of Health Benefits Not a Viable Solution
April 12, 2011 MSNBC "Hardball with Chris Matthews" - Transcript
March 31, 2011 Hearing of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Subcommittee of the House Appropriations Committee - Indian Health Service Fiscal Year 2012 Budget Hearing
March 28, 2011 Obamacare One Year Later
Jan. 20, 2011 Tulsa World - House Votes to Repeal Health-Care Reform Law
Jan. 19, 2011 Cole Votes to Repeal Obamacare
Jan. 18, 2011 Repealing the Job-Killing Health Care Law Act
Jan. 14, 2011 Weekly Column - January 14, 2010
Dec. 22, 2010 James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act of 2010
Oct. 8, 2010 Obamacare's Broken Promises
Aug. 23, 2010 Employers Brace for Obamacare
July 12, 2010 New Medicare Director Supports Rationing
May 3, 2010 New Report Confirms ObamaCare Flaws
May 3, 2010 Op-Ed: New Report Confirms ObamaCare Flaws
April 26, 2010 Cole, Ok Delegation React To CMS Report On Health Care Bill
April 23, 2010 Oklahoma Delegation Reacts to CMS Analysis That Health Care Bill Will Mean Higher Premiums, Rationed Care
April 5, 2010 Cole Floor Speech On Medicare Cuts
March 29, 2010 Health Care Takeover Raises Costs
March 22, 2010 ObamaCare Is Not Health Reform
March 21, 2010 Providing For Consideration Of Senate Amendments To H.R. 3590, Service Members Home Ownership Tax Act Of 2009, And Providing For Consideration Of H.R. 4872, Health Care And Education Reconciliation Act Of 2010
March 21, 2010 Rep. Cole Votes "No" On Obamacare
March 15, 2010 Obama Care
March 8, 2010 Partisan Political Tactics Stifle Health Care Debate
March 1, 2010 Health Care Summit Just More Political Posturing
Jan. 25, 2010 Voters Reject Government-Controlled Health Care
Jan. 25, 2010 Oklahoma Delegation Opposes Unfunded Mandates In Health Care Bill
Jan. 18, 2010 Op-Ed: Health Care Negotiations Should Be Public
Jan. 6, 2010 Rep. Cole Calls For Health Care Debate To Be Publically Available On C-SPAN
Nov. 7, 2009 Affordable Health Care For America Act
Nov. 7, 2009 Cole Votes "No" On Speaker Pelosi's Health Care Bill
Nov. 4, 2009 Cole, Coffee, Benge: Pelosi Health Care Bill Will Create Crippling Unfunded Mandate For State Governments
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