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David Vitter's Public Statements on Issue: Health and Health Care

Full Name: David B. Vitter
Office: U.S. Senate (LA) - Jr, Republican
First Elected: 11/02/2004
Last Elected: 11/02/2010
Next Election: 2016
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Wendy; 4 Children: Sophie, Lise, Airey, Jack
Birth Date: 05/03/1961
Birth Place: New Orleans, LA
Home City: Metairie, LA
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
July 30, 2013 Roll Call - A Bipartisan Breakthrough to Update Chemical Safety Law
July 1, 2013 Newsletter - From David's Desk: June 2013 Roundup
June 17, 2013 Vitter: Supreme Court Decision on Prescription Drugs "Pay for Delay" is Major Step to Lowering Prices
May 22, 2013 Bipartisan Group of Senators Reach Agreement to Reform Nation's Chemical Laws
April 25, 2013 Vitter Amendment Would End Obamacare Exemption for Obama Appointees
March 22, 2013 Johnson Offers Amendments to Protect Taxpayers
March 7, 2013 Heller, Vitter Introduce Mobile Mammography Promotion Act
March 7, 2013 Vitter Introduces, Coauthors Series of Health Care Bills
Feb. 25, 2013 Black, Olson & Vitter Demand Answers, Call for GAO Report to Protect Women's Health Care and Taxpayer Dollars
July 23, 2012 Vitter Announces VA Outpatient Clinics Get Green Light for Contracts
July 11, 2012 Small Business Jobs and Tax Relief Act
May 24, 2012 Vitter, Bingaman Amendment Would Bring Generic Drugs to Market Sooner
May 24, 2012 Food and Drug Administration Safety and Innovation Act
May 22, 2012 Food and Drug Administration Safety and Innovation Act--Motion to Proceed--Resumed
April 20, 2012 The Advocate - Veterans Affairs Setback Gets Temporary Fix
March 29, 2012 Letter to Eric Shinseki, Secretary of Veterans Affairs
March 27, 2012 Vitter Calls Obamacare a Disaster, Says He'll Continue Working to Repeal
March 22, 2012 KATC - Construction on Veterans' Clinic is Getting Back on Track
Feb. 22, 2012 Letter to President Obama
Feb. 3, 2012 Vitter "Extremely Disappointed' in Komen's Decision to Back Down on Planned Parenthood Funding
Feb. 1, 2012 Vitter Applauds Komen's Decision to End Association with Planned Parenthood
Dec. 15, 2011 Vitter: Drywall Settlement is Good News for Victims
Oct. 5, 2011 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Department of Health and Human Services - Preventative Health Services Mandates
June 14, 2011 A Fiscally Responsible Hospital Plan
June 3, 2011 Vitter: Final Report Confirms Mega-Charity Plan is Unsustainable, Should be Scaled Back
May 2, 2011 Vitter: Legislature Asking UMC Board the Right Questions
April 28, 2011 Letter to Mr. Bobby Yarborough, Chairman, University Medical Center Board
April 18, 2011 Vitter Comments on Mega-Charity Hospital Groundbreaking
April 14, 2011 Continuing Resolution
April 11, 2011 Letter To The Honorable Shaun Donovan, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development
March 3, 2011 Letter to The President
Feb. 3, 2011 Senate Republicans Lose Vote on Health Law
Feb. 2, 2011 Vitter Votes to Repeal Obamacare
Feb. 2, 2011 FAA Air Transportation Modernization and Safety Improvement Act
Feb. 2, 2011 Letter to the Honorable Bruce Greenstein, Secretary, Department of Health and Hospitals
Jan. 31, 2011 Vitter Commends Latest Federal Court Ruling Against Obamacare
Jan. 5, 2011 Vitter Sworn in for Second Term as Louisiana's U.S. Senator
July 7, 2010 Vitter Comments on Obama's Recess Appointment of Berwick
April 16, 2010 Vitter's View: Working to Lower Taxes for Louisiana Families
March 26, 2010 Vitter's View: Health Care Reforms Begin with Repealing It
March 25, 2010 Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010
March 24, 2010 Vitter Offers Amendments to Reconciliation Bill
March 24, 2010 Vitter Calls for Vote on "Repeal It" Amendment to Reconciliation Bill
March 24, 2010 Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010
March 3, 2010 Letter to Dear Chairman Tenenbaum and Dr. Frieden
March 3, 2010 Vitter Responds to President's Endorsement of Reconciliation Strategy
Feb. 25, 2010 Vitter Comments on Health Care Reform Summit
Feb. 22, 2010 Vitter Comments on "New" Obama Health Care Proposal
Jan. 7, 2010 Letter To The Honorable Harry Reid, Majority Leader Of The Senate
Jan. 5, 2010 Vitter Applauds C-SPAN Request to Cover Health Care Negotiations
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