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Lou Barletta's Public Statements on Issue: Senior Citizens

Full Name: Louis 'Lou' J. Barletta
Office: U.S. House (PA) - District 11, Republican
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 11
Primary May 20, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Mary Grace; 4 Children: Kelly, April, Lindsey, Grace
Birth Date: 01/28/1956
Birth Place: Hazleton, PA
Home City: Hazleton, PA
Religion: Catholic
Date Title
Issue Position: Social Security
Issue Position: Social Security
Dec. 5, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives, and Nancy Pelosi, Democratic Leader - Medicare Advantage Plants
Aug. 4, 2013 Newsletter - Barletta Bulletin 8/4/13
July 16, 2013 Newsletter - Barletta Bulletin 7/16/13
March 15, 2013 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Acting Administrator of Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services - 45 Day Notice and Draft Call Letter
July 11, 2012 Rep. Barletta Again Votes to Repeal Obamacare
Aug. 31, 2011 Rep. Barletta: Social Security COLA Should Reflect Seniors' Economic Reality
July 29, 2011 Today is Day One of Changing Washington
July 12, 2011 Rep. Barletta: Using Benefit Checks, Paychecks as a Political Weapon is Wrong
June 28, 2011 Op-Ed: Medicare Reform Will Not Reduce Benefits for Those 55 Years Old and Up
May 11, 2011 Letter to President Obama
April 19, 2011 Medicare Reform Will Not Reduce Benefits for Those 55 years Old and Up
July 30, 2010 Lou Barletta: Does Kanjorski Agree with His Party Leaders About Raising the Social Security and Retirement Ages?
June 25, 2008 Barletta Challenges Kanjorski to Debate the Issues
May 28, 2008 The Morning Call - "Kanjorski, Barletta trade barbs over Social Security surplus"
May 28, 2008 Standard-Speaker - "Barletta takes new stance on Social Security"
May 28, 2008 Times Leader - "Social Security fight pits rivals in 11th"
May 27, 2008 Barletta Tells Congress to Save Social Security by Giving Back $4 Trillion It Raided from Surplus
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Seniors
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