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Derek Kilmer's Public Statements on Issue: Health and Health Care

Full Name: Derek Kilmer
Office: U.S. House (WA) - District 6, Democratic
First Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 6
Primary Aug. 5, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Jennifer; 2 Children: Sophie, Tess
Birth Date: 01/01/1974
Birth Place: Port Angeles, WA
Home City: Gig Harbor, WA
Religion: Methodist
Date Title
July 25, 2014 Letter to Harry Reid, Majority Leader of the Senate, and John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Congress Must Stay in Session Until VA Problems Addressed
June 5, 2014 Kilmer to Local Veterans on VA: "Those Who Did Harm Need to be Held Accountable'
May 29, 2014 Kilmer and DelBene Call for Secretary Shinseki to Step Down
May 22, 2014 Major Defense Bill Passes House, Includes Kilmer-backed Initiatives
May 6, 2014 Key Draft of Major Defense Bill Includes Kilmer-backed Initiatives
May 1, 2014 Kilmer to Lead a Seniors Forum in Port Angeles
April 4, 2014 Letter to Harold Rogers, Nita Lowey, Jack Kingston, and Rosa DeLauro - Increase Funding for the National Institutes of Health
April 2, 2014 Letter to Rodney Frelinghuysen, Chairman, and Peter Visclosky, Ranking Member, of the House Subcommittee on Defense of the Appropriations Committee - Prostate Cancer
March 17, 2014 Letter to Rodney Frelinghuysen, John Culberson, Pete Visclosky, Sanford Bishop - Increase Funding for Military and Veteran Suicide Prevention and Outreach Programs
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
May 28, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - VA Disability Claims Backlog
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Veterans
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Health Care
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Women's Issues
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Tribes
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