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Dianne Feinstein's Public Statements on Issue: Health and Health Care

Full Name: Dianne Feinstein
Office: U.S. Senate (CA) - Sr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/03/1992
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2018
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: Richard; 1 Child: Katherine; 3 Stepchildren
Birth Date: 06/22/1933
Birth Place: San Francisco, CA
Home City: San Francisco, CA
Religion: Jewish
Date Title
July 17, 2014 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
July 17, 2014 Ayotte, Feinstein Introduce Bill to Improve Breast Cancer Detection
July 16, 2014 Protect Women's Health from Corporate Interference Act
July 16, 2014 Feinstein Votes to Protect Employees' Health Care Choices
July 9, 2014 Feinstein Cosponsors Bill to Protect Employees' Health Care Choices
June 27, 2014 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services - Medicare Part D Policy
June 24, 2014 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services - The Effect of the Use of Patient Satisfaction Surveys on the Abuse of Prescription Opioid Pain Pain Relievers
June 11, 2014 Senate Passes Bill to Reduce VA Wait Times, Improve Accountability
June 11, 2014 Making Continuing Appropriations During a Government Shutdown
June 10, 2014 Letter to Martin Barrington, Nicandro Durante, Ling Chenqing, Alison Cooper, Pierre de Labouchere, Murray Kessler, Andre Calantzopoulos, Daniel Delen, J. Pieter Sikkel, and George Freeman III - Protect Children from Nicotine Poisoning
June 9, 2014 Feinstein: Combat Measles, Whooping Cough with Focus on Vaccinations
June 5, 2014 Feinstein Statement on the Confirmation of Sylvia Mathews Burwell
June 2, 2014 Feinstein Calls for Action to Resolve VA Wait Times, Employee Misconduct
June 2, 2014 Letter to Sloan Gibson, Acting Secretary of Veterans Affairs - Regarding California VA Wait Times
May 30, 2014 Feinstein Statement on VA, Shinseki Resignation
May 28, 2014 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services - Regarding Lung Cancer Screenings
May 25, 2014 Feinstein Statement on Shooting in Isla Vista, Calif.
May 15, 2014 Feinstein, Isakson Introduce Resolution to Promote Cancer Research
April 30, 2014 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner of Food and Drug Administration - Protect Women's Health in Medical Trials
April 23, 2014 Breast Cancer Stamp Continues to Fund Research
April 1, 2014 Bill Addresses California Medicare Reimbursement Problem
Dec. 11, 2013 Feinstein Statement on FDA Antibiotics Ruling
Dec. 9, 2013 Letter to Food and Drug Administration Commissioner Margaret Hamburg - Put in Place Anti-Abuse Protections for Highly Addictive Zohydro Drug
Nov. 18, 2013 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014
Nov. 18, 2013 Feinstein Applauds Passage of Drug Safety Bill
Nov. 15, 2013 Letter to Senators Jeff Sessions and Patty Murray - Funding for Medical Research
Oct. 30, 2013 National Medicine Abuse Awareness Month
Sept. 11, 2013 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Sept. 11, 2013 Feinstein Introduces Child Care Safety Bill
Aug. 2, 2013 Letter to Secretary Kathleen Sebelius, Department of Health and Human Services - Reevaluate Discriminatory Blood Donation Policy
June 27, 2013 Feinstein Bill Safeguards Use of Antibiotics in Agriculture
June 3, 2013 Letter to the Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner of US Food and Drug Administration - Consumers Purchasing Sunscreens
May 23, 2013 Agriculture Reform, Food, and Jobs Act of 2013 - Continued
March 6, 2013 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Feb. 14, 2013 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration - Reclassify Addictive Prescription Drugs
Jan. 30, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Protect Public Health
Oct. 26, 2012 Letter to Secretary Panetta
July 17, 2012 FDA Ends Use of Harmful Chemical in Baby Bottles, Sippy Cups
April 24, 2012 Feinstein, Boxer Statement on Detection of "Mad Cow' Disease in California
March 20, 2012 Health Reform
March 1, 2012 KPCC - Senate Rejects Blunt Amendment That Dianne Feinstein Calls 'Pandora's Box Of Problems'
Feb. 29, 2012 Moving Ahead For Progress In The 21st Century Act
Feb. 17, 2012 Feinstein Statement on Republican Attacks on Women's Health
Feb. 7, 2012 Women's Health
Feb. 2, 2012 Letter to Nancy G. Brinker
Feb. 2, 2012 Los Angeles Times - Sen. Feinstein Backs Health Insurance Rate Controls
Dec. 22, 2011 Letter to Treasury Secretary Geithner and IRS Commissioner Shulman
Oct. 24, 2011 Feinstein Statement on Study Linking Prenatal BPA to Behavioral and Emotional Problems in Girls
Oct. 6, 2011 The Huffington Post - Pass Rate Review Legislation to Keep Health Insurance Premiums Down
Sept. 15, 2011 Feinstein: Report Reveals Gaps in Federal Response to Antibiotic Effectiveness
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