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Daniel Akaka, Sr.'s Public Statements on Issue: Health and Health Care

Full Name: Daniel Kahikina Akaka, Sr.
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Mary Chong; 5 Children: Millannie, Daniel Jr., Gerard, Alan, Nicholas
Birth Date: 09/11/1924
Birth Place: Honolulu, HI
Home City: Honolulu, HI
Religion: Congregationalist
Date Title
Issue Position: Health & Social Services
Issue Position: Veterans' Affairs
Sept. 21, 2012 World Alzheimer's Action Day
Aug. 9, 2012 Clergy Workshop on Veterans' PTSD
July 30, 2012 GAO Report on World Health Organization Reform Efforts Released
June 29, 2012 Hawaii to Receive Nearly $7 Million for Hospital and Public Health Emergency Preparedness
June 28, 2012 Hawaii's Congressional Delegation Supports Ruling
June 28, 2012 Statement on Supreme Court Health Care Ruling
June 8, 2012 Letter to the Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services
May 18, 2012 CAPAC Members Mark First Ever National Hepatitis Testing Day
April 27, 2012 Akaka Introduces Minority Health Equity Bill
April 26, 2012 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
April 23, 2012 Observing Alcohol Awareness Month
March 26, 2012 CAPAC Members Applaud the Affordable Care Act on its Second Anniversary
March 23, 2012 Akaka Notes Health Care Improvements for Millions of Families in Hawaii and Across the Nation on the Second Anniversary of the Affordable Care Act
March 23, 2012 Congressional Asian Pacific American Caucus Applauds the Affordable Care Act on its Second Anniversary
March 22, 2012 Indian Affairs Committee Holds Legislative Hearing on Land and Tribal Membership Bills
March 1, 2012 Hearing of Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee - 2013 Budget Request
Feb. 29, 2012 Moving Ahead For Progress In The 21st Century Act
Feb. 28, 2012 Hawaii to Receive More Than $200,000 for Community Health Centers
Feb. 15, 2012 Honolulu Star-Advertiser - Birth Control Needs to Be Accessible
Feb. 10, 2012 Akaka Statement on White House Rule Regarding Preventive Health Services and Religious Institutions
Feb. 2, 2012 Letter to Nancy G. Brinker
Jan. 31, 2012 Senator Akaka and Bipartisan Group Introduce Bill to Require Study, Warnings of Health Effects of Some Airport Scanners
Dec. 16, 2011 Letter to President Obama
Dec. 13, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary US Department of Health and Human Services
Dec. 1, 2011 Hawaii to Receive More Than $14 Million to Establish Online Health Insurance Exchange
Sept. 27, 2011 Murkowski Joins Six Senate Colleagues Urging Indian Health Service Improvements
Aug. 2, 2011 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
July 22, 2011 Senators Urge Secretary Sebelius to Swiftly Adopt Institute of Medicine's New Recommendations on Women's Preventive Health
May 23, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United States
May 18, 2011 Letter to Donald Berwick, M.D., Administrator, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
May 14, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States of America
May 5, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States of America
April 4, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Harry Reid, Senate Majority Leader, and The Honorable Mitch McConnell, Senate Minority Leader
March 22, 2011 Akaka Highlights Successes of Affordable Care Act on First Anniversary
March 3, 2011 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
March 3, 2011 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Jan. 27, 2011 Senator Akaka to Chair Indian Affairs Committee, join Democratic Leadership Team
Sept. 28, 2010 Veteran's Insurance and Health Care Improvements Act
Sept. 23, 2010 Akaka Announces Key Health Care Provisions that Benefit Hawai
Sept. 22, 2010 Hearing of the Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee - A Disability Compensation: Presumptive Disability Decision-Making
Sept. 17, 2010 Akaka Introduces Bill to Provide Health Care Coverage to Veterans' Children Up to 26-Years of Age
Sept. 16, 2010 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
June 16, 2010 Hearing of the Senate Committee on Veterans' Affairs - VA Health Care in Rural Areas
May 28, 2010 Observance of Memorial Day
May 19, 2010 Congress Passes VA Health Care Clarification Bill
May 19, 2010 Hearing Of The Senate Committee on Veteran Affairs - Pending Health and Benefits Legislation
May 5, 2010 Sweeping Omnibus Bill for Veterans and Caregivers Now Law
April 26, 2010 Letter To The Honorable Tom Harkin, Chairman, And The Honorable Michael B. Enzi, Ranking Member, Committee On Health, Education, Labor And Pensions
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