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Barbara Mikulski's Public Statements on Issue: Health and Health Care

Full Name: Barbara A. Mikulski
Office: U.S. Senate (MD) - Sr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/04/1986
Last Elected: 11/02/2010
Next Election: 2016
Gender: Female
Family: Single
Birth Date: 07/20/1936
Birth Place: Baltimore, MD
Home City: Baltimore, MD
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
Issue Position: Health Care
Issue Position: Health Care
June 30, 2014 Mikulski Statement on Nomination of Bob McDonald to Serve as Veterans Affairs Secretary
June 27, 2014 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services - Medicare Part D Policy
June 23, 2014 Mikulski, Cardin, Ruppersberger and Sarbanes Visit Baltimore VA Medical Center to Ensure Progress on Timely Delivery of Care for Veterans
June 11, 2014 Making Continuing Appropriations During a Government Shutdown
June 11, 2014 Mikulski Applauds Senate Passage of Legislation to Address Wait Times and Accountability at VA
June 10, 2014 Mikulski Expresses Outrage about VA Findings Detailing Organizational Failures Responsible for Delaying Veterans Access to Care
June 5, 2014 Burwell Nomination
May 30, 2014 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General of the United States - Regarding the VA Scandal
May 22, 2014 Veterans Health Care
May 12, 2014 Letter to Ian Read, CEO of Pfizer - Regarding Maryland Pharmaceutical Jobs
May 12, 2014 Mikulski Heralds Women's Health Initiative Report Detailing Significant Health and Economic Gains from Including Women in Federally Backed Research
May 8, 2014 Mikulski Calls for Strong Leadership During Confirmation Hearing for Sylvia Mathews Burwell to Lead Department of Health and Human Services
May 7, 2014 Hearing of the Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies Subcommittee of the Senate Appropriations Committee - Department of Health and Human Services Budget Request for Fiscal Year 2015
April 30, 2014 Letter to Gene Dodaro, Comptroller General of the United States, Government Accountability Office - Women in Clinical Research
April 30, 2014 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner of Food and Drug Administration - Protect Women's Health in Medical Trials
April 11, 2014 Mikulski Statement on Service of Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius
April 10, 2014 Hearing of the Defense Subcommittee of the Senate Appropriations Committee - Military Health
April 3, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies Appropriations Subcommittee - Fiscal Year 2015 Budget Request for NIH
April 3, 2014 Mikulski Spotlights Need to Provide Robust and Reliable Federal Investment in Medical Innovation
April 2, 2014 Hearing of the Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies Subcommittee of the Senate Appropriations Committee - Funding for National Institutes of Health
March 25, 2014 Mikulski Continues Efforts to Eliminate Veterans Benefits Claims Backlog at Appropriations Hearing with Secretary Shinseki
March 13, 2014 Child Care and Development Block Grant Act of 2014
March 11, 2014 Senators Call on Senate to Pass Bipartisan Reauthorization of Child Care and Development Block Grant to Help American Families Access Safe, Affordable Child Care They Can Count On
Feb. 27, 2014 Mikulski Continues Jobs Tour at NIH Announcing Consolidated Appropriations Law Supports Federal Employee Jobs and their Mission for American Health and Innovation
Feb. 4, 2014 Mikulski Calls for Surgeon General Nominee to be Chief Public Health Officer for United States
Jan. 9, 2014 Mikulski, Cardin Announce Innovative Readiness Training Program to Benefit Western Maryland
Nov. 18, 2013 Mikulski Applauds Senate Passage of Drug Quality and Security Act
Nov. 14, 2013 Drug Quality and Security Act
Nov. 7, 2013 Mikulski, Cardin Announce More Than $1.7 Million to Build Four New Community Health Centers in Maryland
Sept. 30, 2013 Letter to Director Dennis Smith, VA Maryland Health Care System - Mikulski Calls for Action Plan to Address Doctor and Nurse Shortage at Baltimore VA Hospital
Sept. 27, 2013 Cardin, Mikulski Announce Federal Funding To Provide Critical Services To Developmentally Disabled In Allegany County
Sept. 18, 2013 Burr, Mikulski, Harkin, Alexander Applaud Committee Passage of Bipartisan Reauthorization of Child Care and Development Block to Help American Families Access Safe, Affordable, Quality Child Care
Sept. 12, 2013 Mikulski, Cardin Introduce Legislation to Reduce the Waste from Unused Prescription Drugs and Preserve Billions in Medicare Savings
Sept. 10, 2013 Mikulski Announces $520,000 Federal Grant to Establish Healthcare Regional Innovation Cluster in Baltimore and Montgomery County
July 25, 2013 Full Committee Summary: FY14 State, Foreign Operations Bill
July 12, 2013 Mikulski Announces Committee Approval of Funding to Support Seniors, Caregivers and their Families
July 11, 2013 Summary: Fiscal Year 2014 Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Bill
July 11, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Appropriations Committee - LaborHHS & Legislative Branch Bills
July 11, 2013 Mikulski Announces NIH Funding to Support Health Research, Innovation and Jobs
May 22, 2013 Mikulski Votes to Pass Bipartisan HELP Committee Legislation on Pharmaceutical Compounding to Save Lives
March 13, 2013 Department of Defense, Military Construction and Veterans Affairs, and Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2013
March 12, 2013 Continuing Appropriations
March 5, 2013 Pandemic and All-Hazards Preparedness Reauthorization Act of 2013
Jan. 24, 2013 Mikulski Calls for Greater Access to Care for those Suffering from Mental Health Illness
Sept. 13, 2012 Senate Passes Resolution Declaring National Falls Prevention Awareness Day
Aug. 23, 2012 Mikulski, Cardin Announce Federal Health Care Tax Credit, Job Retraining Assistance for RG Steel Employees
Aug. 23, 2012 Mikulski, Cardin, Brown Announce $123 Million Federal Grant to Support Maryland's Health Benefit Exchange
July 31, 2012 Cybersecurity Act of 2012
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