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John Kerry's Public Statements on Issue: Drugs

Full Name: John Forbes Kerry
Office: U.S. Secretary of State, Democratic
First Appointed: 01/29/2013
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Teresa Heinz; 2 Children: Alexandra, Vanessa; 3 Stepchildren: John, Andre, Christopher
Birth Date: 12/11/1943
Birth Place: Aurora, CO
Home City: Boston, MA
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
June 26, 2014 Statement on the Occasion of International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking
Feb. 28, 2014 Remarks With Colombian Foreign Minister Maria Holguin After Their Meeting
Aug. 12, 2013 Remarks at Counter-Narcotics Directorate Headquarters
June 5, 2013 Solo Press Availability at Organization of American States General Assembly
June 4, 2013 Remarks With Guatemalan President Otto Fernando Perez Molina
Feb. 1, 2012 Mikulski, Senate And House Leaders, Introduce Bipartisan Legislation To Fight Chronic Health Conditions
Aug. 30, 2011 Kerry, Markey, Lynch, McGovern, Tsongas, Capuano, Olver, Keating: MA Wins $4.5 Mil to Fight Youth Drug Use
Feb. 24, 2011 FDA Finally Recognizes Prescription Drug Tragedy
March 26, 2010 Menendez-Kerry Bill to Strengthen Counternarcotics Cooperation in the Americas
March 9, 2010 Patrick-Murray Administration Continues Fight Against Substance Abuse, Pushes for Federal Funding
Dec. 7, 2009 Service Members Home Ownership Tax Act Of 2009
Dec. 5, 2009 Recognition of the Minority Leader
Oct. 28, 2009 Chairman Kerry Statement On Brother Of Afghan President Karzai
Sept. 21, 2009 Letter to Chairman Kohl, Chair DeLauro and Ranking Members Brownback and Kingston of the Conference Committee of the Senate and House Subcommittee on Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies
Aug. 11, 2009 Senate Foreign Relations Committee Report Examines U.S. Counter-Narcotics Strategy In Afghanistan
June 16, 2009 Letter to The Honorable Max Baucus , Chairman and The Honorable Chuck Grassley, Ranking Member Senate Finance Committee
May 21, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee - Afghanistan-Pakistan Strategy
March 30, 2009 Prepared Opening Remarks of Senator John Kerry (D-Ma) at a Field Hearing on U.S.-Mexico Border Violence
July 31, 2008 Kerry, Murkowski Bill Will Create Veteran Treatment Courts
June 17, 2008 Letter to The Honorable Andrew C. von Eschenbach, M.D. , Commissioner, U.S. Food and Drug Administration
April 24, 2008 Letter to Herb Kohl and Robert Bennett, Chairman and Ranking Member of the Appropriations Subcommittee on Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration and Related Agencies, Re: Additional Funding to Eradicate Emerald Ash Borer and Other In
April 7, 2008 Letter to Robert Byrd and Thad Cochran, Chairman and Ranking Member of the Senate Committee on Appropriations, Re: JAG Funding
March 10, 2008 Boxer Leads Call to Restore Bush Cuts to Urban Indian Health Programs
Jan. 31, 2008 Hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee on Afghanistan: A Plan to Turn the Tide? (Panel I)
Dec. 12, 2007 Kerry, Kennedy, Tsongas Announce Merrimack Valley to Receive Nearly $4 Million in Federal Funding
Nov. 19, 2007 Letter to Andrew C. von Eschenbach, M.D., Commissioner of Food and Drug Administration
Sept. 27, 2007 Letter to FDA Commissioner, Dr. Andrew C. von Eschenbach
April 18, 2007 Kerry Says Republicans Sided with Big Drug Companies over Seniors
May 11, 2006 Letter to The President
April 11, 2006 Letter to The Honorable Christopher S. Bond Chairman Transportation, Treasury, the Judiciary, Housing and Urban Development and Related Agencies and
April 10, 2006 Senators Release Letter to Bush Administration Demanding State Reimbursement One Day before HHS Secretary Leavitt Visits New Jersey
Jan. 14, 2006 Carper, Other Dems Call on Bush Administration to Fix Medicare Drug Program
Nov. 3, 2005 Appropriations for Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies, 2006-- Conference Report--Resumed
Oct. 18, 2004 Health Care in America
Oct. 14, 2004 Remarks by President Bush and Senator Kerry in the Third 2004 Presidential Debate Part I
Oct. 14, 2004 A Fresh Start for America - National Conference of the American Association of Retired People
Oct. 9, 2004 Remarks by President Bush and Senator Kerry in Second 2004 Presidential Debate Part I
Sept. 14, 2004 Protecting America's Seniors
July 2, 2004 Statement of John Kerry on the 40th Anniversary of the Civil Rights Act of 1964
June 26, 2004 Remarks of Senator John Kerry in Washington, DC
Feb. 15, 2004 Wisconsin Presidential Candidates Debate - Part 1
Jan. 29, 2004 Democratic Presidential Candidates Debate Sponsored by The Young Democrats of South Carolina and Furman University - Part 2
Jan. 22, 2004 The Union Leader and ABC News Democratic Presidential Candidates Debate - Part 2
Jan. 21, 2004 "Ending the Era of Special Interests"
Jan. 5, 2004 "Making America Work for People Again"
Jan. 4, 2004 Des Moines Register Democratic Presidential Candidates Debate - Part 2
Jan. 2, 2004 Statement on Prescription Drug Costs For Military Families
Dec. 14, 2003 Affordable Health Care for All Americans
Nov. 25, 2003 Statement on Prescription Drug Senate Vote
Nov. 24, 2003 Medicare Prescription Drug, Improvement, and Modernization Act of 2003 - Conference Report
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