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John Kerry's Public Statements on Issue: Health and Health Care

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
May 20, 2010 Kerry: Baystate Health Nationally Recognized For Its Commitment To Patient Care
May 13, 2010 Kerry Meets with CMS Nominee Don Berwick
May 5, 2010 Chairman Kerry Welcomes Additional Funding For Prevention Against Gender-Based Violence and HIV/AIDS
April 28, 2010 Kerry: China Follows U.S., Ends Discriminatory HIV Travel Ban
April 15, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Kathleen Sebelius
April 13, 2010 Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010
March 25, 2010 Kerry Lauds Senate Passage of Health Insurance Reform
March 21, 2010 Kerry: Historic Health Reform Victory Will Benefit Massachusetts
March 10, 2010 Hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee: Global Health
March 9, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Margaret Hamburg
March 9, 2010 Patrick-Murray Administration Continues Fight Against Substance Abuse, Pushes for Federal Funding
March 4, 2010 Letter To The Honorable Harry Reid, Senate Majority Leader
March 4, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Margaret Hamburg
Feb. 24, 2010 Statements On Introduced Bills And Joint Resolutions
Feb. 24, 2010 Kerry, Snowe Fight to End Mental Health Discrimination in Medicare
Jan. 22, 2010 Letter To Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid and Senate Finance Chairman, Max Baucus
Jan. 22, 2010 Letter to Majority Leader Reid and Chairman Baucus
Jan. 13, 2010 Letter to the Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United States, The Honorable Harry Reid, Senate Majority Leader and The Honorable Nancy Pelosi, Speaker of the House
Jan. 12, 2010 Letter to the Honorable Harry Reid, Senate Majority Leader, The Honorable Max Baucus Chairman, Senate Finance Committee, The Honorable Christopher J. Dodd Chairman Senate Banking Committee, The Honorable Tom Harkin Chairman Senate HELP Committee
Dec. 21, 2009 Service Members Home Ownership Tax Act Of 2009
Dec. 18, 2009 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2010
Dec. 7, 2009 Service Members Home Ownership Tax Act Of 2009
Dec. 5, 2009 Recognition of the Minority Leader
Dec. 3, 2009 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Nov. 19, 2009 Caregivers And Veterans Omnibus Health Services Act Of 2009
Nov. 13, 2009 Letter To The Honorable Harry Reid, Majority Leader Of The Senate
Nov. 10, 2009 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Oct. 13, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Finance Committee - Open Executive Session to Consider an Original Bill Providing for Health Care Reform
Oct. 13, 2009 Major Kerry Provisions Included in Health Care Bill
Oct. 9, 2009 Letter To The Honorable Harry Reid, Majority Leader Of The Senate
Sept. 22, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Finance Committee - Mark-Up of the America's Healthy Future Act
Sept. 10, 2009 Remembering Senator Edward M. Kennedy
Aug. 6, 2009 Senators Harkin, Franken, Kerry, Schumer, Landrieu and Martinez Introduce the Safe Babies Act of 2009
June 24, 2009 MSNBC "Morning Joe" - Transcript
June 18, 2009 Senate Resolution 191--Recognizing That the Occurrence of Prostate Cancer In African-American Men Has Reached Epidemic Proportions and Urging Federal Agencies to Address That Health Crisis by Designating Funds for Education, Awareness Outreach, and ...
June 16, 2009 Letter to The Honorable Max Baucus , Chairman and The Honorable Chuck Grassley, Ranking Member Senate Finance Committee
May 20, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee - Foreign Policy Priorities in the President's FY '10 International Affairs Budget
May 5, 2009 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
May 1, 2009 Letter To The Honorable Tom Harkin and Arlen Specter, Chairman And Ranking Member, Senate Subcommittee On Labor, Health And Human Services, Education And Related Agencies
April 24, 2009 Kennedy, Kerry Announce Nearly $11 Million in NIH Grants to Massachusetts Universities, Hospitals, and Health Facilities
April 22, 2009 Letter to The Honorable Tom Harkin, Chairman, Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education and The Honorable Arlen Specter, Ranking Member
April 9, 2009 Kerry: Obama Plan Improves Comprehensive Veteran Health Care
April 9, 2009 Kennedy, Kerry Announce $4.2 Million for Childhood Immunization in Massachusetts
April 7, 2009 Letter to Charles E. Johnson Acting Secretary, Department of Health and Human Services, Office of Public Health and Science
April 3, 2009 Senate Passes Budget Resolution That Includes Four Billion Dollars Restored To The International Affairs Budget By Chairman Kerry
March 31, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Finance Committee - TARP Oversight: A Six-Month Update
March 24, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations - Alleviating Global Hunger: Challenges and Opportunities for U.S. Leadership
March 3, 2009 Kerry on Obama HHS Pick Gov. Kathleen Sebelius
Feb. 3, 2009 Statement of Senator John Kerry on HHS Nominee Tom Daschle's Decision to Withdraw
Feb. 2, 2009 Media Stakeout with Senator Max Baucus (D-MT), Senate Finance Committee Chairman; Senator Kent Conrad (D-ND); Senator John Kerry (D-MA); Senator John Rockefeller (D-WV); Former Senator Tom Daschle (D-SD), Nominee to be Secretary of Health and Human Servic
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