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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
Jan. 15, 2009 Letter To President-Elect Barack Obama
Jan. 15, 2009 Kerry Statement on Lucey Family's Settlement with the V.A. Following the Death of their Son
Jan. 15, 2009 Finance Committee Vote Paves Way for Senate Passage of Children's Health Program
Jan. 6, 2009 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Dec. 18, 2008 Kerry Calls on Incoming Administration to Reverse Bush's Discriminatory Health Care Edict
Nov. 19, 2008 Health Care Reform
Oct. 24, 2008 The New York Times - How to Take American Health Care From Worst to First
Oct. 1, 2008 Paul Wellstone Mental Health and Addiction Equity Act of 2008
Sept. 30, 2008 Increased Brain Aneurysm Awareness
Sept. 17, 2008 Letter to The Honorable Michael O. Leavitt, Secretary, Department of Health and Human Services
Aug. 5, 2008 iBerkshires - Kerry Talks Change in North Adams
Aug. 3, 2008 NBC "Meet the Press" - Transcript
July 17, 2008 Senate Passes Kerry-Smith Repeal of HIV Travel Ban
July 16, 2008 Tom Lantos and Henry J. Hyde United States Global Leadership Against HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis, and Malaria Reauthorization Act of 2008--Continued
June 10, 2008 On Hunger Awareness Day, Kerry-Dole Legislation Urges White House Conference on Nutrition
April 29, 2008 Kerry, Senate Democrats Introduce Bill Banning BPA in All Children's Products
April 16, 2008 Letter to Chairman Kent Conrad, Senator Judd Gregg, Chairman John Spratt and Congressman Paul Ryan, Leaders of the Senate and House Budget Committees, Re: Fund Health Care Programs for Indian Country
March 13, 2008 Congress Budget for the United States Government for Fiscal Year 2009
March 13, 2008 Kerry Provisions on Vaccines, Anti-Discrimination Included in PEPFAR
March 10, 2008 Boxer Leads Call to Restore Bush Cuts to Urban Indian Health Programs
March 10, 2008 Letter to Chair and Ranking Member of the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Interior, the Honorable Dianne Feinstein and the Honorable Wayne Allard
March 5, 2008 Letter to the Senate Budget Committee
Feb. 27, 2008 Indian Health Care Improvement Act
Feb. 27, 2008 Indian Health Care Improvement Act
Feb. 13, 2008 Kennedy, Kerry, Frank, Tierney, Delahunt introduce Fishermen's Health Legislation
Feb. 13, 2008 Kennedy, Kerry, Frank, Tierney, Delahunt introduce Fishermen's Health Legislation
Dec. 14, 2007 Kerry, Smith Introduce Legislation To End Discriminatory, Counterproductive HIV Law
Dec. 14, 2007 Letter to The Honorable Robert M. Gates, Secretary of Defense
Dec. 13, 2007 Hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee's International Development and Foreign Assistance Subcommittee: AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria
Dec. 5, 2007 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Dec. 1, 2007 Boston Herald - Aided by Denial, AIDS Ails Africa
Nov. 5, 2007 Letter to The Honorable S. Ward Casscells, M.D., Assistant Secretary for Health Affairs
Oct. 23, 2007 Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education Appropriations Act, 2008 --Continued--
Oct. 23, 2007 Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education Appropriations Act, 2008
Oct. 18, 2007 Kids' Health Insurance on the Line
Oct. 18, 2007 Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education Appropriations Act, 2008
Oct. 18, 2007 Letter to The Honorable Michael Leavitt, Department of Health and Human Services
Oct. 3, 2007 Kerry: Bush SCHIP Veto Jeopardizes Health Care for Millions of Children
Oct. 1, 2007 Kerry Offers Plan for a 21st Century Economic Strategy
Sept. 27, 2007 Senate Resolution 335 - Prostate Cancer
Sept. 27, 2007 Kerry Challenges Bush: Don't Veto Children's Health Care
Sept. 26, 2007 The Hill: Bush declares war on bipartisan bill to provide health insurance to children
Sept. 14, 2007 Kerry criticizes Bush for Threatening to Veto Children's Health Care Plan
Aug. 28, 2007 Kerry: Census Statistics on Uninsured Americans Show Urgent Need for Action
Aug. 23, 2007 Kerry Says FDA Must Act Quickly to Finalize Sunscreen Regulations
Aug. 3, 2007 Kerry Applauds Senate Passage of SCHIP
Aug. 1, 2007 Kerry: Congress Needs Veto Proof Margin on SCHIP
Aug. 1, 2007 Kerry: America's Children Deserve Full SCHIP Funding
July 26, 2007 Department Of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2008
July 25, 2007 Kerry Says Dole -Shalala Commission Report Requires Immediate Action
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