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Thad Cochran's Public Statements on Issue: Health and Health Care

Full Name: Thad Cochran
Office: U.S. Senate (MS) - Sr, Republican
First Elected: 11/07/1978
Last Elected: 11/04/2008
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. Senate
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary Runoff June 24, 2014
Primary June 3, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Rose; 2 Children: Clayton, Katherine
Birth Date: 12/07/1937
Birth Place: Pontotoc, MS
Home City: Jackson, MS
Religion: Baptist
Date Title
July 1, 2014 Senator Blunt: Continued ObamaCare Waste Is Very Troubling
June 30, 2014 Cochran: Religious Freedoms Protected with Supreme Court's "Hobby Lobby" Ruling
June 11, 2014 Cochran: Child HIV/AIDS Treatment Program Protected in Senate Bill
June 9, 2014 Miss. Child HIV/AIDS Treatment Program Threatened by White House Budget Plan
May 22, 2014 Cochran Supports Bill that Funds Veterans Programs, Takes on VA Health Care Problems
April 4, 2014 Cochran: The Best Testimony Heard This Week
April 4, 2014 Cochran: The Best Testimony Heard This Week
Nov. 22, 2013 Update: Proposed New Regs Could Jeopardize Dialysis Treatments
Nov. 14, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - New AIDS Treatment Goal
Nov. 13, 2013 Cochran: Proposed New Regs Could Jeopardize Dialysis Treatments
Oct. 30, 2013 Miss. Senators Ask HHS to Reconsider Home Health Care Cuts
June 27, 2013 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of US Department of Health and Human Services - Fundraising Efforts
March 13, 2013 Cochran Votes to Defund Affordable Care Act
Dec. 13, 2012 Women Veterans and Other Health Care Improvements Act of 2012
Jan. 6, 2012 Senator Hutchison and 35 Senate Colleagues Challenge Obama Health Care Law
Dec. 9, 2011 Introduction of Legislation to Keep Lab Services in Rural Communities
July 29, 2011 Durbin, Cochran Introduce Legislation to Help Organ Transplant Patients
July 12, 2011 COCHRAN BACKS BILL TO RESTORE HEALTH CARE CHOICE FOR SENIORS
June 8, 2011 Cochran Backs Bill to Extend Malpractice Coverage to Community Health Center Volunteers
May 25, 2011 Chairwoman Stabenow, Senator Cochran Introduce Bipartisan Veterinary Services Investment Act
May 18, 2011 Letter to Donald Berwick, M.D., Administrator, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
May 13, 2011 Cochran & Wicker Join Senate Challenge to Health Care Law
April 5, 2011 Cochran Votes to Repeal IRS Mandate on Small Businesses
March 30, 2011 Cochran Questions Chronic Disease Grant Program Proposal
March 17, 2011 Cochran: Multiple Red Flag Warnings On Health Care Reform Law Warrant Congressional Action
March 3, 2011 Letter to The President
Feb. 1, 2011 Cochran Cosponsors Bill to Repeal Health Care Reform Law
Aug. 5, 2010 Cochran Supports Senate Legislation to Reauthorize Child Nutrition Programs
March 25, 2010 Cochran Opposes Health Care Reform "Fix" Says it is No Remedy for What Ails New Law
March 22, 2010 Cochran: Health Care Reform Bill Sets Nation on Perilous Path
March 18, 2010 Mississippi Senators Seek Action to Raise Public Awareness of Potential Fire Hazards from Corrosive Drywall
March 8, 2010 Cochran Enlists in Effort to Meet the Needs of Children Caught in major Disasters
Feb. 25, 2010 Cochran Statement on White House Health Care Summit
Jan. 7, 2010 Letter To The Honorable Harry Reid, Majority Leader Of The Senate
Jan. 6, 2010 Cochran & Wicker Call For Open Process As Democratic Leaders Try To Merge Senate And House Health Reform Bills
Dec. 23, 2009 On Eve Of Senate Vote On Health Reform, Cochran Provides Overview Of Problems In Plan
Dec. 21, 2009 Cochran Votes Against Moving Health Reform Plan Toward Senate Passage
Dec. 17, 2009 Cochran Critical Of Tax Provisions In Senate Health Reform Bill
Dec. 15, 2009 Service Members Home Ownership Tax Act Of 2009--Resumed
Dec. 14, 2009 Climate Change
Dec. 14, 2009 Cochran & Wicker: Report Raises Serious Concerns About Costs & Impact Of Senate Health Reform Bill
Dec. 11, 2009 Cochran & Wicker: Report Raises Serious Concerns About Costs & Impact Of Senate Health Reform Bill
Nov. 21, 2009 Cochran To Vote Against Health Care Reform Package
Nov. 19, 2009 Appropriations Bills
Nov. 17, 2009 Cochran, Wicker Request Analysis of Long-Term Costs of Senate Health Reform Plan
Oct. 29, 2009 Noting Prevalence Of Diabetes In Mississippi, Cochran Says Greater Individual Action Needed To Battle Disease
Sept. 9, 2009 Senator Cochran Reaction To President's Address To Congress On Health Care Reform
Aug. 12, 2009 The Commercial Dispatch - Cochran: Health Reform Needs "Close Scrutiny"
Aug. 7, 2009 Appropriations Subcommittee Reviews Federal Approach To Autism Research And Treatments
July 28, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Appropriations Committee - Markup of the Fiscal Year 2009 Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Bill
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