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Orrin Hatch's Public Statements on Issue: Health and Health Care

Full Name: Orrin G. Hatch
Office: U.S. Senate (UT) - Sr, Republican
First Elected: 11/02/1976
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2018
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Elaine; 6 Children: Brent, Marcia, Kimberly, Scott, Alyssa, Jess
Birth Date: 03/22/1934
Birth Place: Pittsburgh, PA
Home City: Salt Lake City, UT
Religion: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints
Date Title
Issue Position: Health
Aug. 1, 2014 Letter to Sylvia Burwell, Secretary of Health and Human Services - Immediately Release Guidance on Biosimilar Drugs
Aug. 1, 2014 Hatch Votes to Reform the VA to Improve Veterans Care
July 30, 2014 Hatch Statement on GAO HealthCare.Gov Contracting Report
July 29, 2014 Hatch on the Confirmation of Robert McDonald as VA Secretary
July 22, 2014 Hatch Statement Regarding the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals Ruling on Obamacare Federal Subsidies
July 22, 2014 Fake Applications for ObamaCare Tax Subsidies Show How Vulnerable Health Care Law is to Fraud & Abuse
July 15, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Finance Committee - Chronic Illness: Addressing Patients' Unmet Needs
July 15, 2014 Hatch: Senate Democrats' Legislation Diminishes Religious Liberty Protections of all Americans
July 15, 2014 Senate Finance Committee Begins Effort to Address Chronic Illness
July 11, 2014 Letter to Sylvia Burwell, Secretary of Health and Human Services - Mishandling of Dangerous Pathogens Calls for Review of Policies and Procedures
July 7, 2014 Traumatic Brain Injury Reauthorization Act of 2014
July 1, 2014 Hatch Statement on Appalling HHS IG Findings on Obamacare Subsidies
June 30, 2014 Hatch on Supreme Court Decision on Religious Freedom
June 30, 2014 USA Today - Why Religious Freedom (Still) Matters
June 26, 2014 Casey, Hatch Introduce Bill to Reauthorize the Traumatic Brain Injury Program
June 25, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Finance Committee - Department of Health and Human Services and Treasury Nominations
June 19, 2014 Hatch, Grassley Report Sheds New Light on HHS' Botched HealthCare.gov Rollout
May 30, 2014 Hatch Statement on the Resignation of Eric Shinseki
May 22, 2014 Letter to Carl Levin, Chairman of the Senate Subcommittee on Investigations, and John McCain, Ranking Member of the Senate Subcommittee on Investigations - Regarding Investigation into Veteran's Healthcare System
May 16, 2014 Letter to Eric Ken Shinseki, Secretary of Veteran Affairs - Answers On Veterans' Care
May 14, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Finance Committee - Nomination of Sylvia Mathews Burwell to Head HHS
May 8, 2014 Clinical Laboratory Fee Schedule
April 11, 2014 Hatch Statement on Nomination of Sylvia Mathews Burwell to Serve as HHS Secretary
April 10, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Finance Committee - The President's Budget for Fiscal Year 2015
April 8, 2014 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services - Grassley, Hatch Seek Detail on HHS' Role in State Health Care Exchange Problems
April 7, 2014 Hatch On CMS Decision to Scale Back Proposed Medicare Advantage Cuts
April 7, 2014 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services - HHS' Role in State Health Care Exchange Problems
March 31, 2014 Hatch Calls for Return to Bipartisan, Bicameral Talks to Advance Bill to Permanently Fix Broken SGR Formula
March 31, 2014 Executive Session
March 26, 2014 Casey, Hatch Introduce Reauthorization of Emergency Medical Services for Children Program
March 26, 2014 Matheson, Hatch Introduce Bill to Ensure Emergency Medical Services for Children
March 25, 2014 Hatch on Supreme Court Oral Arguments on Religious Freedom
March 23, 2014 Deseret News - Sen. Orrin Hatch: Affordable Care Act Disastrous - We Need Real Change
March 21, 2014 Hatch Statement in Advance of Four-Year Anniversary of ObamaCare
March 11, 2014 Hatch Praises Senate Passage of the Gabriella Miller Pediatric Cancer Research Bill
Feb. 27, 2014 Hatch: Study Shows Medicare Advantage Cuts Will Hurt Seniors' Access to Quality Health Care
Feb. 26, 2014 In Speech, Hatch Slams Broken Obamacare Promises for Utah Seniors
Feb. 21, 2014 Hatch on Medicare Advantage Annoucement
Feb. 11, 2014 Hatch, Whitehouse Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Crack Down on Steroids
Feb. 5, 2014 GOP Senate, House Lawmaker Inquiry Reveals Weak Administration Oversight of Drug Discount Program for Uninsured, Low-Income Americans
Jan. 30, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Finance Committee - Considering Treasury, Health & Human Services Nominations
Jan. 22, 2014 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administraation - FDA's Proposed Change to Generic Drug Labeling Policy
Nov. 20, 2013 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Health and Human Services Secretary - Success of Obamacare Loan Program
Nov. 4, 2013 Bennet, Burr, Hatch Applaud First FDA Approval of Breakthrough Therapy Drug
Oct. 3, 2013 ObamaCare Repeal Pledge
Aug. 1, 2013 Hatch, Hagan Introduce Newborn Screening Bill
July 26, 2013 Hatch Statement on the Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act
July 24, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Finance Committee - Health Information Technology: Using it to Improve Care
July 17, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Finance Committee - Health Information Technology: A Building Block to Quality Health Care
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