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Jay Rockefeller IV's Public Statements on Issue: Health and Health Care

Full Name: John 'Jay' D. Rockefeller IV
Office: U.S. Senate (WV) - Sr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/06/1984
Last Elected: 11/04/2008
Next Election: 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Sharon; 4 Children: John, Valerie, Charles, Justin
Birth Date: 06/18/1937
Birth Place: New York, NY
Home City: Charleston, WV
Religion: Presbyterian
Date Title
April 10, 2014 Rockefeller Statement on Resignation of HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius
April 10, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Finance Committee - The President's Budget for FY 2015
April 9, 2014 Udall Bill to Curb False Advertising Claims on Protective Sports Gear Clears Commerce Committee
April 9, 2014 Rockefeller, Portman Introduce Bill to Improve Military Mental Health Evaluations for Servicemembers
April 4, 2014 Rockefeller, Manchin, Rahall Announce Significant Funding for Health Centers Across West Virginia
April 3, 2014 Rockefeller Joined with Senator Manchin, Congressman Rahall in Asking HHS to Review Limits on Funding for State Clinics
Feb. 28, 2014 Letter to Thomas Perez, Secretary of the Department of Labor - Black Lung Claims Process
Feb. 27, 2014 Letter to Dr. Frieden, Center for Disease Control - West Virginia Congressional Delegation Requests Further Studies from CDC After Chemical Spill
Feb. 18, 2014 Manchin, Rockefeller, Rahall Mark Opening of Mercer County Veterans Mobile Health Clinic
Feb. 5, 2014 Rockefeller Says West Virginians Must Have Clear Information About Health Risks
Jan. 31, 2014 For A Healthy Start, Every Child Must Have Access to Dental Care
Jan. 29, 2014 Letter to MaryAnn Tierney, FEMA Region III Regional Administrator - West Virginia American Water Company Chemical Spill
Jan. 29, 2014 Rockefeller Thanks Community for Coming Together During Water Crisis
Jan. 14, 2014 Rockefeller Seeks Answers about Long-Term Public Health Effects of Chemical Spill
Dec. 18, 2013 Grassley, Rockefeller, Carper Look to Advance Provision to Improve Care, Prevention of Obesity and Diabetes via Medicare and Medicaid
Nov. 18, 2013 Letter to Physicians, Providers, and Hospitals - Support Medicare Drug Savings Act
Nov. 18, 2013 Rockefeller Says Compounding Bill Brings Accountability to Prescription Drug Market
Nov. 15, 2013 Letter to Russell Goldencloud Weiner, Founder and Chief Executive Officer Rockstar, Inc. - Marketing to Children
Nov. 15, 2013 Letter to Senators Jeff Sessions and Patty Murray - Funding for Medical Research
Nov. 6, 2013 Rockefeller, Manchin, Rahall Announce Mobile Health Clinic for Veterans in Mercer County to Open in 2014
Oct. 30, 2013 Rockefeller, Udall React to New IOM Report on Sports Equipment and Concussions
Oct. 23, 2013 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner, Food and Drug Administration - Biologic Price Competition and Innovation Act
Oct. 9, 2013 Manchin, Rahall, Rockefeller Announce Funding for Anti-Drug Efforts
Sept. 26, 2013 Letter to Craig Weiss, President and Chief Executive Officer NJOY - Call on E-Cigarette Makers to Explain Marketing Tactics Targeting Kids
Sept. 24, 2013 Rockefeller, Rahall, Manchin Announce Funding for Marshall University Diabetes Research Program
Sept. 23, 2013 Rockefeller Reaction to Commission on Long-Term Care Alternative Report
Sept. 13, 2013 Rockefeller Statement on the Commission on Long-Term Care Recommendations
Sept. 6, 2013 Rockefeller: Committed to Strengthening and Expanding Children's Health Insurance Program
Sept. 5, 2013 Promises Made, Promises Kept: Rockefeller Continues to Push for Black Lung Protetions
Aug. 30, 2013 Blog: Celebrating Labor Day: A Proud History of Standing Up for American Workers
Aug. 23, 2013 Blog: Teaching Kids the Importance of Health and Wellness
Aug. 15, 2013 Rockefeller Statement on West Virginia's New Rules to Limit Youth Sports Concussions
Aug. 9, 2013 Blog: 'It is Time to Relegate Black Lung to the Dustbin of History'
Aug. 6, 2013 Rockefeller Presses White House on Black Lung and Mine Safety Rule Delays
Aug. 1, 2013 Rockefeller Introduces Black Lung Legislation
July 31, 2013 Manchin, Rockefeller, Rahall Announce Federal Funding for Residential Substance Abuse Recovery Services in West Virginia
July 26, 2013 Promises Made, Promises Kept: Rockefeller Public Safety Law Will Keep Boy Scouts, Public Safe
July 12, 2013 Rockefeller, Manchin, Rahall Announce Mobile and Tele-Health Clinics for Veterans in Mercer County
July 11, 2013 Rockerfeller, Whitehouse, Franken, Capps Introduce Bill to Encourage Low-Incom Health Clinics to Adopt Electronic Health Records
June 27, 2013 Border Security, Economic Opportunity, and Immigration Modernization Act--Continued--
June 19, 2013 Rockefeller, Blumenthal Concerned Energy Drink Companies are Marketing to Children
June 19, 2013 Rockerfeller Supports Administration Efforts to Make Digital Technology Part of Black Lung Disease Diagnosis
June 14, 2013 Column - Healing the Invisible Wounds of War
May 22, 2013 Udall, Rockefeller Introduce Bill to Help Protect Young Athletes from Sports-Related Traumatic Brain Injuries
May 10, 2013 Caring for Our Mothers Just as They Care for Us
May 2, 2013 Rockefeller Applauds Tomblin's Decision to Expand Medicaid to Cover 91,500 West Virginia by 2018
April 26, 2013 Letter to Chair and Ranking Member of Subcommittee on Labor, Health, and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies Tom Harkin and Jerry Moran - Senators Seek Support for Seniors
April 15, 2013 Rockefeller Says Veterans Affairs Administration Must be Diligent in Providing Quality Care for Returning Vets
March 21, 2013 Rockefeller Brings Experts to West Virginia to Help Curb Prescription Drug Abuse
March 21, 2013 Rockefeller Supports Bills to Improve Security and Mental Health Services in Schools
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