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Jay Rockefeller IV's Public Statements on Issue: Senior Citizens

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
June 6, 2014 Healing from the Wounds of Alzheimer's Disease and Fighting for a Cure
May 29, 2014 Rockefeller Honored for his Work to End Alzheimer's Disease
April 3, 2014 Letter to Tom Harkin, Chairman and Jerry Moran, Ranking Member of Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies - Seniors Programs
Feb. 28, 2014 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services - Proposed Medicare Rule
Jan. 8, 2014 Rockefeller Advances Measures to Boost West Virginia Hospitals and Health Centers
Dec. 17, 2013 Rockefeller, Manchin, Coons, Schumer, McCaskill, Klobuchar Introduce Silver Alert Bill to Help Locate Missing Seniors
Dec. 12, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Finance Committee - SGR Markup
Aug. 16, 2013 Rockefeller Statement on UMWA Vote to Ratify Agreement with Patriot Coal
Aug. 1, 2013 Rockefeller Introduces Black Lung Legislation
Aug. 1, 2013 Rockefeller and Brown Introduce Bill to Expand and Permanently Extend the Health Coverage Tax Credit
July 9, 2013 Promises Made, Promises Kept: Rockefeller Stands with Patriot Retirees
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 16, 2013 Statements On Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
April 16, 2013 Rockefeller and 18 Other Senators Introduce Legislation to Protect Seniors and Reduce Deficit by $141.2 Billion
Dec. 13, 2012 Rockefeller Expresses Ongoing Concerns about Efforts to Coordinate Care for People who Qualify for Both Medicare and Medicaid
Dec. 13, 2012 Rockefeller Expresses Ongoing Concerns About Exports to Coordinate Care for People Who Qualify for Both Medicare and Medicaid
Oct. 31, 2012 Rockefeller Urges Humana Inc., Charleston Area Medical Center to Resume Contract Negotiations
Oct. 23, 2012 The Ryan Budget - A Profile in Cowardice
Oct. 11, 2012 Rockefeller Welcomes Experts to WV for Discussion About Reducing Impact of Diabetes in State
Sept. 20, 2012 Senators Say Hands Off Social Security
Sept. 13, 2012 Family and Business Tax Cut Certainty Act of 2012--Motion to Proceed
Aug. 1, 2012 Rockefeller Takes Aim at Diabetes in WV - Bill Would Extend New Prevention Program to Medicare
Aug. 1, 2012 Sens. Franken, Lugar, Rockefeller Introduce Legislation to Extend Diabetes Prevention Program to Millions of Seniors on Medicare
July 31, 2012 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
May 16, 2012 Delegation Joins Capito In Fighting For WV Hospitals
May 16, 2012 Congressional Delegation Fights for WV Hospitals
April 25, 2012 21st Century Postal Service Act
April 25, 2012 Rockefeller Urges West Virginians to Participate in Drug Take Back Day
April 15, 2012 Rockefeller Announces Funding for West Virginian Seniors
March 27, 2012 Health Care
March 22, 2012 Hearing of the Health Subcommittee of the Senate Finance Committee - Prescription Drug Abuse: How are Medicare and Medicaid Adapting to the Challenge?
Feb. 16, 2012 Rockefeller Supports Bipartisan Compromise to Give Payroll Tax Relief to 900,000 West Virginians
Jan. 18, 2012 Rockefeller Calls for Real Alternatives for Long-Term Care, Not Republican Political Ploys
Dec. 23, 2011 Rockefeller Statement on the House Passing Bipartisan Compromise Payroll Tax Relief for Families
Dec. 15, 2011 Rockefeller Statement on Ryan-Wyden Medicare Reform Plan
Dec. 14, 2011 Rockefeller Statement on Senate Balanced Budget Amendments
Dec. 1, 2011 Rockefeller Supports Payroll Tax Cut To Help Families, Create Jobs
Nov. 30, 2011 Rockefeller Calls for New Solutions to Provide Long-Term Care for Millions of Americans
Nov. 22, 2011 Statement on Super Committee
July 27, 2011 Rockefeller Statement on Senate Debt Compromise
July 22, 2011 Rockefeller Calls for Real Budget Solutions, Not Posturing or Political Votes
June 17, 2011 Rockefeller Pressing Century Aluminum on Jobs, Employee Benefits
April 28, 2011 Rockefeller Announces $561,033 In Funding To Help West Virginia Seniors
April 12, 2011 Rockefeller Warns White House Against Devastating Medicaid Cuts
April 5, 2011 Letter to The Honorable John Boehner, Speaker, U.S. House of Representatives
March 16, 2011 Rockefeller Praises First Report to Provide Unbiased Data on Medicaid and CHIP Programs
March 8, 2011 Rockefeller Statement on GOP Efforts
March 2, 2011 Rockefeller Votes Against Government Shutdown
Aug. 13, 2010 Rockefeller Commends The 75th Birthday Of Social Security
Aug. 5, 2010 Rockefeller Votes To Protect Jobs Of Teachers And Public Safety Workers, And Extend Vital Medicaid Safety Net
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