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Bill Shuster's Public Statements on Issue: Health and Health Care

Full Name: Bill Shuster
Office: U.S. House (PA) - District 9, Republican
First Elected: 2001
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 9
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary May 20, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Rebecca; 2 Children: Ali, Garrett
Birth Date: 01/10/1961
Birth Place: McKeesport, PA
Home City: Hollidaysburg, PA
Religion: Lutheran
Date Title
June 10, 2014 Shuster Helps Pass Legislation to Give Veterans Faster Access to Medical Care
May 12, 2014 Shuster Tours Facility and Delivers Remarks at Announcement of $3 Million RACP Grant for Somerset Hospital
Nov. 22, 2013 Letter to House Speak Boehner and House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi - Reps. Flores, Maffei Lead Bipartisan Effort to Pass Long-Term Fix to Medicare Sustainable Growth Rate
May 28, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - VA Disability Claims Backlog
June 28, 2012 Shuster Disappointed in Supreme Court's Decision to Uphold ‘Obamacare'
June 22, 2012 Shuster Announces $125,000 Grant to the Somerset Community Hospital Advanced Medical Care Project
June 7, 2012 House Repeals Onerous Medical Device Tax
May 31, 2012 House Passes Legislation to Help Prevent Drug Shortages
April 5, 2012 Shuster Tours Lutheran Home Care & Hospice in Chambersburg, Discusses the LIFE Program
March 3, 2011 Shuster Votes to End Onerous Health Care Mandate on Small Businesses
June 15, 2010 Shuster Votes to Protect Personal Choice in Health Care
March 25, 2010 Shuster Rejects Turning Threats Of Violence In To Political Theater Selective Outrage Will Not Move America Forward
March 21, 2010 Shuster Statement On Voting Against The Democrat Government Takeover Of Health Care
March 20, 2010 Shuster Joins Constituents In Rally Against Democrats Health Care Bill
March 18, 2010 House Democrats Reject Up Or Down Vote On Healthcare
March 17, 2010 The American People Deserve An Up Or Down Vote On Health Care
March 16, 2010 Health Care Reform
Nov. 7, 2009 Letter To The Honorable Nancy Pelosi, Speaker Of The House Of Representatives
Nov. 7, 2009 Affordable Health Care For America Act
Nov. 5, 2009 Shuster Welcomes CBO Estimate On Republican Healthcare Alternative
Nov. 3, 2009 Health Care
Oct. 30, 2009 Shuster Statement On Pelosi Healthcare Bill
Oct. 27, 2009 Health Care
Sept. 10, 2009 Obama Long On Rhetoric, Short On Specifics
July 26, 2009 Op-Ed: Rushing Health Reform Reckless
June 11, 2009 Democrats View Bipartisanship On Health Care Reform As A ‘Hostile Act'
March 10, 2009 Shuster Reintroduces Legislation to Help Children Receive Life Saving Medical Treatment
Oct. 18, 2007 Shuster's Statement SCHIP Vote- It's Time to Work Together to Pass a Responsible SCHIP Bill
June 20, 2007 Shuster Applauds President's Veto of Stem Cell Bill
April 13, 2007 Shuster Announces New Healthcare Collaboration
Feb. 8, 2007 Shuster Introduces Legislation to Prevent Frivolous Lawsuits
Feb. 5, 2007 Countdown To Tax Increase
Sept. 27, 2006 Andres Toro Building
March 2, 2006 Katrina Emergency Assistance Act of 2006
Dec. 17, 2005 Proficiency Testing Improvement Act of 2005
Oct. 19, 2005 Litigation Reform for Respirator Manufacturers
July 28, 2005 Help Efficient, Accessible, Low-Cost, Timely Healthcare (HEALTH) Act of 2005
July 27, 2005 Shuster Focuses on Problem to Find Solution
July 26, 2005 Small Businesses Need Better Access to Health Insurance
July 26, 2005 Small Business Health Fairness Act of 2005
May 23, 2005 Shuster Works to Ensure Respirator Availability for Emergency Responders
Nov. 18, 2004 Recognizing John R. Blackburn, Jr.
July 20, 2004 Minor Use and Minor Species Animal Health Act of 2004
Jan. 27, 2004 Medical Malpractice Crisis
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Health Care
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Internal Revenue Service (IRS)
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Health Care
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Health Care
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Small Business & Economic Development
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