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Jim Langevin's Public Statements on Issue: Senior Citizens

Full Name: James 'Jim' R. Langevin
Office: U.S. House (RI) - District 2, Democratic
First Elected: 11/07/2000
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 2
Primary Sept. 9, 2014
Gender: Male
Birth Date: 04/22/1964
Birth Place: Warwick, RI
Home City: Warwick, RI
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
Issue Position: Social Security
June 9, 2014 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act
June 9, 2014 House Passes Langevin Amendment to Increase Accessibility in Public Transit
April 10, 2014 Langevin Statement on the Ryan Republican Budget
July 2, 2013 Langevin Protests Cuts to Social Security
Feb. 15, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Medicare, Medicaid, and Social Security
Dec. 13, 2012 Letter to President Obama - Medicare Eligibility
Sept. 5, 2012 Strengthening Middle Class Retirement Security
Sept. 5, 2012 A Break for RI Families
Aug. 30, 2012 Langevin Announces Federal Funding to Benefit RI Family Caregivers
Aug. 21, 2012 Langevin Addresses Retirement Security Issues with Wakefield Seniors
Aug. 16, 2012 Langevin Talks Jobs, Economy During Westerly Community Day
Aug. 6, 2012 4 Hospitals to Receive Additional $7.1 Million in Medicare Payments
Nov. 2, 2011 Langevin Presses for Renewal of Respite Care Program; Bill Needed to Support RI Effort
Oct. 19, 2011 Langevin Applauds COLA Increase, Urges Fairer Calculation of Senior Benefits
Aug. 11, 2011 Langevin Senior Center Tour Stops in Warwick, Cranston and Westerly
May 3, 2011 Protecting Medicare
April 15, 2011 Langevin Statement on FY2012 Budget Vote
Dec. 8, 2010 Seniors Protection Act of 2010
May 28, 2010 Langevin Supports Tax Credit, Unemployment Extensions, Vows to Continue Fight for Medicaid Relief
Nov. 19, 2009 Langevin Statement On Medicare Physician Payments
Oct. 15, 2009 Langevin Vows To Help Those On Social Security
Oct. 15, 2009 Langevin Statement on Social Security COLA
Oct. 9, 2009 Langevin's Respite Care Bill Puts Families First
May 6, 2009 Social Security Recipients to Receive $250 Economic Recovery Payment
April 14, 2009 Langevin's Respite Care Bill Put Families First
July 15, 2008 Langevin Votes to Override Medicare Veto
June 24, 2008 Medicare Improvements for Patients and Providers Act of 2008--Continued
Dec. 19, 2007 Medicare, Medicaid, and Schip Extension Act of 2007
Nov. 30, 2006 November, 2006 Newsletter
March 6, 2006 Rep. Tierney Calls for CSBG Program Funding
July 29, 2005 Recognizing and Honoring the 15th Anniversary of the Signing of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990
Feb. 8, 2005 The President's Budget
Jan. 4, 2005 Bush Solution for Social Security: Cut Taxes for Wealthy, Cut Benefits for Seniors
Nov. 20, 2004 Providing for Consideration of S. 2986, Increasing the Public Debt Limit
Feb. 25, 2004 Social Security Solvency
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Social Security and Retirement Security
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Health
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Budget
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Social Security and Retirement Security
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