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Diana DeGette's Public Statements on Issue: Senior Citizens

Full Name: Diana Louise DeGette
Office: U.S. House (CO) - District 1, Democratic
First Elected: 11/05/1996
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 1
Primary June 24, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: Lino; 2 Children
Birth Date: 07/29/1957
Birth Place: Tachikawa, Japan
Home City: Denver, CO
Religion: Presbyterian
Date Title
Issue Position: Top Three Issues
June 20, 2014 Letter to Carolyn Colvin, Commissioner of Social Security Administration - Reconsideration of SSA Decisions
March 14, 2014 SGR Repeal and Medicare Provider Payment Modernization Act of 2014
March 4, 2014 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services, and Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator of Centers for Medicare and Medicaid - Bipartisan Lawmakers Defend Medicare
Nov. 20, 2013 Letter to Co-Chairs Patty Murray and Paul Ryan, Fiscal Year 2014 Budget Conference Committee - Protect Social Security and Medicare
July 29, 2013 Letter to Representative Harold Rogers, Representative Jack Kingston, Representative Nita Lowey, and Representative Rosa DeLauro - Meals on Wheels
Sept. 24, 2012 Letter to Chairman Upton, Chairman Stearns, and Chairman Pitts
June 26, 2012 Bipartisan Leaders in House and Senate Urge GAO to Probe Success Rate of Efforts to Identify and Prevent Medicare Fraud
June 8, 2012 Hearing of the Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Medicare Contractors' Efforts to Fight Fraud -- Moving Beyond "Pay and Chase"
May 31, 2012 Democratic Memo On The Role Of PhRMA In The Passage Of The Affordable Care Act
Feb. 24, 2012 Letter to Chairman Upton, Chairman Pitts, and Chairman Stearns
July 29, 2011 Statement on Passage of Partisan Boehner Bill
July 19, 2011 DeGette Statement on "Cut, Cap, and End Medicare" Bill
July 13, 2011 THe Huffington Post -- The Debt Ceiling: Simplify the Process; Solve the Problem
June 16, 2011 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the US House of Representatives - Prescription Drug Costs
July 15, 2008 Medicare Improvements For Patients And Providers Act Of 2008 - - Veto Message From The President Of The United States
July 15, 2008 DeGette Votes to Override Veto of Medicare Bill
June 25, 2008 House Passes Doctors' Fix
May 21, 2008 New Report on Medicare Advantage
Jan. 24, 2008 Economic Costs of Diabetes on the Rise
March 6, 2006 Rep. Tierney Calls for CSBG Program Funding
March 23, 2005 DeGette: Trustees Report Reinforces Need for Bipartisan Solution to Strengthen, not Privatize, Social Security
March 16, 2005 DeGette: Time to End Political Games and Work Together on Social Security
Feb. 6, 2005 The DeGette Report
Feb. 6, 2005 Honesty Needed in Social Security Debate
Jan. 12, 2005 Social Security Needs a Bipartisan Plan for Modernization
Oct. 18, 2004 CNN Judy Woodruff's Inside Politics - Transcript
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