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Tammy Duckworth's Public Statements on Issue: Health and Health Care

Full Name: Tammy Duckworth
Office: U.S. House (IL) - District 8, Democratic
First Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 8
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary March 18, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: Bryan
Birth Date: 03/12/1968
Birth Place: Bangkok, Thailand
Date Title
July 25, 2014 Letter to Harry Reid, Majority Leader of the Senate, and John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Congress Must Stay in Session Until VA Problems Addressed
July 23, 2014 Sen. Brown, Rep. Duckworth Announce Plan That Would Make it Easier for Veterans with War-related Injuries to Claim Benefits
July 10, 2014 Walz, Miller, Duckworth Introduce Comprehensive Legislation to Tackle Veteran Suicide
July 10, 2014 The Hill - Lawmakers Unveil Bill to Prevent Veteran Suicides
July 9, 2014 Duckworth Helps Introduce Legislation to Limit Hobby Lobby Decision
June 30, 2014 DesJarlais, Duckworth Introduce Resolution Supporting the Goals and Ideals of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Awareness Month
June 30, 2014 Duckworth Statement on Supreme Court Hobby Lobby Decision
May 2, 2014 E-Newsletter: Supporting Our Veterans
April 14, 2014 This Week's Duckworth Diary - April 11, 2014
April 4, 2014 Letter to Harold Rogers, Nita Lowey, Jack Kingston, and Rosa DeLauro - Increase Funding for the National Institutes of Health
April 2, 2014 Letter to Rodney Frelinghuysen, Chairman, and Peter Visclosky, Ranking Member, of the House Subcommittee on Defense of the Appropriations Committee - Prostate Cancer
March 4, 2014 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner of the US Food and Drug Administration - Approve Treatments for Rare Diseases
Feb. 7, 2014 Newsletter: Tammy Duckworth
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
Nov. 8, 2013 The Duckworth Diary: November 8, 2013
Nov. 5, 2013 Congresswoman Duckworth Testifies before Senate Foreign Relations Committee on Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (Video)
Oct. 11, 2013 October 11, 2013 - The Duckworth Diary
Sept. 26, 2013 Suicide Prevention Month
Sept. 13, 2013 Blog: The Duckworth Diary September 13, 2013
Sept. 6, 2013 Congresswoman Duckworth Announces DOHHS Grant to American Academy of Pediatrics in Elk Grove Village, Illinois
July 31, 2013 Medicare and Medicaid Anniversary
July 26, 2013 Blog: The Duckworth Diary July 26, 2013
July 26, 2013 Congresswoman Duckworth's Statement on the Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act
July 19, 2013 Congresswoman Duckworth Cosponsors Bipartisan Legislation to Prevent Medicare Fraud
June 14, 2013 Blog: June 14, 2013
June 4, 2013 Congresswoman Duckworth Votes for Solutions to VA Backlog, Assistance for Victims of Sexual Assault and Increased Funding for Department of Veterans Affairs
Feb. 5, 2013 Congresswoman Duckworth Celebrates Anniversary of the Family and Medical Leave Act
June 28, 2012 Tammy Issues Statement on Supreme Court Health Care Ruling
Feb. 16, 2006 Duckworth Calls Medical Research, Health Care Support A National and Community Priority
Jan. 27, 2006 Duckworth, Durbin Host Round Table Discussion on Medicare, Seniors Health Issues
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