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Ron Kind's Public Statements on Issue: Health and Health Care

Full Name: Ronald 'Ron' James Kind
Office: U.S. House (WI) - District 3, Democratic
First Elected: 11/05/1996
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 3
Primary Aug. 12, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Tawni; 2 Children: Johnny, Matthew
Birth Date: 03/16/1963
Birth Place: La Crosse, WI
Home City: La Crosse, WI
Religion: Lutheran
Date Title
Feb. 18, 2009 Economic Recovery Plan in Action: Rep. Kind Highlights Major Investment in Health IT at Luther Midelfort in Eau Claire
Feb. 10, 2009 New Dems Urge Strong Action On The Economic Recovery Package
Feb. 4, 2009 House Sends Expansion of Kids' Healthcare to President Obama For Signature
Jan. 28, 2009 American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009
Jan. 14, 2009 Rep. Kind Votes to Cover More Kids
July 24, 2008 Richard Simmons Rallies with Reps. Kind & Wamp, American Heart Association for More PE in Schools
June 10, 2008 U.S. Rep. Kind Leads Bipartisan Coalition of Members, Business & Labor Groups in Announcing House Introduction of Small Business Health Options Program (SHOP Act)
April 28, 2008 Kind Applauds Mayo Clinic Healthcare Reform Proposal
March 6, 2008 Rep. Kind Votes to Advance Legislation to Provide Equal Coverage for Mental Health Conditions
March 5, 2008 Paul Wellstone Mental Health and Addiction Equity Act of 2007
Nov. 15, 2007 House Committee Advances Kind Proposal to Ensure Closed-Captioning is Available to Hearing-Impaired
Oct. 30, 2007 U.S. Reps. Kind, Camp Introduce Bill to Increase Access to Dental Care for Native Americans
Oct. 18, 2007 U.S. Rep. Kind Statement on House Vote to Override President Bush's SCHIP Veto
Oct. 3, 2007 Rep. Kind Column: SCHIP Veto is About Priorities
Oct. 2, 2007 Expressing Sympathy for Midwestern Flood Victims
Sept. 18, 2007 Kind, Wamp, Inslee Join American Heart Assn., Educators, Kids in Calling for Physical Education in NCLB
Aug. 29, 2007 Rep. Kind, Health Care Advocates Hail CHAMP Act as Huge Win for Kids and Seniors in Wisconsin
Aug. 1, 2007 Children's Health and Medicare Protection Act of 2007 --Continued--
July 18, 2007 Department Of Labor, Health And Human Services, And Education, And Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008
June 27, 2007 Rep. Kind, Rural Health Care Coalition Unveil Comprehensive Rural Health Care Improvement Bill
June 7, 2007 Kind Commends Gundersen Lutheran Expansion
April 4, 2007 Kind Statement on the Bush Administration's Denial of Wisconsin's SeniorCare Waiver
March 23, 2007 U.S. Troop Readiness, Veterans' Health, And Iraq Accountability Act, 2007
Sept. 20, 2006 Kind, Wisconsin Activists Rally Against Cancer on Capitol Hill
July 27, 2006 Health Information Technology Promotion Act of 2006
June 9, 2006 Letter to Chairman [Barton, Thomas and Pombo] and Ranking Member [Dingell, Rangel and Rahall]
June 9, 2006 Letter to Chairmen Barton, Thomas and Pombo, and Ranking Members Dingell, Rangel and Rahall
June 8, 2006 Oncology Nursing
March 28, 2006 Supporting the Goals and Ideals of "National MPS Day"
Nov. 1, 2005 Veterans Day Salute
July 26, 2005 Small Business Health Fairness Act of 2005
July 26, 2005 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 525, Small Business Health Fairness Act of 2005
July 26, 2005 Kind Makes Case for Better Small Business & Family Farmer Healthcare Plan
June 24, 2005 Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2006
June 23, 2005 Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2006
April 29, 2005 Kind Offers Small Business Health Care Plan Program Would Offer Coverage to Millions of Workers
Dec. 3, 2004 Kind Statement on Resignation of Secretary Tommy Thompson
Nov. 23, 2004 Kohl, Kind, Kleczka, Obey and Green Announce $285,000 for Marquette Dental Program to Improve Oral Health Care in Rural Areas
May 5, 2004 Recognizing the Importance of Increasing Awareness of Autism
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Fitness
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Women
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Health Care Reform
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Seniors
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Veterans
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Women
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