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Donna Edwards' Public Statements on Issue: Health and Health Care

Full Name: Donna F. Edwards
Office: U.S. House (MD) - District 4, Democratic
First Elected: 06/17/2008
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 4
Primary June 24, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Divorced; 1 Child: Jared
Birth Date: 06/28/1958
Birth Place: Yancyville, NC
Home City: Fort Washington, MD
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Date Title
April 9, 2014 The Impact of the Ryan Budget on America's Women
March 27, 2014 Letter to President Barack Obama - Pediatric Acquired Brain Injury Plan
March 17, 2014 Letter to Rodney Frelinghuysen, John Culberson, Pete Visclosky, Sanford Bishop - Increase Funding for Military and Veteran Suicide Prevention and Outreach Programs
Feb. 11, 2014 Edwards Commends GSA For Including Prince George's County In NIH Lease Proposals
Jan. 31, 2014 Edwards Praises CDC For Renewing Lease In Hyattsville, MD
Jan. 10, 2014 Letter to Samantha Power, Ambassador to the United Nations - Address Haiti Cholera Epidemic
Oct. 30, 2013 National Infant Mortality Awareness Month
Oct. 7, 2013 Congressional Black Caucus
May 30, 2013 Letter to Honorable Ban Ki-Moon, Secretary General of the United Nations - Haitain Cholera Epidemic
March 21, 2013 Edwards Statement on House Passage of Ryan-Republican Budget
March 5, 2013 Letter to John Berry Director, U.S. Office of Personnel Management - FEHBP to Cover ABA
Feb. 28, 2013 Sequestration
Sept. 27, 2012 Reps. Edwards, Eshoo, Markey: Hacking Threats to Implantable Medical Devices Call for Improved FDA Oversight
July 11, 2012 Edwards' Statement on House Republicans 31st Vote to Repeal the Affordable Care Act
June 28, 2012 Edwards: With Supreme Court Confirming ACA Constitutional, Time Now to Focus on Implementation
April 27, 2012 Student Loans
March 22, 2012 Press Conference Highlighting the Benefits of the Affordable Care Act for America's Young Adults
March 21, 2012 Hearing of the Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - "The Center for Consumer Information and Insurance Oversight and the Anniversary of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act"
Feb. 8, 2012 Contraception
Jan. 16, 2012 Congresswoman Edwards' Statement on Passage of FY 2012 Appropriations Omnibus
Dec. 1, 2011 Congresswoman Donna F. Edwards Highlights the International and Local Importance of World AIDS Day
Nov. 1, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner
Oct. 27, 2011 National Infant Mortality Awareness Month
Oct. 13, 2011 Letter to Members of the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction
Oct. 13, 2011 Congresswoman Edwards Opposes Republicans' Latest Attempt to Restrict Women's Access to Reproductive Health Care
Oct. 6, 2011 EPA Regulatory Relief Act of 2011
July 14, 2011 Hearing of the Investigations and Oversight Subcommittee of the House Science, Space, and Technology Committee - EPA's IRIS Program: Evaluating the Science and the Process Behind Chemical Risk Assessment
July 12, 2011 Debt Ceiling Limit Talks
June 22, 2011 Maryland Delegation Members Announce $44 Million For FDA Consolidation Project
May 24, 2011 Repealing Mandatory Funding for Graduate Medical Education
May 3, 2011 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 1213, Repealing Mandatory Funding for State Health Insurance Exchanges, and Providing for Consideration of H.R. 1214, Repealing Mandatory Funding for School Health Center Construction --
April 15, 2011 Congresswoman Edwards' Statement on Passage of the Republican Budget
March 15, 2011 Crowley, Sánchez, Edwards, Ryan Introduce Resolution Requiring Members to Disclose Their Taxpayer-Subsidized Health Benefits
Feb. 18, 2011 Movement is Life: Extension of Remarks
Feb. 10, 2011 Letter to Justice Clarence Thomas, U.S. Supreme Court - Recusing Himself from Deliberations on Healthcare Reform
Jan. 20, 2011 Instructing Certain Committees To Report Legislation Replacing the Job-Killing Health Care Law
Jan. 19, 2011 Repealing the Job-Killing Health Care Law Act
Jan. 19, 2011 The Repeal of Health Care
Jan. 6, 2011 Repeal of the Affordable Health Care Act
Jan. 6, 2011 Health Care and the Deficit
Jan. 6, 2011 Repealing Health Care
Dec. 9, 2010 Congresswoman Edwards Votes to Protect Medicare and Medicaid Services
Dec. 2, 2010 Congresswoman Edwards Votes for Passage of Major Overhaul to Child Nutrition Legislation
Oct. 22, 2010 Op-Ed: Health Care Reform: What's in it for Women?
July 29, 2010 Letter to the Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United States
April 21, 2010 Congresswoman Edwards Votes To Give Wounded And Women Veterans The Care They Deserve
April 15, 2010 Team Maryland Briefed on the Progress and Challenges Facing the Chesapeake Bay
March 25, 2010 Celebrating The Passage Of Health Care Reform
March 25, 2010 Congresswoman Edwards Votes For Final Step To Pass Health Care Reform, Includes College Aid
March 23, 2010 Congresswoman Edwards Attends White House Bill Signing Ceremony For Health Care Reform
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