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Kirsten Gillibrand's Public Statements on Issue: Drugs

Full Name: Kirsten E. Gillibrand
Office: U.S. Senate (NY) - Jr, Democratic
First Appointed: 01/23/2009
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2018
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: Jonathan; 2 Children: Theodore, Henry
Birth Date: 12/09/1966
Birth Place: Albany, NY
Home City: Brunswick, NY
Date Title
Issue Position: Making Sure Everyone Has Access to Quality and Affordable Healthcare
May 23, 2012 Kirk, Manchin Amendment Would Help Prevent Prescription Drug Abuse
May 23, 2012 Gillibrand Introduces Cody Miller Initiative for Safer Prescriptions
May 23, 2012 Manchin Amendment Would Help Prevent Prescription Drug Abuse
May 20, 2012 With 14 Lifesaving Cancer Drugs in Short Supply and Over 100 Drug Shortages This Year Alone, Gillibrand, Parents, and Doctors Urge Congress to Pass Legislation This Week Providing Relief for Sick Patients, Children
Feb. 10, 2012 Giffords Anti-Drug Trafficking Bill Becomes Law
Jan. 26, 2012 Senate Sends President Giffords Anti-Drug Trafficking Bill
Jan. 20, 2012 Schumer, Gillibrand, Owens Announce: Feds Release First-Ever Northern Border Anti-Drug Strategy -- Plan Improves International Coordination to Shut Down Flow of Drugs from Canada to NY
Jan. 5, 2012 Letter to Dr. Hamburg and Ms. Leonhart
Jan. 5, 2012 Letter to Director Lew
Nov. 18, 2011 Amendment Targets Drug Smugglers Using Ultralight Aircraft
June 20, 2011 New Crime Fighting Resources Coming to Newburgh as Schumer, Gillibrand and Hinchey Announce HITDA Designation for Orange County
June 6, 2011 Letter to Margaret A. Hamburg, Commissioner, U.S. Food and Drug Administration and Jacob J. Lew, Director, Office of Management and Budget
Feb. 10, 2011 Gillibrand, Border State Senators Urge Feds to Deploy Military-Grade Radar to Combat Increased Airborne Drug Smuggling Across Us-Canada Border
Feb. 10, 2011 Letter to Honorable Janet Napolitano, Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security, Robert Gates, Secretary of Defense
Dec. 21, 2010 With Recent Report Highlighting Gaps in Northern Border Security: Schumer, Gillibrand, Collins, Owens Announce Passage of Their Northern Border Counternarcotics Strategy Legislation
Aug. 4, 2010 Letter To R. Gil Kerlikowske, Director, Office Of National Drug Control Policy
July 6, 2010 Standing At The Thomas P. Ryan Community Center, Gillibrand And Duffy Announce New Agenda To Combat Gang Activity
June 23, 2010 Letter to Janet Napolitano, Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security
June 16, 2010 With Up To 50,000 Gang Members In New York, Gillibrand Announces New Legislative Agenda To Combat Gang Activity
May 26, 2010 Letter to Chauncey Parker, Director NY/NJ HIDTA
April 16, 2010 Gillibrand Plan Increases Law Enforcement Resources to Fight Drug Trafficking and Gang Activity, Launch Anti-Heroin Media Campaign
March 15, 2010 Letter to The Honorable R. Gil Kerlikowske
Sept. 21, 2009 Letter to Chairman Kohl, Chair DeLauro and Ranking Members Brownback and Kingston of the Conference Committee of the Senate and House Subcommittee on Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies
Aug. 4, 2009 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food And Drug Administration, And Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2010 - Continued
May 11, 2009 Letter To The Honorable Eric H. Holder Jr., Attorney General, U.S. Department Of Justice And The Honorable R. Gil Kerlikowske, Director, White House Office Of National Drug Control Policy
Jan. 12, 2007 Rep. Gillibrand Votes to Allow the Government to Negotiate Medicare Drug Prices
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