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Kirsten Gillibrand's Public Statements on Issue: Senior Citizens

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: Keeping Our Commitment to America's Seniors
Issue Position: Protecting Social Security and Helping Families Save
April 3, 2014 Letter to Tom Harkin, Chairman and Jerry Moran, Ranking Member of Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies - Seniors Programs
Feb. 14, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Don't Cut Social Security, Medicare, Medicaid
Oct. 2, 2013 Progressive Change Campaign Committee: Social Security Protectors
April 26, 2013 Letter to Chair and Ranking Member of Subcommittee on Labor, Health, and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies Tom Harkin and Jerry Moran - Senators Seek Support for Seniors
April 14, 2013 NBC "Meet the Press" - Transcript - Immigration Legislation and Guns
April 14, 2013 NBC "Meet the Press" - Transcript - Immigration, Guns, and President Obama's Budget
Oct. 22, 2012 Gillibrand, Meng Tour Innovative Queens Senior Center, Urge Feds to Reauthorize Bill to Provide Critical Care, Technology Training, and Social Services to Seniors
Sept. 20, 2012 Senators Say Hands Off Social Security
Sept. 19, 2012 Senators Introduce Older Americans Act Reauthorization
May 8, 2012 Senators: Health Care Cost Savings Will Start In Buffalo Hospitals
Feb. 29, 2012 Schumer, Gillibrand, KIng Cut Red Tape For Merrick Medical Supply Store, Helping Local Business Reclaim Tens of Thousands of Dollars in Unprocessed Medicare Claims
Nov. 3, 2011 Schumer, Gillibrand, Maloney, Crowley, King, Rangel, Israel Successfully Change Medicare Rule to Provide $28 Million per Year to Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
Oct. 17, 2011 Senate Democrats Announce Agreement with GOP's Paul to Extend Expired Benefits for Elderly and Disabled Refugees
July 18, 2011 With 9 Million ID Theft Victims Each Year, Gillibrand Pushes Bill To Remove Social Security Numbers From Medicare Cards
May 14, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Privatizing Medicare
May 5, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Medicare
April 28, 2011 Gillibrand Cuts Bureaucratic Tape for Podiatry Services of Central New York, Helps Clear Thousands of Medicare Claims
Oct. 19, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Mitch McConnell, Minority Leader United States Senate
Aug. 19, 2010 Gillibrand, Local Residents: Pass New Law To Protect Long Island Seniors From Financial Fraud
Aug. 17, 2010 Gillibrand, Local Residents: Pass New Law To Protect Western New York Seniors From Financial Fraud
Aug. 17, 2010 Gillibrand, Local Residents: Pass New Law To Protect Rochester/Finger Lakes Seniors From Financial Fraud
Aug. 12, 2010 Gillibrand, Weiner, Local Residents: Pass New Law To Protect Queens Seniors From Financial Fraud
Jan. 22, 2010 Letter to Majority Leader Reid and Chairman Baucus
Sept. 10, 2009 Congressman Hodes Introduces Legislation to Protect Senior Investors from Fraud
March 30, 2009 Requests $11.6 Billion to Support Social Security Administration
March 27, 2009 Senator Gillibrand Announces Senate Passage Of Serve America Act
Feb. 19, 2009 Senator Gillibrand to Continue Work Helping Seniors, Will Serve on Special Committee on Aging
Jan. 23, 2009 Press Conference With New York Governor David Paterson And Senator-Designate Kirsten Gillibrand
April 15, 2008 On Tax Day, Gillibrand Votes for Tax Relief
Feb. 8, 2008 Rep. Gillibrand Votes for Tax Rebates
Dec. 11, 2007 Blue Dog Coalition
Jan. 1, 1 Welcome
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Seniors
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Protecting Medicare and Social Security
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Providing Health Care to 30 Million More Americans, Lowering Costs For Everyone
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