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Ted Deutch's Public Statements on Issue: Senior Citizens

Full Name: Theodore 'Ted' Elliot Deutch
Office: U.S. House (FL) - District 21, Democratic
First Elected: 04/13/2010
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 21
Primary Aug. 26, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Jill; 3 Children: Gabrielle, Serena, Cole
Birth Date: 05/07/1966
Birth Place: Bethlehem, PA
Home City: Boca Raton, FL
Religion: Jewish
Date Title
Deutch: Republican Budget Privatizes Medicare, Endangers Seniors
Issue Position: Economic Recovery
Issue Position: Social Security and Medicare
Issue Position: Seniors and Retirees
Issue Position: Healthcare
Issue Position: Seniors and Retirees
Issue Position: Seniors and Retirees
July 16, 2014 Letter to Michael W. Grochowski, Region 4 Commissioner SSA - Long Wait Times in West Palm Beach
June 20, 2014 Letter to Carolyn Colvin, Commissioner of Social Security Administration - Reconsideration of SSA Decisions
Feb. 21, 2014 Rep. Ted Deutch: President's Rejection of Chained-CPI is a Victory for Florida Seniors
Oct. 12, 2013 Letter to Administrator Tavenner, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services - Protect Medicare Open Enrollment During Shutdown
July 29, 2013 Letter to Representative Harold Rogers, Representative Jack Kingston, Representative Nita Lowey, and Representative Rosa DeLauro - Meals on Wheels
May 16, 2013 Deutch, Buchanan, Welch Introduce Seniors Fraud Prevention Act
April 19, 2013 Deutch Asks President Obama to Reconsider Chained CPI Cuts to Social Security and Veterans' Benefits
Feb. 15, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Medicare, Medicaid, and Social Security
Feb. 14, 2013 Rep. Ted Deutch, Senator Mark Begich Introduce the Protecting and Preserving Social Security Act
Dec. 13, 2012 Letter to President Obama - Medicare Eligibility
Sept. 11, 2012 Child and Elderly Missing Alert Program
June 28, 2012 Deutch Hails Constitutionality of Health Care Reform, Highlights How Law is Helping Floridians
Nov. 14, 2011 Deutch Calls for Hearings into Proposed Cut to Social Security Cost of Living Adjustments
Oct. 13, 2011 Letter to Members of the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction
July 25, 2011 Letter to Democratic Leader Pelosi
July 21, 2011 Letter to Barack H. Obama, President of the United States - Cuts to Social Security Revenue
July 15, 2011 Letter to Barack H. Obama, President of the United States - Protect Medicare, Medicaid, and Social Security
June 24, 2011 Letter to Colleague
June 1, 2011 Debt Resolution
April 6, 2011 Schakowsky, Democrats, Advocates Highlight Impact of 2012 GOP Budget on Seniors
March 30, 2011 Deutch Makes Case Against Social Security Cuts in Budget Committee Testimony
March 10, 2011 Basically, What You Have Done On the Bill Is It Says: Effective On the Date of the Act There Are Rescinded
March 10, 2011 Deutch Leads House Democratic Effort to Preserve Mortgage Help for Struggling Retirees
Jan. 28, 2011 Hastings Joins Reps. Deutch, Frank, Carnahan, Pingree and Critz in Reintroduction of Preserving Our Promise to Seniors Act
Dec. 17, 2010 Deutch: Tax Bill Last Shot at Helping People in Need
Dec. 16, 2010 We Can Do Better
Dec. 15, 2010 Letter to Speaker Pelosi, Leader Hoyer, and Chairman Levin
Dec. 14, 2010 Miami Herald - GOP Makes a Cash Grab
Dec. 8, 2010 Letter to Colleague
Dec. 2, 2010 Stop the Political Posturing
Oct. 15, 2010 Letter To Barack Obama, President of The United States - Social Security
Oct. 12, 2010 Seniors' Cost of Living Adjustments Would Increase Under Deutch Proposal
July 30, 2010 Rep. Deutch Releases Bold New Social Security Legislation
July 20, 2010 Protecting Social Security
May 26, 2010 Seniors Task Force
May 25, 2010 Restoring Financial Security
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Social Security
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Health Care and Medicare
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Seniors
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Health Care and Medicare
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Social Security & Medicare
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