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Dave Loebsack's Public Statements on Issue: Health and Health Care

Full Name: David 'Dave' W. Loebsack
Office: U.S. House (IA) - District 2, Democratic
First Elected: 11/07/2006
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 2
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 3, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Terry; 4 Children: Jennifer, Sarah, Marcos, Madeleine
Birth Date: 12/23/1952
Birth Place: Sioux City, IA
Home City: Iowa City, IA
Religion: Methodist
Date Title
Issue Position: Health Care
Issue Position: Health Care
Issue Position: Health Care
July 25, 2014 Letter to Harry Reid, Majority Leader of the Senate, and John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Congress Must Stay in Session Until VA Problems Addressed
July 3, 2014 Loebsack Meets with Leaders of Iowa City VA Health Care System
June 26, 2014 Shea-Porter, Tierney, Loebsack Introduce DELIVER Act to Improve Wait Times at the VA
June 3, 2014 Loebsack Meets with Leaders of Iowa City VA Health Care System
May 23, 2014 Latham, Loebsack Meet with Leaders of VA Central Iowa Health Care System
May 16, 2014 Loebsack Statement on the Resignation of VA Undersecretary for Health Care
April 9, 2014 Collins, Loebsack Introduce Generic Drug Pricing Fairness Act
April 4, 2014 Letter to Harold Rogers, Nita Lowey, Jack Kingston, and Rosa DeLauro - Increase Funding for the National Institutes of Health
March 17, 2014 Letter to Rodney Frelinghuysen, John Culberson, Pete Visclosky, Sanford Bishop - Increase Funding for Military and Veteran Suicide Prevention and Outreach Programs
Nov. 22, 2013 Letter to House Speak Boehner and House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi - Reps. Flores, Maffei Lead Bipartisan Effort to Pass Long-Term Fix to Medicare Sustainable Growth Rate
Nov. 20, 2013 Letter to Co-Chairs Patty Murray and Paul Ryan, Fiscal Year 2014 Budget Conference Committee - Protect Social Security and Medicare
Oct. 9, 2013 Mental Health Awareness Week
Aug. 2, 2013 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services - Reevaluate Discriminatory Blood Donation Policy
July 30, 2013 Community Pharmacies
July 17, 2013 Cancer Care
May 28, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - VA Disability Claims Backlog
April 17, 2013 Letter to Chairman Aderholt and Ranking Member Farr, Subcommittee on Agriculture - Additional Funding for Child Nutrition Programs
March 22, 2012 Protecting Access to Healthcare Act
Dec. 8, 2011 Letter to John Boehner, House Speaker, and Nancy Pelosi, Minority Leader of the House
Nov. 1, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner
Oct. 13, 2011 Letter to Members of the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction
Sept. 20, 2011 Combating Autism Reauthorization Act of 2011
June 16, 2011 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the US House of Representatives - Prescription Drug Costs
April 13, 2011 Repealing Prevention and Public Health Fund
March 8, 2011 oebsack Introduces Legislation to Improve Mental Health Care for the National Guard and Reserve
Dec. 15, 2010 National Alzheimer's Project Act
July 30, 2010 Loebsack Weekly Column: Medicare's 45th Anniversary: Improvements for Medicare Beneficiaries
July 1, 2010 Experts Urge Passage of Strong Child Nutrition Bill to Combat Rise in Health Care Costs, Obesity and Increase Military Readiness
June 9, 2010 Dave Loebsack: "Donut-Hole" Checks on the Way to Medicare Recipients, Warns Seniors to Beware of Scams
May 20, 2010 Loebsack: More Must Be Done to Address Health Risks Student Athletes Face Due to Concussions
March 23, 2010 Congressman Loebsack Announces Lottery For Tickets To President Obama's Health Care Address
March 21, 2010 Loebsack Issues The Following Statement On Passage Of Health Care Reform
March 20, 2010 Boswell, Harkin, Loebsack, Braley Finalize Major Breakthrough On Medicare Payment Reform
Feb. 24, 2010 Health Insurance Industry Fair Competition Act
Feb. 9, 2010 Loebsack Lauds First Lady's Initiative To End Childhood Obesity
Feb. 8, 2010 Loebsack Introduces Bill To Help Fight Childhood Obesity
Nov. 7, 2009 Congressman Dave Loebsack Adds Critical Provisions To Final Version Of Health Care Bill
Nov. 7, 2009 Affordable Health Care For America Act
Sept. 9, 2009 Congressman Loebsack's Statement On President Obama's Health Address To A Joint Session
July 28, 2009 Health Care Reform
July 18, 2009 Congressman Loebsack Adds Critical Provisions to the Health Care Reform Bill
June 23, 2009 Hearing Of The House Education And Labor Committee - The Tri-Committee Draft Proposal For Health Care Reform
June 23, 2009 Congressman Loebsack Votes to Improve Veterans' Health Care
May 21, 2009 Hearing of the Military Personnel Subcommittee of the House Armed Services Committee - Fiscal Year 2010 National Defense Authorization Budget Request on Military Personnel Overview
May 7, 2009 Loebsack Pushes CDC Officials to Definitively State That Pork Products Are Safe
Jan. 14, 2009 Rep. Loebsack Fights For Passage Of Improved Children's Health Care Coverage
Jan. 14, 2009 Children's Health Insurance Program Reauthorization Act Of 2009
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