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Jesse Jackson, Jr.'s Public Statements on Issue: Health and Health Care

Full Name: Jesse Louis Jackson, Jr.
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Sandi; 2 Children: Jessica, Jesse III
Birth Date: 03/11/1965
Birth Place: Greenville, SC
Home City: Chicago, IL
Religion: Baptist
Date Title
Issue Position: Health Care
Issue Position: Health Care
Issue Position: Health
Issue Position: Health Care
March 7, 2012 Hultgren, Jackson, Lead Delegation Letter To Governor Quinn Urging Support For Non-Profit Hospitals
Dec. 16, 2011 Jackson Votes in Favor of the Omnibus Bill
Dec. 14, 2011 Letter to Secretary Kathleen Sebelius, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Nov. 17, 2011 Progressive Caucus Hour: The Balanced Budget Amendment
Nov. 8, 2011 Kucinich, Burton and Young Lead Bipartisan Appeal to Protect Men from Prostate Cancer
Nov. 1, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner
Oct. 13, 2011 Letter to Members of the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction
Aug. 1, 2011 I Have A Dream
July 26, 2011 Letter to Colleague
April 15, 2011 Budget
April 13, 2011 Quigley Seeks Support for Syringe Exchange Programs
April 7, 2011 Constitution
Feb. 16, 2011 Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2011
Feb. 10, 2011 Letter to Justice Clarence Thomas, U.S. Supreme Court - Recusing Himself from Deliberations on Healthcare Reform
Jan. 26, 2011 Jackson: States Using Old Race Tactic to Defeat Health Care Law
Jan. 19, 2011 Repealing the Job-Killing Health Care Law Act
July 29, 2010 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Global Fund to Fight AIDS
March 23, 2010 Jackson Calls Bill Signing A 'Shining, Defining Moment'
March 21, 2010 Jackson Votes To Pass Health Insurance Reform
Dec. 19, 2009 PR Newswire - Federal Funding Brings Mental Health Services To Chicago`s South Side
Nov. 7, 2009 A Monumental And Historic Step Forward
Oct. 17, 2009 Congressman Jackson To Address Health Care Sabbath
Sept. 9, 2009 Jackson Says We Must Act To Pass Health Insurance Reform Now
Aug. 18, 2009 CNN "Larry King Live" - Transcript
June 10, 2009 Congressman Jackson, Cummings Introduce Bill To Address Health Disparities
June 2, 2009 Hearing Of The Labor, Health And Human Service, Education And Related Agencies Subcommitee Of The House Appropriation Committee
May 20, 2009 Hearing Of The State, Foreign Operations And Related Programs Subcommittee Of The House Appropriations Committee - U.S. Agency For International Development
May 13, 2009 Hearing Of The State, Foreign Operations, And Related Programs Subcommittee Of The House Appropriations Committee - The Department Of State
May 12, 2009 Hearing of the Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies Subcommittee of the House Appropriations Committee - The Department of Labor
Feb. 11, 2009 The Economic Stimulus And A New Paradigm For All Americans
Feb. 3, 2009 Congressman Jackson Says Congress Makes Good On A Commitment To Children
Nov. 4, 2008 Congressman Jackson: "Barack Obama's Victory Reflects the Promise and Possibility of America"
July 18, 2007 Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008
July 17, 2007 Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008
July 27, 2006 Health Information Technology Promotion Act of 2006
Nov. 17, 2005 Jackson Votes Against "Draconian" Cuts
Nov. 17, 2005 Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2006
Nov. 7, 2005 Schakowsky, Colleagues, Send Letter to Ambassador Portman Over AFTA Concerns
Sept. 8, 2005 The Perfect Storm: Ten Questions For Judge John Roberts
June 23, 2005 Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2006
July 28, 2004 NPR Tavis Smiley - transcript
March 10, 2004 Foreign Operations, Export Financing and Related Programs Subcommittee - Appropriations for the State Department
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Health Care
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Foreign Affairs
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