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Joe Manchin III's Public Statements on Issue: Senior Citizens

Full Name: Joe Manchin III
Office: U.S. Senate (WV) - Jr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2018
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Gayle; 3 Children: Heather, Joseph IV, Brooke
Birth Date: 08/24/1947
Birth Place: Farmington, WV
Home City: Fairmont, WV
Religion: Catholic
Date Title
Issue Position: Social Security
May 20, 2014 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services - Halt Expansion of Program Prior to HHS IG Review
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
Jan. 8, 2014 Rockefeller Advances Measures to Boost West Virginia Hospitals and Health Centers
Dec. 17, 2013 Rockefeller, Manchin, Coons, Schumer, McCaskill, Klobuchar Introduce Silver Alert Bill to Help Locate Missing Seniors
Aug. 21, 2013 Manchin Pleased with Court Decision to Maintain Health Benefits for Retirees and Their Families
May 10, 2013 Manchin's Message from the Hill to the Mountains: Time for the FDA to Stop Stalling on Pain Killers
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
Jan. 25, 2013 Manchin's Message from the Hill to the Mountains: Prioritizing Based on West Virginia Values
Jan. 23, 2013 Manchin Unveils Legislative Priorities for the 113th Congress
Dec. 7, 2012 Manchin's Message from the Hill to the Mountains: "Life Is Old There" -- Our Responsibility To Our Seniors
Sept. 20, 2012 Senators Say Hands Off Social Security
Aug. 22, 2012 News and Sentinel - Manchin Wants End to Political Gridlock
Aug. 1, 2012 Veterans Jobs Corps Act of 2012--Motion to Proceed--Continued
June 1, 2012 Manchin's Message from the Hill to the Mountains: Keeping Our Promises to West Virginia's Seniors
May 29, 2012 Manchin Urges Support for Older Americans Act at Beckley Senior Center
May 16, 2012 Delegation Joins Capito In Fighting For WV Hospitals
May 16, 2012 Congressional Delegation Fights for WV Hospitals
March 28, 2012 Manchin Unveils "Seniors' Financial Bill of Rights'
March 16, 2012 Manchin's Message from the Hill to the Mountains: Century Aluminum Deal Shows What We Can Achieve By Working Together
Feb. 23, 2012 Manchin Unveils New Legislation to Protect Seniors in Emergency Medical Situations
Feb. 17, 2012 Manchin Votes Against Crippling Social Security
Dec. 23, 2011 Manchin Statement on Payroll Tax Agreement
Dec. 8, 2011 Manchin Votes Against Two Measures That Would Jeopardize Social Security
Dec. 6, 2011 Statement on Payroll Tax Cut Compromise, Protecting Social Security
Dec. 2, 2011 Manchin's Message from the Hill to the Mountains: Protecting Social Security for Future Generations
Oct. 20, 2011 Parkersburg News and Sentinel - Congressmen Praise Social Security Change
Oct. 19, 2011 Manchin Statement on 3.6 Percent Cola Increase
Aug. 19, 2011 What I Heard from West Virginians on my 'Rebuilding America' Tour
Aug. 9, 2011 Manchin Highlights Business Expansion at Aurora Flight Sciences
Aug. 5, 2011 Manchin's Message from the Hill to the Mountains: Reaching a Deal on the Debt Ceiling
Aug. 1, 2011 Manchin Statement on Debt Ceiling Deal
July 21, 2011 Manchin: 'Gang of Six' Proposal Will Help Keep Our Promises to Seniors
July 15, 2011 Letter to Secretary Geithner
June 27, 2011 Silver Alert Bill to Help Locate Missing Seniors
June 15, 2011 Manchin Reacts to 'Appalling' Report on Government Waste
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 5, 2011 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker, U.S. House of Representatives - Congressional Pay
March 23, 2011 Manchin to Introduce Major Legislation to Protect Nation's Seniors
Feb. 15, 2011 Manchin Statement on President Obama's Budget Proposal
Jan. 4, 2011 Joe Manchin: Together We Can Make A Real Difference
June 4, 2009 Statement From the Governor About PEIA Finance Board Decision
May 16, 2008 Property Tax Deferment Gives Our Seniors a Safe Option
March 12, 2008 Governor Reminds West Virginians They Must File Federal Tax Returns to receive Stimulus Payments
March 8, 2005 Governor Signs Bill To Set June 25 Special Election For Pension Bond Amendment
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Keeping our Promises to Seniors
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Protecting Core Programs for Seniors and Veterans
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