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Barbara Lee's Public Statements on Issue: Health and Health Care

Office: U.S. House (CA) - District 13, Democratic
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Issue Position: Healthcare
Issue Position: Education
Issue Position: Health Care
Issue Position: HIV/AIDS
Issue Position: Women's Issues
Issue Position: Criminal Justice Reform
Nov. 13, 2014 Letter to Tom Frieden, Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - Issue Guidance on BMI Screenings in Schools
Nov. 12, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Allow Appropriately-Trained Military Doctors to Treat Ebola Patients and Resist Travel Ban
Oct. 28, 2014 More Than 90 Members of Congress Call for Surgeon General Confirmation
Oct. 17, 2014 Letter to Harold Rogers, Chairman of the House Appropriations Committee - Call For Immediate Subcommittee Hearing
Oct. 17, 2014 Congresswoman Lee Convenes Stakeholder Roundtable on Ebola & Public Health Preparedness
Oct. 15, 2014 Letter to C. Duane Dauner, President and CEO of the California Hospital Association, and Erica Murray, President and CEO of the California Association of Public Hospitals and Health Systems - Ensuring California Hospitals are Prepared to Handle Ebola
Oct. 10, 2014 Ambassador Deborah L. Birx, M.D. Visits East Bay Agencies Working to Address HIV/AIDS
Oct. 7, 2014 Letter to Jack Kingston, Subcommittee Chairman of Labor, HHS, Education, Appropriations - Call For Subcommittee Hearing on Ebola
Sept. 27, 2014 Advocate - Talk About HIV Today, End It Tomorrow
Sept. 23, 2014 Congresswoman Lee Receives Nurses Champion for Peace and Justice Award from California Nurses Association
Sept. 18, 2014 Congressional HIV/AIDS Caucus Marks National HIV/AIDS and Aging Awareness Day
Sept. 15, 2014 Appropriations Committee Demorats Unveil Labor-HHS-Education Bill
Sept. 11, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House, Kevin McCarthy, Majority Leader of the House, and Candice Miller, Chairman of the Committee on House Administration - Banning Polystyrene from House Cafeterias
Sept. 8, 2014 Letter to Sylvia Burwell, Director of Health and Human Services - Reevaluate Discriminatory, Inconsistent Blood, Organ and Tissue Donation Policies
Aug. 21, 2014 Congresswoman Lee Responds to Uganda's HIV Discrimination Law
Aug. 7, 2014 McClatchy-Tribune News - Bringing the US and Africa Closer Together
Aug. 6, 2014 The Fresno Bee - Bringing the US and Africa Closer Together
Aug. 4, 2014 Congresswoman Lee Awarded National Medical Association's Scroll of Merit
July 31, 2014 Letter to Thomas Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture, and Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - Sound Alarm Over Toxic Weed Killer
July 30, 2014 Tri-Caucus Members Introduce the Health Equity and Accountability Act of 2014
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 23, 2014 AIDS 2014 - Forward Together - No More Shadows or Shame
July 18, 2014 Letter to Shaun Donovan, Director of the Office of Management and Budget - Publish Revised Poultry Slaughter Rule, Open New Public Comment Period, Solicit Public Comments
July 18, 2014 Congresswoman Lee's Statement on Tragic Crash of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17
June 27, 2014 Congresswoman Lee and Congresswoman Ros-Lehtinen Host HIV Testing to Mark National HIV Testing Day
June 26, 2014 LGBT Pride Month
June 24, 2014 Congresswoman Lee Fights for Women's Reproductive Rights at Home and Abroad
June 20, 2014 Letter to Sloan Gibson, Acting Secretary of Veterans Affairs - VA Care for Victims of Sexual Assault
June 18, 2014 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2015
June 17, 2014 Letter to Dr. Francis Collins, Director of the National Institutes of Health - Make Demographic Data Public for All Clinical Trials
May 29, 2014 Congresswoman Barbara Lee Announces $5 Million in Federal HIV Treatment Funding
May 15, 2014 Letter to Eric Shinseki, Secretary of the Department of Veterans Affairs - Request Details on Audit of VA Clinics
May 5, 2014 Congresswoman Lee Celebrates Asian Pacific American Heritage Month
April 28, 2014 Barbara Lee Announces $16M in Federal Health Grants
April 23, 2014 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner of the United States Food and Drug Administration - Recognize Naloxene as a Safe and Effective Opioid Overdose Reversal Drug for Over-the-Counter Use
April 4, 2014 Letter to Harold Rogers, Nita Lowey, Jack Kingston, and Rosa DeLauro - Increase Funding for the National Institutes of Health
April 2, 2014 Letter to Rodney Frelinghuysen, Chairman, and Peter Visclosky, Ranking Member, of the House Subcommittee on Defense of the Appropriations Committee - Prostate Cancer
March 30, 2014 Congresswoman Barbara Lee Presents East Bay Student Award for Malaria Advocacy During the Golden State Warriors' Nothing But Nets Night
March 17, 2014 Letter to Rodney Frelinghuysen, John Culberson, Pete Visclosky, Sanford Bishop - Increase Funding for Military and Veteran Suicide Prevention and Outreach Programs
March 13, 2014 Barbara Lee Reintroduces Resolution to Honor Social Workers on World Social Work Day
Feb. 21, 2014 Letter to Karen DeSalvo, National Coordinator for Health Informational Technology, and Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services - Leverage Meaningful Use Program to Reduce Health Disparities
Jan. 15, 2014 Space Launch Liability Indemnification Extension Act
Jan. 10, 2014 Letter to Samantha Power, Ambassador to the United Nations - Address Haiti Cholera Epidemic
Dec. 23, 2013 Congresswoman Barbara Lee on Passage of Anti-Homosexuality Bill in Uganda
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