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Don Payne, Jr.'s Public Statements on Issue: Health and Health Care

Full Name: Donald 'Don' M. Payne, Jr.
Office: U.S. House (NJ) - District 10, Democratic
First Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 10
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 3, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Beatrice; 3 Children: Donald III, Jack, Yvonne
Birth Date: 12/17/1958
Home City: Newark, NJ
Date Title
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
June 3, 2014 Letter to Kenneth Mizrach, Director of the VA New Jersey Health Care System- Demanding Answers About VA Facilities that Treat NJ Vets
May 30, 2014 Payne Reacts to Resignation of Secretary Eric Shinseki
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 27, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Pediatric Acquired Brain Injury Plan
Feb. 28, 2014 Payne Applauds Presidential Proclamation Declaring March 2014 National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month
Feb. 3, 2014 Medical Preparedness Allowable Use Act
Jan. 10, 2014 Letter to Samantha Power, Ambassador to the United Nations - Address Haiti Cholera Epidemic
Dec. 18, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Payne Requests Presidential Proclamation
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
June 27, 2013 Payne Gets Tested on National HIV Testing Day
June 20, 2013 Rep. Bera and Coalition of Women's Health Champions Introduce Bill Calling for National Women's Wellness Public Awareness Campaign
May 30, 2013 Letter to Ban Ki-Moon, Secretary General of the United Nations - Haitain Cholera Epidemic
May 28, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - VA Disability Claims Backlog
May 6, 2013 CBC Hour: Eliminating Health Disparities
March 21, 2013 Payne Blasts House Republican Budget
March 21, 2013 Payne Vows to Remain a Strong Advocate in Fighting Colorectal Cancer
Jan. 14, 2009 Child Health Care
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Veterans
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Health Care
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Health Care
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Seniors
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