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Mike Honda's Public Statements on Issue: Health and Health Care

Full Name: Michael 'Mike' M. Honda
Office: U.S. House (CA) - District 17, Democratic
First Elected: 11/07/2000
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 17
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 3, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Widowed; 2 Children: Mark, Michelle
Birth Date: 06/27/1941
Birth Place: Walnut Creek, CA
Home City: San José, CA
Religion: Protestant
Date Title
June 20, 2014 Letter to Sloan Gibson, Acting Secretary of Veterans Affairs - VA Care for Victims of Sexual Assault
June 16, 2014 Congressman Honda Introduces Toxic Exposure Research and Military Support Act of 2014
June 16, 2014 Conyers Joins with Congressman Honda to Introduce Toxic Exposure Research & Military Family Support Act
June 5, 2014 Letter to Sylvia Burwell, Secretary of Health and Human Services - Voter Registration via the Affordable Care Act
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
March 27, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Pediatric Acquired Brain Injury Plan
March 19, 2014 Letter to Francis Collins, Director of the National Institutes of Health - Boost Efforts on Life-limiting Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
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. 10, 2014 Letter to Samantha Power, Ambassador to the United Nations - Address Haiti Cholera Epidemic
Dec. 9, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Curb Antibiotic Use on the Farm
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
Aug. 2, 2013 Letter to Secretary Kathleen Sebelius, Department of Health and Human Services - Reevaluate Discriminatory Blood Donation Policy
Aug. 1, 2013 Rep. Honda Statement on LGBT Blood Donation Ban
June 13, 2013 Rep. Honda Introduces Health IT Innovation Bill
May 28, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - VA Disability Claims Backlog
Jan. 15, 2013 Rep Honda Brings Silicon Valley IT to Healthcare System
Oct. 16, 2012 Letter to King Hamad Bin Isa Al-Khalifa
June 28, 2012 Supreme Court Upholds Health Reform!
June 8, 2012 Letter to the Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services
May 18, 2012 CAPAC Members Mark First Ever National Hepatitis Testing Day
May 7, 2012 Bay Area News Group Endorses My Candidacy
March 26, 2012 CAPAC Members Applaud the Affordable Care Act on its Second Anniversary
March 23, 2012 Congressional Asian Pacific American Caucus Applauds the Affordable Care Act on its Second Anniversary
Feb. 4, 2012 Representative Honda, Representative Cassidy, Senator Kerry Introduce the Viral Hepatitis Testing Act of 2011
Dec. 14, 2011 Letter to Secretary Kathleen Sebelius, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Nov. 7, 2011 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Commissioner
Nov. 4, 2011 Representative Honda, Representative Cassidy, Senator Kerry Introduce the Viral Hepatitis Testing Act of 2011
Nov. 1, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner
Oct. 14, 2011 Letter to Co-Chairmen Murray and Hensarling of the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction
Oct. 13, 2011 Letter to Members of the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction
Sept. 23, 2011 CAPAC Members Hold Historic First Meeting with President Obama
July 26, 2011 Letter to Colleague
July 8, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack H. Obama, President of the United States
June 13, 2011 The Hill - Confronting a Silent Epidemic
May 12, 2011 Members of Congress Commend Obama Administration on Prevention and Treatment of Viral Hepatitis
April 12, 2011 Politico - GOP Aims to Cut Women's Health Care Access
April 8, 2011 The Hill - Introducing the People's Budget
April 1, 2011 Congresswoman Yvette D. Clarke Reintroduces H.R. 1319, the Global Sexual & Reproductive Health Act
Feb. 10, 2011 Letter to Justice Clarence Thomas, U.S. Supreme Court - Recusing Himself from Deliberations on Healthcare Reform
Jan. 19, 2011 TriCaucus Stands Up for Minority Health
Jan. 19, 2011 Blog: Opposition to Patients' Rights Repeal Act
Jan. 19, 2011 Repealing the Job-Killing Health Care Law Act
Jan. 18, 2011 Blog: Arizona Requires a Deeper Look
Jan. 10, 2011 Rep Honda Responds to Violence in Arizona
Sept. 27, 2010 New Health Care Reform Provision: Young Adults
Aug. 10, 2010 Op-Ed - Disrupting a Deadly Disease
Aug. 9, 2010 Op-Ed - BP Oil Spill's Impacts on Vulnerable Minority Communities
July 29, 2010 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Global Fund to Fight AIDS
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