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Date Title Officials Location
Aug. 4, 2014 Rep. Elizabeth Esty Helps Expand Access to Treatment for Opioid Addiction Rep. Elizabeth Esty Washington, DC
May 14, 2014 Letter to Edith Ramirez, Chairman of the Federal Trade Commission, and Willliam J. Baer, Assistant Attorney General for the Antitrust Division of the United States Department of Justice - Regarding Pfizer's Potential Takeover of AstraZeneca Sen. Richard Blumenthal Washington, DC
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 Rep. Elizabeth Esty Washington, DC
March 28, 2014 Letter to Ray Mabus, Secretary of the Navy - Prohibit Tobacco Sales at Naval Bases, Aboard Ships Sen. Richard Blumenthal Unknown
March 26, 2014 Letter to Daniel Levinson, Inspector General of the Department of Health and Human Services - Zohydro Rep. Rosa DeLauro Washington, DC
March 25, 2014 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner of US Food and Drug Administration - FDA Must Regulate E-Cigarettes and Other Nicotine Delivery Products Sen. Richard Blumenthal Unknown
March 17, 2014 Murphy, Blumenthal Propose Plan to Combat Heroin Epidemic in Connecticut Sen. Richard Blumenthal Hartford, CT
March 17, 2014 Murphy, Blumenthal Propose Plan to Combat Heroin Epidemic in Connecticut Sen. Christopher Murphy Hartford, CT
March 10, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Finalize Regulations for Tobacco Products Sen. Richard Blumenthal Washington, DC
Feb. 14, 2014 Letter to Dough McMillon, President and Chief Executive Officer, Walmart - Remove Tobacco Products from Stores Sen. Richard Blumenthal Washington, DC
Feb. 6, 2014 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner, US Food and Drug Administration - Safety of Drug and Device Approval Process at FDA Rep. Rosa DeLauro Washington, DC
Aug. 26, 2013 Blumenthal Reiterates Calls For Further Strengthening Animal Fighting Laws After 367 Animals Are Rescued, 10 Suspects Arrested In Multi-State Dog Fighting Raid Sen. Richard Blumenthal Hartford, CT
April 26, 2013 Senators Lautenberg, Durbin, Harkin, and Blumenthal Introduce Legislation to Stop Tobacco Smuggling, Close Tobacco Tax Loopholes, and Increase Federal Tobacco Taxes Sen. Richard Blumenthal Washington, DC
April 18, 2013 Letter to U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry - U.S.-Colombia Policy Rep. Rosa DeLauro Unknown
March 22, 2013 Letter to Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Commissioner Margaret Hamburg - Develop Tobacco Warning Labels Sen. Richard Blumenthal Washington, DC
March 21, 2013 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, U.S. Food and Drug Administration Commissioner - Contaminated Drugs in CT Hospital Sen. Richard Blumenthal Washington, DC
Oct. 11, 2012 Letter to The Honorable Eric H. Holder, Jr., The Attorney General Sen. Richard Blumenthal Washington, DC
Oct. 9, 2012 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary Department of Health and Human Services - Strengthening the FDA's Authority to Ensure the Safety of Drugs From Compounding Pharmacies Rep. Rosa DeLauro New Haven, CT
Oct. 8, 2012 Letter to Commissioner Hamburg Sen. Richard Blumenthal Hartford, CT
Sept. 21, 2012 Senators Blumenthal, Kohl, Grassley Seek to Protect the Elderly and Taxpayers from Abusive Overprescribing of Antipsychotics Sen. Richard Blumenthal Washington, DC
July 10, 2012 DeLauro: Need to Bolster Mental Health, Substance Abuse Workforce For Older Adults Rep. Rosa DeLauro Washington, DC
June 26, 2012 Blumenthal Hails Final Passage of Fda Safety and Innovation Act, Highlights 13 Provisions Included in Legislation Sen. Richard Blumenthal Washington, DC
June 26, 2012 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 5973, Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2013; and Providing for Consideration of H.R. 5972, Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2013 Rep. Rosa DeLauro Washington, DC
June 15, 2012 Letter to the Honorable Tom Harkin, Chairman on the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, the Honorable Michael B. Enzi, Ranking Member Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, the Honorable Fred Upton, Chairman on the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and the Honorable Henry A. Waxman Ranking Member Committee on Energy and Commerce Sen. Richard Blumenthal Washington, DC
May 24, 2012 Blumenthal Hails Senate Passage of the FDA Safety and Innovation Act, Highlights Key Consumer Provisions He Introduced Sen. Richard Blumenthal Washington, DC
May 22, 2012 Kohl, Grassley and Blumenthal Seek to Cut Misuse of Antipsychotics Sen. Richard Blumenthal Washington, DC
May 2, 2012 Senators Respond to New Data on Tobacco Tax Loophole Sen. Richard Blumenthal Washington, DC
March 30, 2012 Blumenthal Applauds New Food and Drug Administration Guidelines on Big Tobacco Sen. Richard Blumenthal Washington, DC
March 9, 2012 Letter to John T. Standley, President and Chief Executive Officer of Rite Aid Pharmacy - Deceptive Marketing Practices Sen. Richard Blumenthal Hartford, CT
March 9, 2012 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, M.D. Commissioner of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration Rep. Rosa DeLauro Washington, DC
March 8, 2012 Senators: Surgeon General's Report on Youth Smoking Epidemic a Call to Action For State and Federal Government Sen. Richard Blumenthal Washington, DC
March 8, 2012 Letter to Mr. John T. Standley, President and Chief Executive Officer, Rite Aid Pharmacy Sen. Richard Blumenthal Washington, DC
March 7, 2012 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration Sen. Richard Blumenthal Hartford, CT
Feb. 23, 2012 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, the Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration Rep. Rosa DeLauro Washington, DC
Feb. 17, 2012 Letter to George Doyle III, President and Chief Operating Officer of Ben Venue Laboratories Sen. Richard Blumenthal Washington, DC
Feb. 17, 2012 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner U.S. Food and Drug Administration - Take Action on Recommendations from the FDA's General and Plastic Surgery Devices Panel Rep. Rosa DeLauro Unknown
Feb. 16, 2012 Letter to George Doyle III, President and Chief Operating Officer of Ben Venue Laboratories Sen. Richard Blumenthal Washington, DC
Feb. 8, 2012 The Hill - Innovation Key to Fighting 'SuperBugs' Sen. Richard Blumenthal Washington, DC
Feb. 1, 2012 Mikulski, Senate And House Leaders, Introduce Bipartisan Legislation To Fight Chronic Health Conditions Sen. Richard Blumenthal Washington, DC
Jan. 26, 2012 Citizens United Anniversary Sen. Richard Blumenthal Washington, DC
Jan. 17, 2012 Blumenthal Statement on Disclosure of Drug Company Payments to Doctors Sen. Richard Blumenthal Hartford, CT
Jan. 4, 2012 Blumenthal Drug Shortage Survey Exposes Damaging Effects in CT Sen. Richard Blumenthal Hartford, CT
Dec. 22, 2011 Letter to Mark Emmert, President, The National Collegiate Athletic Association Sen. Richard Blumenthal Unknown
Dec. 16, 2011 Feinstein, Grassley Bill to Combat Transnational Organized Crime Passes the Senate Sen. Richard Blumenthal Washington, DC
Dec. 15, 2011 New GAO Report Blumenthal Requested Reveals Growing Number of Life Threatening Drug Shortages Sen. Richard Blumenthal Washington, DC
Dec. 15, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner Food and Drug Administration Sen. Richard Blumenthal Washington, DC
Dec. 8, 2011 Statement on Judiciary Committee Approval and Passage of Counterfeit Drug Legislation Sen. Richard Blumenthal Washington, DC
Dec. 6, 2011 New Data Shows Affordable Care Act Saved Eastern CT Seniors More than $3 Million on Prescription Drugs this Year Rep. Joseph Courtney Washington, DC
Dec. 1, 2011 Letter to Inspector General Daniel R. Levinson, Department of Health & Human Services Rep. Rosa DeLauro Washington, DC
Nov. 30, 2011 Blumenthal Calls for End to Over Prescription of Antipsychotic Drugs in Nursing Homes Sen. Richard Blumenthal Washington, DC
Nov. 17, 2011 Proposal for Bipartisan, Bicameral Bill To Increase Penalties For Counterfeit Drugs Sen. Richard Blumenthal Washington, DC
Nov. 17, 2011 Meehan Introduces Bill Boosting Penalties for Rx Drug Counterfeiting Sen. Richard Blumenthal Washington, DC
Nov. 2, 2011 Rebuild America Jobs Act Sen. Richard Blumenthal Washington, DC
Nov. 1, 2011 DeLauro on Prescription Drug Shortages Rep. Rosa DeLauro Washington, DC
Oct. 31, 2011 Blumenthal Praises President's Executive Order to Address Drug Shortage Crisis Sen. Richard Blumenthal Washington, DC
Oct. 21, 2011 Blumenthal Applauds DEA Decision to Put Bath Salts on Controlled Substances List Sen. Richard Blumenthal Hartford, CT
Oct. 14, 2011 Letter to Mary Hamburg, Commisioner of the Food and Drug Administration Sen. Richard Blumenthal Washington, DC
Oct. 5, 2011 Letter to Co-Chairs and Members of the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction Rep. Rosa DeLauro Washington, DC
Oct. 5, 2011 Letter to Co-Chairs and Members of the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction Sen. Christopher Murphy Washington, DC
Sept. 26, 2011 Letter to Secretary Sebelius, Health and Human Services Sen. Richard Blumenthal Washington, DC
July 21, 2011 Blumenthal Calls for Measures to Lower Drug Prices for Seniors Sen. Richard Blumenthal Washington DC
July 8, 2011 Blumenthal Visits Connecticut Children's Medical Center to Discuss Threat of Drug Resistant Infections Sen. Richard Blumenthal Washington DC
June 16, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner, Food and Drug Administration Sen. Richard Blumenthal Washington, DC
June 15, 2011 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012 Rep. Rosa DeLauro Washington, DC
June 15, 2011 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012 Rep. James Himes Washington, DC
June 14, 2011 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 2112, Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012 Rep. Rosa DeLauro Washington, DC
June 14, 2011 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012 Rep. Rosa DeLauro Washington, DC
June 14, 2011 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012 Sen. Christopher Murphy Washington, DC
June 14, 2011 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012 Rep. Joseph Courtney Washington, DC
May 19, 2011 Delauro Responds to Avandia Restrictions Rep. Rosa DeLauro Washington, DC
May 4, 2011 Letter to Mr. Gene L. Dodaro, Comptroller, U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) Sen. Richard Blumenthal Washington, DC
April 18, 2011 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration Sen. Richard Blumenthal Hartford, CT
April 1, 2011 Murphy Questions Sky-High Price of Pre-Natal Medication Sen. Christopher Murphy Washington, DC
March 30, 2011 Letter To Margaret Hamburg, M.D. Commissioner U.S. Food and Drug Administration U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, and Dr. Francis Collins, M.D., Ph.D. Director National Institutes of Health Rep. Rosa DeLauro Washington, DC
March 30, 2011 Letter To Margaret Hamburg, M.D., Commissioner of Food and Drugs of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration Rep. Joseph Courtney Washington, DC
March 22, 2011 Letter To Margaret Hamburg, M.D. Commissioner U.S. Food and Drug Administration U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Rep. Rosa DeLauro Washington, DC
March 3, 2011 Letter to Dr. Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner of U.S. Food and Drug Administration Rep. Rosa DeLauro Washington, DC
March 3, 2011 Congressman Murphy, State Representative Cook Announce Federal Drug Authorities Will Regulate Synthetic Marijuana Products Sen. Christopher Murphy Washington, DC
Feb. 7, 2011 Letter to Jeffrey E. Shuren, M.D. Director Center for Devices and Radiological Health Food and Drug Administration Rep. Rosa DeLauro Washington, DC
Nov. 15, 2010 DeLauro Urges FDA Decision on Caffeinated Alcoholic Beverages Rep. Rosa DeLauro Washington, DC
Nov. 12, 2010 DeLauro Responds to Report on FDA's Office of Generic Drugs Rep. Rosa DeLauro Washington, DC
Sept. 23, 2010 DeLauro on FDA and EU Decision to Severely Restrict Avandia Rep. Rosa DeLauro Washington, DC
Aug. 27, 2010 Letter To Thomas Frieden, Director, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention & Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner, U.S. Food and Drug Administration Rep. Rosa DeLauro Washington, DC
Aug. 23, 2010 Letter To Thomas Frieden, Director, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention & Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner, U.S. Food and Drug Administration Rep. Rosa DeLauro Washington, DC
July 9, 2010 DeLauro Responds to New Avandia Findings Rep. Rosa DeLauro Washington, DC
June 30, 2010 Hearing of the Subcommittee on Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration and Related Agencies of the Houe Committee on Appropriations - Fiscal Year 2011 Agriculture, Rural Development, FDA Appropriations Bill Rep. Rosa DeLauro Washington, DC
June 30, 2010 DeLauro on the Subcommittee Markup of the Fiscal Year 2011 Agriculture, Rural Development, FDA Appropriations Bill Rep. Rosa DeLauro Washington, DC
June 28, 2010 Grassley, DeLauro Comment on JAMA Reports Re. Diabetes Drug Avandia Rep. Rosa DeLauro Unknown
June 10, 2010 DeLauro Announces Prescription Drug "Donut Hole" Rebate Checks are on Their Way to Seniors Rep. Rosa DeLauro Washington, DC
June 9, 2010 Himes Announces $250 Checks for Seniors in Rx Donut Hole Start Tomorrow Rep. James Himes Washington, DC
April 28, 2010 Hearing Of The Subcommittee On Agriculture, Rural Development, Food And Drug Administration, And Related Agencies Of The House Committee On Appropriations - Drug Safety Rep. Rosa DeLauro Washington, DC
April 22, 2010 Hearing Of The Subcommittee Agriculture, Rural Development, Food And Drug Administration, And Related Agencies Of The House Committee On Appropriations - U.S. Department Of Agriculture, Office Of Inspector General Oversight Rep. Rosa DeLauro Washington, DC
March 25, 2010 Hearing Of The Subcommittee On Agriculture, Rural Development, Food And Drug Administration, And Related Agencies Of The House Committee On Appropriations - FY2011 Budget Hearing For Farm And Foreign Agricultural Services Rep. Rosa DeLauro Washington, DC
March 18, 2010 Hearing Of The Subcommittee On Agriculture, Rural Development, Food And Drug Administration, And Related Agencies Of The House Committee On Appropriations - FY2011 Budget Hearing For Food And Nutrition Service Rep. Rosa DeLauro Washington, DC
March 11, 2010 Hearing Of The Subcommittee On Agriculture, Rural Development, Food And Drug Administration, And Related Agencies Of The House Committee On Appropriations - Global Food Security Rep. Rosa DeLauro Washington, DC
March 10, 2010 Hearing Of The Subcommittee On Agriculture, Rural Development, Food And Drug Administration, And Related Agencies Of The House Committee On Appropriations - Food And Drug Administration Rep. Rosa DeLauro Washington, DC
March 4, 2010 Hearing Of The Subcommittee On Agriculture, Rural Development, Food And Drug Administration, And Related Agencies Of The House Committee On Appropriations - Child Nutrition Rep. Rosa DeLauro Washington, DC
March 4, 2010 Hearing Of The Subcommittee On Agriculture, Rural Development, Food And Drug Administration, And Related Agencies Of The House Committee On Appropriations - Reauthorization Of The Childhood Nutrition Act Rep. Rosa DeLauro Unknown
Feb. 24, 2010 Hearing Of The Subcommittee On Agriculture, Rural Development, Food And Drug Administration, And Related Agencies Of The House Committee On Appropriations - FY2011 Budget For The Dept. Of Agriculture Rep. Rosa DeLauro Washington, DC
Nov. 10, 2009 Letter To Doctor Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner, U.S. Food And Drug Administration Rep. Rosa DeLauro Washington, DC
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