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Sept. 21, 2016 Merkley Pushes for Stronger Generic Marketplace Following EpiPen Price Increase Sen. Jeffery Merkley Washington, DC
Sept. 20, 2016 Letter to the Honorable Sylvia Mathews Burwell, Secretary of the Dept. of Health and Human Services - Affirming Rights of Contraceptive Coverage for Women in Zubik v. Burwell Rep. Earl Blumenauer Washington, DC
Sept. 20, 2016 Letter to the Honorable Sylvia Mathews Burwell, Secretary of the Dept. of Health and Human Services - Affirming Rights of Contraceptive Coverage for Women in Zubik v. Burwell Rep. Suzanne Bonamici Washington, DC
Sept. 20, 2016 Letter to the Honorable Sylvia Mathews Burwell, Secretary of the Dept. of Health and Human Services - Affirming Rights of Contraceptive Coverage for Women in Zubik v. Burwell Rep. Kurt Schrader Washington, DC
Sept. 16, 2016 Merkley Joins Oregon Advocates to Call for Health Care Public Option Sen. Jeffery Merkley Portland, OR
Sept. 15, 2016 The Huffington Post - Senate Progressives, Activists Plan Big Public Option Push Sen. Jeffery Merkley Washington, DC
Sept. 15, 2016 Blumenauer, Bonamici Join Effort to Help Schools Test for Lead & Remove Lead Contamination from Water Rep. Suzanne Bonamici Washington, DC
Sept. 15, 2016 Congresswoman Speier introduces No Lead in School Water Act Rep. Earl Blumenauer Washington, DC
Sept. 15, 2016 Blumenauer, Bonamici Join Effort to Help Schools Test for Lead & Remove Lead Contamination from Water Rep. Earl Blumenauer Washington, DC
Sept. 15, 2016 Senators Introduce Resolution Calling for Health Care Public Option Sen. Jeffery Merkley Washington, DC
Sept. 15, 2016 In response to Wyden, Murphy letter, U.S. Army Updates Regulations for Soldiers Discharged for Misconduct While Suffering From PTSD & TBI Sen. Ron Wyden Washington, DC
Sept. 15, 2016 Politico - Is It Time for Public Option? Senate Dems Lead New Push Today Sen. Jeffery Merkley Unknown
Sept. 13, 2016 Water Resources Development Act of 2016 Sen. Ron Wyden Washington, DC
Sept. 13, 2016 #SubCommTech Advances Two Bills to the Full Committee Rep. Greg Walden Washington, DC
Sept. 9, 2016 Letter to the Hon. Paul Ryan, Speaker of the House - Vote on Zika Funding Sen. Jeffery Merkley Washington, DC
Sept. 9, 2016 Letter to the Hon. Paul Ryan, Speaker of the House - Vote on Zika Funding Sen. Ron Wyden Washington, DC
Sept. 8, 2016 W&M Approves Bipartisan Bill to Help Americans with Chronic Kidney Disease Rep. Earl Blumenauer Washington, DC
Sept. 5, 2016 Washington Post - A Better Way to Help Vulnerable Children and Families Sen. Ron Wyden Unknown
Sept. 2, 2016 Letter to the Hon. Sylvia Matthews Burwell, Secretary, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services - Question Mylan Payments to Medicaid for EpiPens Sen. Ron Wyden Washington, DC
Aug. 15, 2016 OP-ED COLUMN: "Combating mental illness and drug addiction in our communities" Rep. Greg Walden Unknown
Aug. 9, 2016 Wyden Touts Success Of Independence At Home Model Sen. Ron Wyden Washington, DC
Aug. 5, 2016 This is About Women and Children Rep. Suzanne Bonamici Unknown
Aug. 4, 2016 Letter to Honorable Mitch McConnell, Majority Leader of the U.S. Senate, and the Honorable Paul Ryan, Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives - Senate Democrats Urge Congress to Return to Fight Zika Sen. Jeffery Merkley Washington, DC
Aug. 4, 2016 Letter to Honorable Mitch McConnell, Majority Leader of the U.S. Senate, and the Honorable Paul Ryan, Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives - Senate Democrats Urge Congress to Return to Fight Zika Sen. Ron Wyden Washington, DC
Aug. 3, 2016 Sign the Petition: Stop playing politics with Zika! Sen. Ron Wyden Unknown
Aug. 2, 2016 Letter to The Honorable Andy Slavitt, Acting Administrator, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services - Urging CMS to Expand Substance Abuse Treatment Coverage Sen. Jeffery Merkley Washington, DC
July 18, 2016 Letter to Mr. Andrew M. Slavitt, Acting Administrator of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services - Update Lead Screening Policy to Protect Children Sen. Ron Wyden Newark, NJ
July 18, 2016 Letter to Mr. Andrew M. Slavitt, Acting Administrator of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services - Update Lead Screening Policy to Protect Children Rep. Earl Blumenauer Newark, NJ
July 14, 2016 Merkley, Burr Introduce Bipartisan Nursing Workforce Reauthorization Act of 2016 Sen. Jeffery Merkley Washington, DC
July 14, 2016 Letter to Mitch McConnell, Majority Leader of the United States Senate - As Congress Clears Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Bill, Reed Calls for Emergency Funding for Opioid Epidemic Sen. Ron Wyden Washington, DC
July 13, 2016 Letter to The Honorable Mitch McConnell. Majority Leader, United States Senate - Commit to Passing Real, Immediate Funding to Fight Opioid and Heroin Epidemic and Actually Carry Out Programs Authorized in CARA Bill Sen. Ron Wyden Washington, DC
July 13, 2016 Federal Aviation Administration Reauthorization Act of 2016 Sen. Ron Wyden Washington, DC
July 13, 2016 Letter to the Hon. Paul Ryan, Speaker of the House - Act on Flint Before House Adjourns Rep. Suzanne Bonamici Washington, DC
July 13, 2016 Letter to the Hon. Paul Ryan, Speaker of the House - Act on Flint Before House Adjourns Rep. Earl Blumenauer Washington, DC
July 13, 2016 Letter to the Honorable Yuval Steinitz, Minister of National Infrastructure, Energy and Water Resources Avigdor Liberman, Minister of Defense - Commendment on Announcement on Gaza Energy Supply and Supports Long-term Approach to Address Water Crisis Rep. Earl Blumenauer Washington, DC
July 13, 2016 Hearing of the Senate Committee on Finance: Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015: Ensuring Successful Implementation of Physician Payment Reforms- Wyden Opening Statement Sen. Ron Wyden Washington, DC
July 12, 2016 Hearing of the Senate Committee on Finance: Examining the Stark Law: Current Issues and Opportunities - Wyden Opening Statement Sen. Ron Wyden Washington, DC
July 7, 2016 National Sea Grant College Program Amendments Act of 2015 Sen. Jeffery Merkley Washington, DC
July 7, 2016 Black, Blumenauer Introduce the Access to Better Care Act of 2016 Rep. Earl Blumenauer Washington, DC
July 6, 2016 Wyden Disappointed in Multi-Million Dollar Windfall for Drug Makers Instead of Care for Pregnant Women in Opioid Conference Report Sen. Ron Wyden Washington, DC
July 6, 2016 Helping Families in Mental Health Crisis Act of 2016 Rep. Greg Walden Washington, DC
July 5, 2016 Letter to the Honorable Fred Upton, Chairman of the Committee on Energy and Commerce - Refusal to Sign Opioid Conference Report Without Funding to Combat Drug Addiction Epidemic Sen. Ron Wyden Washington, DC
July 1, 2016 Letter to Dr. Victoj J. Dzau, M.D., President, National Academy of Medicine- Concerns Regarding National Academy Committee Ties to Opioid Manufacturers Sen. Ron Wyden Washington, DC
June 28, 2016 Daines Leads Bicameral Group of Members Urging Congressional Leadership to Include Medical Marijuana Provision in Funding Bill Sen. Ron Wyden Washington, DC
June 28, 2016 Wyden Statement at Finance Committee Hearing on Medicare Part B Drug Demonstration Project Sen. Ron Wyden Washington, DC
June 28, 2016 Daines Leads Bicameral Group of Members Urging Congressional Leadership to Include Medical Marijuana Provision in Funding Bill Rep. Earl Blumenauer Washington, DC
June 28, 2016 Daines Leads Bicameral Group of Members Urging Congressional Leadership to Include Medical Marijuana Provision in Funding Bill Sen. Jeffery Merkley Washington, DC
June 24, 2016 Pallone & Wyden Ask CMS for Information on Lead Screening Practices Sen. Ron Wyden Washington, DC
June 24, 2016 Letter to The Honorable Slyvia Matthews Burwell, Secretary, Department of Health and Human Services- Request for Details on IPRCC Members' Conflicts of Interest with Pharmaceutical Opioid Manufacturers Sen. Ron Wyden Washington, DC
June 23, 2016 Letter to The Honorable Loretta E. Lynch, Attorney General, U.S. Department of Justice, and The Honorable Chuck Rosenberg, Acting Administrator, Drug Enforcement Administration - Requesting Update on Federal Marijuana Rescheduling Decision Sen. Jeffery Merkley Washington, DC
June 23, 2016 Letter to The Honorable Loretta E. Lynch, Attorney General, U.S. Department of Justice, and The Honorable Chuck Rosenberg, Acting Administrator, Drug Enforcement Administration - Requesting Update on Federal Marijuana Rescheduling Decision Sen. Ron Wyden Washington, DC
June 23, 2016 Letter to Dr. Robert M. Califf, M.D., Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration - Rep. Stewart Leads Bi-partisan Effort, Urging FDA to Allow for Office-Use Drug Compounding in Pharmacies Rep. Kurt Schrader Washington, DC
June 22, 2016 Blumenauer, Roe Introduce Legislation to Strengthen End-of-Life Care Rep. Earl Blumenauer Washington, DC
June 22, 2016 Wyden Statement on the Social Security and Medicare Trustees' Reports Sen. Ron Wyden Washington, DC
June 22, 2016 Energy & Commerce Democrats Denounce Republicans' Medicaid Proposal Rep. Kurt Schrader Washington, DC
June 22, 2016 Personalize Your Care Act Rep. Earl Blumenauer Washington, DC
June 21, 2016 Letter to the Honorable Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - Urging Additional Federal Action to Address Air Pollution Near Ports Rep. Earl Blumenauer Washington, DC
June 21, 2016 Letter to Robert Califf, MD, Commissioner, U.S. Food and Drug Administration - End Discriminatory Blood Donation Ban Sen. Jeffery Merkley Washington, DC
June 21, 2016 Letter to Robert Califf, MD, Commissioner, U.S. Food and Drug Administration - End Discriminatory Blood Donation Ban Sen. Ron Wyden Washington, DC
June 20, 2016 Letter to The Honorable Robert Califf, MD, U.S. Food and Drug Administration - End Discriminatory Blood Donation Ban Sen. Jeffery Merkley Washington, DC
June 20, 2016 House, Senate Bills Aim To Remove Barriers To Marijuana Research Rep. Earl Blumenauer Washington, DC
June 20, 2016 Letter to The Honorable Robert Califf, MD, U.S. Food and Drug Administration - End Discriminatory Blood Donation Ban Sen. Ron Wyden Washington, DC
June 17, 2016 Blumenauer, Young Introduce Patient-centric Legislation to Expand Coordinated Care Delivery Rep. Earl Blumenauer Unknown
June 17, 2016 Letter to the Honorable Sylvia Matthews Burwell, Sec. of the Dept. of Health & Human Services; the Hon. Thomas E. Perez, Sec. of the Dept. of Labor; the Hon. Jacob J. Lew, Sec. of the Dept. of Treasury - Implement ACA Tobacco Cessation Benefits, Offer Tobacco Users Tools to Quit Sen. Jeffery Merkley Washington, DC
June 15, 2016 Wyden Statement at Brookings Institution on Chronic Care and Updating the Medicare Guarantee Sen. Ron Wyden Washington, DC
June 15, 2016 Greg Walden supports major mental health reform plan as it is unanimously approved by House committee Rep. Greg Walden Unknown
June 14, 2016 Letter to Board Members of the United States Chamber of Commerce - Findings of an Investigation into the Lobbying Activities of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Sen. Jeffery Merkley Washington, DC
June 9, 2016 Hatch, Wyden and Burr Highlight GAO Work on Medicare Audit and Appeals Process Sen. Ron Wyden Washington, DC
June 7, 2016 National Defense Authorization Act For Fiscal Year 2017 Sen. Ron Wyden Washington, DC
June 7, 2016 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2017 Sen. Ron Wyden Washington, DC
June 7, 2016 The Washington Post - Sweeping Overhaul of Nation's Chemical-Safety Laws Clears Final Legislative Hurdle Sen. Jeffery Merkley Unknown
June 7, 2016 Tsca Modernization Act of 2015 Sen. Jeffery Merkley Washington, DC
June 7, 2016 Senate Passes Landmark, Merkley-Backed Bill to Reform Toxic Chemical Safety in the U.S. Sen. Jeffery Merkley Washington, DC
June 7, 2016 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2017 Sen. Jeffery Merkley Washington, DC
June 6, 2016 Letter to the Honorable John Kilne, Chairman of the Committee on Education and the Workforce, and the Honorable Robert C. Scott, Ranking Member on the Committee on Education and the Workforce - Lead-Contaminated Water at Some Portland Public Schools Eroded Trust Rep. Suzanne Bonamici Washington, DC
June 6, 2016 Bonamici: Lead-Contaminated Water at Some Portland Public Schools Eroded Trust Rep. Suzanne Bonamici Washington, DC
June 1, 2016 Letter to The Honorable Sylvia M. Burwell, Secretary of Health and Human Services - Urging DHHS to Increase Access to Opioid Addiction Treatment Sen. Jeffery Merkley Washington, DC
June 1, 2016 Merkley Announces New Suicide Hotline for Veterans Sen. Jeffery Merkley Medford, OR
June 1, 2016 Willamette Week - Sen. Jeff Merkley Explains Why U.S. Needs New Regulation of Toxic Substances Sen. Jeffery Merkley Unknown
May 31, 2016 Letter to The Honorable Paul Ryan, Speaker of the US House of Representatives, and The Honorable Nancy Pelosi, Minority Leader of the US House of Representatives - Call on House Leadership to Lift Gun Violence Research Ban Rep. Earl Blumenauer Washington, DC
May 31, 2016 Letter to The Honorable Paul Ryan, Speaker of the US House of Representatives, and The Honorable Nancy Pelosi, Minority Leader of the US House of Representatives - Call on House Leadership to Lift Gun Violence Research Ban Rep. Peter DeFazio Washington, DC
May 31, 2016 Wyden Commends Energy Department Office of Inspector General Review of Hanford Vapor Exposures Sen. Ron Wyden Washington, DC
May 26, 2016 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2017--Motion to Proceed Sen. Jeffery Merkley Washington, DC
May 25, 2016 Letter to Mitch McConell - Act on Central States Pension Crisis Sen. Ron Wyden Washington, DC
May 25, 2016 Letter to The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United States - Letter to President Obama on Marijuana Policy Rep. Earl Blumenauer Washington, DC
May 25, 2016 Letter to the Hon. Michael Froman, United States Trade Representative- Clarify Position on Compulsory Licensing for Generic Medicines in Colombia Rep. Peter DeFazio Washington, DC
May 24, 2016 V-A to Voluntarily Implement Bipartisan Provision to Enhance V-A Medical Care Sen. Jeffery Merkley Washington, DC
May 23, 2016 Bipartisan Energy and Commerce Telehealth Working Group Statement on Inclusion of Telehealth Provisions in MACRA QPP Proposal Rep. Greg Walden Washington, DC
May 20, 2016 Bicameral, Bipartisan Deal Reached on TSCA Reform Sen. Jeffery Merkley Washington, DC
May 20, 2016 Letter to Gil Kerlikowske, Commissioner and Border Patrol - Concerns on the Dangers of Powerful Opioid Fentanyl Sen. Ron Wyden Washington, DC
May 19, 2016 Sen. Booker Introduces Legislation to Protect Women's Access to Birth Control Sen. Ron Wyden Washington, DC
May 19, 2016 Sen. Booker Introduces Legislation to Protect Women's Access to Birth Control Sen. Jeffery Merkley Washington, DC
May 19, 2016 Merkley, Mikulski and Manchin Push For More Action on Opioid Abuse in Senate Spending Bill Sen. Jeffery Merkley Washington, DC
May 18, 2016 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2017 Rep. Earl Blumenauer Washington, DC
May 18, 2016 Letter to the Honorable Sylvia Mathews Burwell, Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services and the Hon. Thomas Perez, Secretary of the Dept. of Labor - Call for Action to Improve Health Data Transparency Sen. Ron Wyden Washington, DC
May 17, 2016 DeFazio Blasts Republicans for Using Zika Crisis to Gut Clean Water Act Rep. Peter DeFazio Washington, DC
May 16, 2016 Letter to the Honorable Paul Ryan, Speaker, U.S. House of Representatives - Emergency Funding for Zika Virus Rep. Suzanne Bonamici Washington, DC
May 16, 2016 Letter to the Honorable Paul Ryan, Speaker, U.S. House of Representatives - Emergency Funding for Zika Virus Rep. Earl Blumenauer Washington, DC
May 16, 2016 Letter to the Honorable Paul Ryan, Speaker, U.S. House of Representatives - Emergency Funding for Zika Virus Rep. Kurt Schrader Washington, DC
May 13, 2016 Letter to Sylvia Burwell, Secretary, US Department of Health and Human Services and Robert Califf, Commissioner, Food and Drug Administration - E-Cigarettes Regulations Sen. Jeffery Merkley Washington, DC
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