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John Dingell's Public Statements on Issue: Senior Citizens

Full Name: John D. Dingell
Office: U.S. House (MI) - District 12, Democratic
First Elected: 12/13/1955
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Debbie; 4 Children: John, Chris, Jennifer, Jeanne
Birth Date: 07/08/1926
Birth Place: Colorado Springs, CO
Home City: Dearborn, MI
Religion: Catholic
Date Title
Issue Position: Budget & Taxes
March 27, 2014 Dingell Statement on House Failure to Pass Permanent Doc Fix Legislation
March 27, 2014 Protecting Access to Medicare Act of 2014
Oct. 2, 2013 Progressive Change Campaign Committee: Social Security Protectors
July 30, 2013 Dingell Statement on 48th Anniversary of Medicare
July 18, 2013 Committee Releases Updated Draft Proposal for Medicare Physician Payment Reform
April 25, 2013 Dingell Welcomes MoveOn Petitions, Reiterates Opposition to Reckless Cuts
March 21, 2013 Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2014
Oct. 11, 2012 Dingell Counters Ryan's Debate Statements
Aug. 14, 2012 Happy Birthday Social Security
June 17, 2012 Happy Father's Day!
March 23, 2012 Dingell Statement on Second Anniversary of Affordable Care Act
March 22, 2012 Protecting Access to Health Care Act
March 22, 2012 Dingell Calls GOP Efforts to Dismantle the Affordable Care Act Shameful
March 21, 2012 Dingell Lauds the Benefits of the Affordable Care Act; Admonishes GOP for Unsubstantiated Repeal Efforts
Feb. 1, 2012 Fiscal Responsibility and Retirement Security Act of 2011
Dec. 20, 2011 Dingell: "House Republicans Have Two Words for the American People, and it is not "Happy Holidays'."
Nov. 16, 2011 3% Withholding Repeal and Job Creation Act
Oct. 8, 2011 Dingell Sets the Record Straight on Taxes, Medicare
July 1, 2011 Dingell Statement On The 45th Anniversary Of Medicare's Launch
June 22, 2011 Dingell: We Can Protect Medicare By Improving Secondary Payer Regimes
April 15, 2011 Dingell: GOP's Divisive Budget Agenda Is Irresponsible and Hazardous
April 5, 2011 Dingell: GOP Budget Plan Makes Harmful Cuts Disguised As Reforms
April 1, 2011 Dingell Commends CCIIO's Efforts to Help High-Risk Pools
March 2, 2011 Anti-Fraud Initiatives in Afforadable Care Act Provide Effective New Tools for CMS
Nov. 29, 2010 The Physician Payment and Therapy Relief Act of 2010
Oct. 15, 2010 Letter To Barack Obama, President of The United States of America - Social Security
Aug. 31, 2010 Dingell Praises 97 Michigan Employers Accepted to Early Retiree Reinsurance Program
Aug. 13, 2010 Dingell Remembers Dad, One of the Social Security's Architects, on 75th Anniversary of the Program
June 24, 2010 Affordable Healthcare for America Act
Feb. 25, 2010 What Will Republicans Fight For?
Nov. 19, 2009 Medicare Physician Payment Reform Act Of 2009
Nov. 19, 2009 House Passes Reform Of Medicare Physician Payment System
Sept. 24, 2009 House Members Praise Bipartisan Passage Of The Medicare Premium Faireness Act
Aug. 25, 2009 Dingell Comments On Republican Claims To Protect Seniors
Jan. 6, 2009 Dingell Comments on Healthcare Legislation & Swearing-in Speaker Pelosi
Sept. 27, 2008 QI Program Supplemental Funding Act of 2008
July 23, 2008 Senate, House Members Release Results of GAO Report on Long-Term Care Insurance
March 25, 2008 Dingell, Pallone React to Trustees Report, Urge Renewed Effort to Strengthen Medicare
March 13, 2008 Dingell Statement on the House Budget Resolution
Feb. 15, 2008 Dingell Blasts Administration's Medicare "Trigger" Proposal
Jan. 24, 2008 Dingell, Stupak Question Merck/Schering-Plough's Sponsorship of American College of Cardiology and American Heart Association
Dec. 20, 2007 Proposed SSA Change Would Cut Benefits for Disabled Individuals
Dec. 19, 2007 House Approves Medicare, Medicaid, SCHIP Extension Act
Oct. 11, 2007 Letter to Kerry M. Weems, Acting Administrator of Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, Re: Excessive Delays of Workers' Compensation Claims
Oct. 1, 2007 Dingell Responds to CMS Announcement on New Medicare Premiums, Cites Overpayments as a Cause of Increases
Sept. 6, 2007 Dingell, Pallone and Stupak Ask HHS to Explain Policy Shift on CHIP New CMS Directive
July 19, 2007 Dingell Applauds House Passage of Amendment to Require Senate Confirmation of Bush Recess Appointment
May 24, 2007 Committee Launches Investigation into Long Term Care Insurance
April 24, 2007 Dingell, Pallone Respond to Medicare Trustees Report
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