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Mark Kirk's Public Statements on Issue: Drugs

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Oct. 10, 2016 Senator Kirk Announces Support of Illinois' 1115 Medicaid Waiver Request
Aug. 2, 2016 Letter to The Honorable Andy Slavitt, Acting Administrator, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services - Urging CMS to Expand Substance Abuse Treatment Coverage
July 27, 2016 State Journal Register - U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk: Fighting the Heroin Epidemic in Central Illinois
July 20, 2016 Kirk, Boykin Join Filler Foundation to Address Chicagoland Heroin Epidemic
July 13, 2016 Kirk Applauds Expanded Availability Of Lifesaving Naloxone
July 6, 2016 Kirk-Authored Language to Protect Veterans Included in CARA Conference Report
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
June 1, 2016 Kirk Joins Bipartisan Call on HHS to Follow Senate Lead in Increasing Access to Opioid Addiction Treatment
May 11, 2016 Kirk Legislation to Protect Veterans from Opiate Abuse Passes House Unanimously
Jan. 29, 2016 Kirk Applauds 26.3 Million Fewer Opioid Prescriptions
Nov. 19, 2015 Following Kirk Request, FDA Approves Life-Saving Nasal Narcan
Aug. 31, 2015 On International Overdose Day, Kirk Urges FDA Approval of Intranasal Naloxone to Save Lives
Aug. 7, 2015 Letter to the Hon. Sylvia Burwell, Secretary, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services - Increase Access to Treatment for Prescription Pain Addiction
July 16, 2015 Kirk Applauds Committee Passage of Agriculture Bill that Invests in Illinois
July 13, 2015 Kirk Statement on Escape of Drug Kingpin "El Chapo" Guzman
Dec. 29, 2014 Kirk Adds New Members to Anti-Heroin Task Force from Cook, Collar Counties
Dec. 15, 2014 Kirk Applauds Passage of Funding Bill that Invests in Illinois
Oct. 6, 2014 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration - Regarding Recent Cyber Security Breach
Aug. 7, 2014 Kirk Statement on Arrests of Gangster Disciples in Chicago
July 30, 2014 Kirk Praises Sanctions on Chinese Drug Traffickers and Encourages Greater Cooperation and Accountability From Chinese Government
June 23, 2014 Kirk Calls for Chinese Cooperation to Stop Flow of Deadly Synthetic Marijuana
May 30, 2014 Letter to Cui Tiankai, Embassy of the People's Republic of China in the United States of America - The Flow of Synthetic Marijuana from China into the United States
March 4, 2014 Kirk, Community Leaders Discuss Rising Heroin Abuse, Local Issues in DuPage County
Jan. 21, 2014 Kirk Announces Successful Effort Boosting Federal Funding to Combat Gangs of "National Significance"
Aug. 23, 2013 Kirk's Anti-Gang Push Has Suburban Roots
May 6, 2013 Letter to Dr. Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner for the U.S. Food and Drug Administration - End Infant Drug Shortage
March 20, 2013 Kirk, Davis Introduce Bipartisan, Bicameral "Safe Prescribing Act"
March 20, 2013 Markey, Buchanan, Kirk & Manchin Introduce Bill to Combat Prescription Drug Abuse
May 24, 2012 Kirk, Manchin Amendment to Help Prevent Prescription Drug Abuse Passes U.S. Senate
May 23, 2012 Kirk, Manchin Amendment Would Help Prevent Prescription Drug Abuse
Oct. 26, 2011 Bipartisan, Bicameral Group of Lawmakers Support Pill Mill Crackdown Legislation
July 3, 2009 Drugs, Cartels And The Fight In Mexico
June 15, 2009 Kirk And Law Enforcement: Super-Marijuana "Kush" Hits Suburbs
June 12, 2009 High Potency Marijuana Sentencing Enhancement Act Of 2009
May 12, 2009 Hearing Of The Homeland Security Subcommittee Of The House Appropriations Committee- Homeland Security Department
April 16, 2009 Kirk and Law Enforcement: Suburban Heroin Deaths Rising
Jan. 8, 2009 The Forgotten War
July 29, 2008 Wouldn't It Be Nice If Kids Didn't Smoke?
July 16, 2008 Kirk Amendment Targeting Afghan Narco-Terrorism Passes House
July 16, 2008 Intelligence Authorization Act For Fiscal Year 2009
July 15, 2008 Good War -- Bad War
July 14, 2008 New Trend In The Growing Afghan Drug Economy
June 5, 2008 Protect American Families from Mexican Drug Gangs
March 25, 2008 Gang Violence is Increasing
March 24, 2008 Kirk, Federal and Local Law Enforcement: Lake County's "Top 10 Most Wanted Gang Members"
Dec. 19, 2007 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - Nomination of Mark Filip to be Deputy Attorney General
June 11, 2007 The Suburban Agenda
March 26, 2007 H.R. 137, The Animal Fighting Prohibition Enforcement Act
Jan. 12, 2007 Medicare Prescription Drug Price Negotiation Act of 2007
Jan. 11, 2007 Medicare
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