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

Full Name: Michael 'Mike' C. Thompson
Office: U.S. House (CA) - District 5, Democratic
First Elected: 11/03/1998
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Janet; 2 Children: Chris, Jon
Birth Date: 01/24/1951
Birth Place: Saint Helena, CA
Home City: Saint Helena, CA
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
April 4, 2014 Letter to Harold Rogers, Nita Lowey, Jack Kingston, and Rosa DeLauro - Increase Funding for the National Institutes of Health
April 1, 2014 Representative Mike Thompson's Medicare Reimbursement Fix Passes Senate, to Be Signed into Law
March 27, 2014 Letter to President Barack Obama - Pediatric Acquired Brain Injury Plan
Dec. 22, 2013 Lake County News - Thompson Legislation Improving TBI, PTS Treatment Options for Troops, Vets to be Signed Into Law
Dec. 20, 2013 Napa Valley Register - Federal Bill May Aid Soldiers at the Pathway Home By Register Staff
Dec. 11, 2013 Chairman Mike Thompson, Mental Health, Public Health Experts Unveil Report Providing Recommendations for Firearms Access by People with Elevated Violence Risk
Dec. 10, 2013 THOMPSON: New Affordable Care Act Mental Health Benefits "Essential to Gun Violence Prevention"
Dec. 10, 2013 Chairman Mike Thompson Statement on Expanded Mental Health Benefits Under ACA
Dec. 6, 2013 Rep. Mike Thompson Introduces Bill Improving Access to Mental Health Care
Oct. 23, 2013 U.S. Rep. Mike Thompson Introduces Bipartisan Bill to Expand Telehealth
Aug. 2, 2013 Thompson, Terry Introduce Legislation Expanding High Quality Health Care Access for Medicare Patients
July 25, 2013 Thompson: Funding for Bipartisan Amendment to Improve TBI, PTS Treatments for Servicemembers Passes House
June 14, 2013 Rep. Mike Thompson's Bipartisan Amendment to Improve TBI, PTS Treatment for Troops, Vets Passes House
April 22, 2013 Letter to Honorable John Culberson, Chair, and Honorable Sanford Bishop, Ranking Member, Subcommittee on Military Construction, Veterans' Affairs and Related Agencies - VA Backlog
Feb. 15, 2013 Rep. Napolitano, Metta World Peace Promote Mental Health
Sept. 12, 2012 NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell, Army Vice Chief of Staff General Lloyd Austin, Reps. Mike Thompson, Gus Bilirakis Join Forces to Tackle Traumatic Brain Injury
July 18, 2012 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2013
June 28, 2012 Rep. Mike Thompson Statement on Supreme Court Decision Upholding Health Care Reform
June 7, 2012 Health Care Costs Reduction Act of 2012
May 2, 2012 Rep. Mike Thompson Announces More than $10.6 Million in Funds for Local Community Health Centers
March 26, 2012 Rep. Mike Thompson Announces $396,715 Grant for Open Door Community Health Centers' HIV Services
March 23, 2012 A Message on the Second Anniversary of the Affordable Care Act
March 21, 2012 Protecting Access to Healthcare Act
Feb. 1, 2012 Representatives Mike Thompson and Cathy McMorris Rodgers Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Improve Rural Health Care
Feb. 1, 2012 McMorris Rodgers & Thompson Introduce Rural Health Care Bill
Dec. 16, 2011 Reps. Mike Thompson, Cathy McMorris Rodgers Call on House Leadership to Extend Health Benefits to Rural Communities
Nov. 1, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner
Oct. 13, 2011 Letter to Members of the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction
Oct. 13, 2011 Protect Life Act
June 11, 2011 Lake County News -- "Thompson Honored for Efforts to Improve Access to Health Care Services"
June 8, 2011 Rep. Thompson Honored for Efforts to Improve Access to Health Care Services North Coast Congressman Receives CHA Health Care Champion Award
June 2, 2011 Times-Standard -Thousands Call in to Thompson Town Hall; Congressman Discusses Medicare, Health Care and Senior Issues
May 16, 2011 Letter to President Obama
Feb. 23, 2011 Lake County News -- Thompson and Community Members Talk about Federal Budget Challenges
Feb. 21, 2011 Lake County News -- Thompson Votes Against Federal Budget
Feb. 10, 2011 Bipartisan coalition introduces bill to give rural Americans fair representation on Medicare, Medicaid boards
Feb. 8, 2011 Rep. Mike Thompson, Republican Lawmakers Work Together to Give Rural Americans Fair Representation on Medicare and Medicaid Boards
Jan. 20, 2011 Thompson Named to Powerful Health and Select Revenue Subcommittees
Jan. 19, 2011 Repealing the Job-Killing Health Care Law Act
Jan. 19, 2011 Congressman Thompson Votes To Protect Patients Bill of Rights
Jan. 7, 2011 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 2, Repealing the Job-Killing Health Care Law Act; Providing for Consideration of H. Res. 9, Instructing Certain Committees to Report Legislation Replacing the Job-Killing Health Care Law; and for Other Purposes
Jan. 6, 2011 Heinrich Testifies During Rules Committee Hearing On Health Reform Repeal
Dec. 23, 2010 Congressman Thompson Helps Pass the James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act
Sept. 23, 2010 Thompson Celebrates Implementation of Patient's Bill of Rights
March 23, 2010 Article- "Children, Small Business First To Benefit From Health Overhaul"
March 21, 2010 Senate Amendments To H.R. 3590, Service Members Home Ownership Tax Act Of 2009, And H.R. 4872, Health Care And Education Reconciliation Act Of 2010
Nov. 19, 2009 Medicare Physician Payment Reform Act Of 2009
Nov. 7, 2009 Rep. Thompson Speaks In Support Of Health Care Reform
Nov. 7, 2009 Affordable Health Care For America Act
Nov. 3, 2009 Op-Ed: Health Care Update
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