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Dutch Ruppersberger's Public Statements on Issue: Health and Health Care

Full Name: CA Dutch 'Dutch' Ruppersberger
Office: U.S. House (MD) - District 2, Democratic
First Elected: 11/05/2002
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 2
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 24, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Kay; 2 Children: Cory, Jill
Birth Date: 01/31/1946
Birth Place: Baltimore, MD
Home City: Baltimore, MD
Religion: Methodist
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Date Title
Issue Position: Health Care
June 23, 2014 Mikulski, Cardin, Ruppersberger and Sarbanes Visit Baltimore VA Medical Center to Ensure Progress on Timely Delivery of Care for Veterans
June 23, 2014 Ruppersberger Visits Baltimore VA Medical Center to Ensure Progress on Appointment Wait Times
June 2, 2014 Ruppersberger Calls for Action on Disability Claims Backlog
May 12, 2014 Letter to Ian Read, CEO of Pfizer - Regarding Maryland Pharmaceutical Jobs
April 4, 2014 Letter to Harold Rogers, Nita Lowey, Jack Kingston, and Rosa DeLauro - Increase Funding for the National Institutes of Health
April 2, 2014 Letter to Rodney Frelinghuysen, Chairman, and Peter Visclosky, Ranking Member, of the House Subcommittee on Defense of the Appropriations Committee - Prostate Cancer
March 17, 2014 Letter to Rodney Frelinghuysen, John Culberson, Pete Visclosky, Sanford Bishop - Increase Funding for Military and Veteran Suicide Prevention and Outreach Programs
Nov. 22, 2013 Letter to House Speak Boehner and House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi - Reps. Flores, Maffei Lead Bipartisan Effort to Pass Long-Term Fix to Medicare Sustainable Growth Rate
Sept. 11, 2013 Ruppersberger Announces Federal Funds to Create Maryland BioTechnology Jobs
April 22, 2013 Letter to John Culberson, Chair, and Sanford Bishop, Ranking Member, Subcommittee on Military Construction, Veterans' Affairs and Related Agencies
April 17, 2013 Letter to Chairman Aderholt and Ranking Member Farr, Subcommittee on Agriculture - Additional Funding for Child Nutrition Programs
April 8, 2013 Supporting Medical Research and Maryland Jobs
Dec. 21, 2012 Ruppersberger Supports Bipartisan Military Spending Bill
March 28, 2012 Shock Trauma Does it Again
Nov. 1, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner
April 26, 2011 Ruppersberger Visits Baltimore Clinic, Speaks Out Against Proposed Cuts to Health Care
April 22, 2011 Ruppersberger to Visit Baltimore Clinic, Speak Out Against Proposed Cuts to Health Care
July 20, 2010 Ruppersberger Fights to Keep U.S.N.S. Comfort in Port of Baltimore
May 25, 2010 Caregivers and Veterans Omnibus Health Services Act
April 5, 2010 Message From Dutch On Health Care
Dec. 15, 2009 Ruppersberger Announces $27.4 Million To Protect Our Country At Home, On The Front Lines
April 13, 2009 Ruppersberger to Announce $951,000 for Cutting-Edge, Electronic Patient Record System For Maryland Health Clinics
Oct. 31, 2008 Ruppersberger Signs on to the Health Care for America Now Pledge and Discusses Important Health Care Legislation
Oct. 31, 2008 Ruppersberger: Health Care Must Be a Top Priority
May 12, 2008 Letter to Michael O. Leavitt, Secretary of Health and Human Services
May 8, 2008 Ruppersberger, Cummings, and Nursing Students From Johns Hopkins Call on Congress to Restore Funding for Nurses Call on Congress to Restore Funding for Nurses
Nov. 29, 2007 Letter to Mr. Micheal J. Ward, Chairman, President, and Chief Executive Office CSX Corporation, Inc
Nov. 15, 2005 Influenza Vaccine Requires Shots
March 18, 2005 Statement by Congressman Ruppersberger On the Schiavo Legislation
Feb. 11, 2005 Ruppersberger Applauds Army's Move NOT to Build An Asbestos Disposal Plant at Aberdeen Proving Ground
July 9, 2004 Honoring the Maryland Shock Trauma Center
May 13, 2004 Small Business Health Fairenss Act of 2004
May 13, 2004 Help Efficient, Accessible, Low-Cost, Timely Healthcare (Health) Act of 2004
May 12, 2004 Health Care
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Health Care
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