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Jim Gerlach's Public Statements on Issue: Health and Health Care

Full Name: Jim Gerlach
Office: U.S. House (PA) - District 6, Republican
First Elected: 11/05/2002
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Karen; 3 Children; 3 Stepchildren
Birth Date: 02/25/1955
Birth Place: Ellwood City, PA
Home City: Chester Springs, PA
Religion: Protestant
Date Title
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
Feb. 28, 2014 National Eating Disorder Awareness Week
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
June 26, 2013 President Signs Gerlach Flu Shot Legislation
June 18, 2013 Addition of Vaccines Against Seasonal Influenza to List of Taxable Vaccines
June 18, 2013 Gerlach Flu Shot Legislation Passes House
June 13, 2013 Sens. Toomey & Casey, Rep. Gerlach: Ensure Development Of Treatments For Rare Diseases
May 28, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - VA Disability Claims Backlog
May 13, 2013 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services - Affordable Care Act
March 21, 2013 Gerlach Supports Balanced Budget and Honest Solutions for Strengthening Medicare for All Generations
Dec. 19, 2012 Medicare Identity Theft Prevention Act of 2012
July 11, 2012 Gerlach Votes to Stop $647 Billion Tax Hike, Clear Way for Real Health Care Reform
June 28, 2012 Gerlach Statement on Supreme Court Decision to Uphold Federal Health Care Law
June 27, 2012 Two Audits Detail IRS's Failure to Properly Account for Taxpayer Funds Used in Implementing Democrats' Health Care Law
June 12, 2012 Daily Local News - Gerlach, Meehan Continue Fight Against Medical Device Tax
June 12, 2012 Meehan, Gerlach Highlight Effort to Protect Medical Device Manufacturing Jobs
June 7, 2012 Health Care Cost Reduction Act of 2012
June 7, 2012 Roll Call - Kill the Excise Tax on Medical Devices
June 6, 2012 Gerlach Votes to Protect Medical Innovation and Pennsylvania Jobs
May 11, 2012 Gerlach Recognized as an Ally in Fight Against Breast Cancer
March 22, 2012 Gerlach Protects Medicare Treatment Options for Seniors and Supports Common Sense Medical Malpractice Reforms
Feb. 9, 2012 Gerlach Says Government-Mandated Contraception Coverage Another ObamaCare Overreach
Feb. 1, 2012 Gerlach Helps House Defuse ObamaCare Booby Trap
Sept. 14, 2011 Gerlach Unveils Measure to Protect Seniors and Taxpayers Against Medicare Fraud and Identity Theft
Feb. 14, 2011 Gerlach Fighting to Prevent Medical Device Tax From Jeopardizing Jobs, Hampering Innovators in Southeastern Pennsylvania
Jan. 19, 2011 Gerlach Calls for Common Sense Health-Care Reforms
Jan. 19, 2011 Repealing the Job-Killing Health Care Law Act
Aug. 10, 2010 Gerlach Pushes for True Reforms to Replace Flawed Health Care Law
July 6, 2010 Op-Ed: Keeping Our Nation Healthy and Our Economy Strong
March 28, 2010 Op-Ed: Health Bill Slashes Medicare, Raises Taxes
March 26, 2010 Most Recent Issue Of E-Newsletter
March 25, 2010 Gerlach Says "Fix It" Bill Fails To Correct Major Flaws In New Health Care Law
March 22, 2010 Gerlach Statement On Health Care Vote
March 19, 2010 What's Really In The Pelosi Prescription?
March 18, 2010 Philadelphia Inquirer - Historic Test For The House
March 16, 2010 Health Care Reform
March 9, 2010 Times-Herald - Gerlach Sounds Off On Health Care Bill
Feb. 25, 2010 Gerlach Statement On Health Care Summit
Feb. 22, 2010 Gerlach Says White House Proposal Offers Same Prescription For Health Care Reform That American People Have Rejected
Jan. 27, 2010 Gerlach Statement On President Obama's State Of The Union Address
Jan. 21, 2010 Gerlach Wants Answers About How Much Health Care Proposals Would Cost Pennsylvania Taxpayers
Jan. 6, 2010 Pelosi And Democrat Leaders Prefer Backroom Deals To Bipartisanship When It Comes To Health Care Bil
Dec. 23, 2009 Letter To Ed Rendell, Governor Of Pennsylvania; Arlen Spector, United States Senator; Robert Casey, United States Senator
Dec. 21, 2009 Gerlach: U.S. Senate's Desperation To Pass Health Care Bill Brings Blizzard Of Spending, No Real Reforms
Nov. 19, 2009 Speaker Pelosi Gives Doctors A Placebo Not A Real Remedy For Medicare Reimbursements
Nov. 7, 2009 Gerlach Opposes Job-Crushing Tax Hikes, Medicare Cuts And Expanding Government Control Over Health Care Decisions
Nov. 5, 2009 Health Care
Oct. 31, 2009 Gerlach Makes House Speaker Pelosi's Massive Health Care Bill Available In Libraries Throughout 6th District
Oct. 16, 2009 Gerlach: Democrat Leaders' Health Care Proposals Would Put Pennsylvania Budget In Critical Condition
Sept. 9, 2009 Gerlach Statement On President's Latest Health-Care Pitch
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