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Allyson Schwartz's Public Statements on Issue: Senior Citizens

Full Name: Allyson Y. Schwartz
Office: U.S. House (PA) - District 13, Democratic
First Elected: 11/02/2004
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for Governor
Primary May 20, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: David; 2 Children: Daniel, Jordan
Birth Date: 10/03/1948
Birth Place: Queens, NY
Home City: Philadelphia, PA
Religion: Jewish
Date Title
March 14, 2014 SGR Repeal and Medicare Provider Payment Modernization Act of 2014
March 14, 2014 Schwartz Opposes Republican Plan to Derail Bipartisan SGR Fix
March 4, 2014 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, and Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator of Centers for Medicare and Medicaid - Bipartisan Lawmakers Defend Medicare
Feb. 19, 2014 Schwartz Fights to Protect Seniors and Veterans
Feb. 6, 2014 Schwartz Statement on Bipartisan, Bicameral SGR Repeal Proposal
Dec. 13, 2013 Newsletter - Strengthening Social Security
Dec. 12, 2013 Schwartz Statement on Ways and Means Committee's Bipartisan SGR Repeal Bill
Oct. 21, 2013 Senator Markey Urges Justice for Victims in Telemarketing Fraud
Oct. 21, 2013 Casey, Schwartz Target Telemarketing Fraud Against Seniors
June 5, 2013 Schwartz Statement on Social Security Fraud in Wake of Tacony Dungeon Case
May 13, 2013 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner -Continue Cost-Saving Program
May 7, 2013 Key Congressional Committee Weighs Proposals to Reform Medicare Physician Payment System
April 19, 2013 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Acting Administrator for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
March 19, 2013 Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2014
Feb. 6, 2013 Heck and Schwartz Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Repeal SGR and Reform Medicare Physician Payment System
Jan. 23, 2013 Roe Reintroduces IPAB Repeal Legislation
Jan. 1, 2013 Schwartz Statement on Protecting Seniors' Access to Health Care
Jan. 1, 2013 Schwartz: Legislation Provides Economic Security and Certainty for Middle-Class Families
Dec. 13, 2012 Letter to President Obama - Medicare Eligibility
Oct. 4, 2012 Rep. Schwartz and Senator Kerry Introduce Plan to Address Pressing Challenges Facing Seniors Today
Sept. 27, 2012 Business Week - A Looming U.S. Doctor Shortage
Sept. 21, 2012 Do-Nothing Congress
Sept. 4, 2012 Politico - Schwartz Americans Deserve the Security Medicare Provides
Aug. 21, 2012 Lower Providence Patch - Schwartz and Lautenberg Discuss Seniors, Education
July 9, 2012 Hearing of the House Rules Committee - H.R. 6079 -- Repeal of Obamacare Act
March 28, 2012 Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2013
March 21, 2012 Protecting Access to Healthcare Act
March 21, 2012 Hearing of the House Budget Committee - Mark-Up of the Republican FY13 Budget Resolution
March 20, 2012 Schwartz Statement on Republican Fiscal Year 2013 Budget
Feb. 17, 2012 Conference Report on H.R. 3630, Middle Class Tax Relief and Job Creation Act of 2012
Feb. 13, 2012 Schwartz Statement on President Obama's Budget Proposal
Dec. 20, 2011 Schwartz Statement on Republican Opposition to Middle Class Tax Cuts
Nov. 21, 2011 Schwartz Statement on Super Committee
Nov. 16, 2011 Letter to Colleagues
Aug. 1, 2011 Statement on Budget Control Act of 2011
April 15, 2011 Schwartz: IPAB is the Wrong Path Toward Medicare Payment Reform
April 14, 2011 Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2012
April 7, 2011 Fiscal Choices
April 6, 2011 Schwartz Statement on Republican Budget for Fiscal Year 2012
July 28, 2010 Supporting National Save for Retirement Week
July 28, 2010 Schwartz's Retirement Week Resolution Passes House
June 7, 2010 Schwartz Introduces Save for Retirement Week Resolution
Sept. 24, 2009 Schwartz Stands Up For Seniors: Votes To Freeze Medicare Premiums
July 31, 2009 Congress Unanimously Passes U.S. Rep. Schwartz's Plan To Raise Awareness Of The Importance Of Saving For Retirement
April 24, 2009 Pomeroy, Boustany, Schwartz, Brown-Waite Introduce Legislation to Expand Access to Long Term Care Insurance
July 15, 2008 Schwartz: Bush Wrong to Stand in Way of Protecting Seniors' Healthcare
July 9, 2008 Congresswoman Allyson Schwartz: Senate Does the Right Thing in Protecting Seniors' Healthcare and Moving Toward National E-Prescribing
June 26, 2008 Rep. Schwartz's Statement on the Senate's Failure to Pass Medicare Legislation
Dec. 6, 2007 E-Prescribing Bill Introduced
June 25, 2007 Supporting The Goals And Ideals Of National Save For Retirement Week
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