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

Full Name: James 'Jim' R. Langevin
Office: U.S. House (RI) - District 2, Democratic
First Elected: 11/07/2000
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 2
Primary Sept. 9, 2014
Gender: Male
Birth Date: 04/22/1964
Birth Place: Warwick, RI
Home City: Warwick, RI
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
Issue Position: Universal Health Care - American Health Benefits Program
Issue Position: Health Care
July 1, 2014 Supporting Our Veterans
June 18, 2014 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2015
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 27, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Pediatric Acquired Brain Injury Plan
Feb. 5, 2014 Langevin Statement on CVS Decision Not to Sell Tobacco Products
Dec. 12, 2013 Jobs and Economy
Dec. 9, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Curb Antibiotic Use on the Farm
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
Nov. 20, 2013 Affordable Care Act
Sept. 26, 2013 Pancreatic Cancer Research
Jan. 7, 2013 Langevin Recognizes New Healthcare Training Program Grads in Westerly
Dec. 4, 2012 Langevin Denounces Senate Vote Against Encouraging Disability Rights Worldwide
Nov. 29, 2012 Langevin Urges Support of Equal Rights Treaty for Disabled People Around the World
Oct. 2, 2012 Langevin Highlights Innovative Providence Health Company
Sept. 5, 2012 A Break for RI Families
Sept. 5, 2012 Strengthening Middle Class Retirement Security
Aug. 1, 2012 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 6169, Pathway to Job Creation Through a Simpler, Fairer Tax Code Act of 2012; Providing for Consideration of H.R. 8, Job Protection and Recession Prevention Act of 2012; Providing for Proceedings from August 3, 2012, Through September 7, 2012; Providing for Consideration of Motions to Suspend the Rules; and Waiving Requirement of Clause 6(1) of Rule XIII with Respect to Consideration of Certain Resolutions
July 19, 2012 House Passes Langevin Amendment to Increase Spinal Cord Injury Research
July 18, 2012 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2013
April 27, 2012 Interest Rate Reduction Act
March 16, 2012 RI to Receive Federal Support for Mental Health Pilot Program
Dec. 8, 2011 Letter to John Boehner, House Speaker, and Nancy Pelosi, Minority Leader of the House
Nov. 14, 2011 Langevin Encourages RI to Take Advantage of Job Creation Opportunity in Health Care Fields
Nov. 2, 2011 Langevin Presses for Renewal of Respite Care Program; Bill Needed to Support RI Effort
Nov. 1, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner
Aug. 25, 2011 Langevin Highlights Health Care Workforce Needs Across RI
April 13, 2011 Repealing Prevention and Public Health Fund
April 10, 2011 Langevin Joins Hundreds of Families, Advocates to Raise Autism Awareness
March 14, 2011 Langevin Commemorates Groundbreaking of New South Providence Community Health Center
March 8, 2011 Langevin Recognized as National MS Society's Representative of the Year
Jan. 19, 2011 Langevin, Cicilline Oppose GOP Efforts to Repeal Historic Health Reform Law
Dec. 22, 2010 James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act of 2010
Dec. 15, 2010 Troops Come First, Crunching the Numbers, Bridging the Digital Divide, A Healthier Nation
Sept. 22, 2010 Rosa's Law
July 26, 2010 Langevin Gavels in House Session, Honors ADA Anniversary
March 25, 2010 Health Care And Education Reconciliation Act Of 2010
March 21, 2010 Providing For Consideration Of Senate Amendments To H.R. 3590, Service Members Home Ownership Tax Act Of 2009, And Providing For Consideration Of H.R. 4872, Health Care And Education Reconciliation Act Of 2010
March 21, 2010 Langevin Votes For Health Care Reform
March 19, 2010 Langevin Supports Health Care Reform
Feb. 24, 2010 Langevin Supports Health Insurance Fair Competition Act
Feb. 24, 2010 Health Insurance Industry Fair Competition Act
Feb. 16, 2010 Letter To The Honorable Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary, U.S. Department Of Health And Human Services
Feb. 12, 2010 Rhode Island Quality Institute to Receive Over $11 Million for Health Information Technology
Nov. 7, 2009 Langevin Statement On Affordable Health Care For America Act
Nov. 7, 2009 Historic Health Insurance Reform Passes House
Nov. 3, 2009 Health Reform
Oct. 29, 2009 House Unveils Revised Health Insurance Reform Bill
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