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Chellie Pingree's Public Statements on Issue: Entitlements and the Safety Net

Office: U.S. House (ME) - District 1, Democratic
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 1
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June 22, 2016 If State Stops Running Food Stamp Program Maine Families Will Lose Benefits
May 19, 2016 Congresswoman Pingree Expresses Concerns With House Child Nutrition Bill
May 16, 2016 Letter to Chairman John Kline, Chair of the U.S. House Committee on Education and the Workforce, Chairman Todd Rokita, Chair of the Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, Ranking Member Robert "Bobby" C. Scott, Ranking Member of the U.S. House Committee on Education and the Workforce, and Ranking Member Marica L. Fudge, Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education - WIC Reauthorization
March 10, 2016 Letter to The Hon. Paul Ryan, Speaker of the House, the Hon. Nancy Pelosi, House Minority Leader, The Hon. Tom Price, Chairman House Budget Committee, and the Hon. Chris Van Hollen, Ranking Member, House Budget Committee - Fight to Protect SNAP for Those in Need
Oct. 26, 2015 Letter to Carolyn W. Colvin, Acting Commissioner of the Social Security Administration and Loretta Lynch, Attoney General - Lawmakers Call on Social Security Administration to Treat Same-Sex Marriages Equally
Oct. 20, 2015 Letter to Sylvia Burwell, Secretary of Department of Health and Human Services - LIHEAP Heating Assistance
Oct. 15, 2015 Congresswoman Pingree Disappointed By Lack Of Social Security Benefit
Sept. 22, 2015 Pingree says Government Shutdown Threatens Food Stamps for 230,000 Mainers
June 8, 2015 Statement on Supreme Court Decision Not to Take up MaineCare Case
June 1, 2015 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives, and Nancy Pelosi, Minority Leader of the U.S. House of Representatives - Trade Adjustment Assistance Funding
March 27, 2015 Letter to Chairman Tom Cole and Ranking Member Rosa Delauro, Subcommittee on Labor, Health, and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies - Funding of Heating Assistance Program
March 26, 2015 Letter to Tom Cole, Chairman of the Subcommittee on Labor, Health, and Human Services and Education Appropriations, and Rosa DeLauro, Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Labor, Health, and Human Services and Education Appropriations - Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program
Dec. 19, 2014 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services - Increased Consumer Protections in Medicare Advantage Plans
Nov. 17, 2014 Appeals Court Decision Requires Maine to Keep 19- and 20-year-olds on Medicaid
Oct. 22, 2014 Increase in Social Security Payments Helps, But Doesn't Keep Up With Increasing Costs
Oct. 2, 2014 Pingree Urges Social Security to Expedite Claims for More Disabled Veterans
Sept. 30, 2014 Letter to Carolyn Colvin, Commisioner of the Social Security Administration - Same Sex Couples and Social Security Benefits
Sept. 10, 2014 Expand Medicaid Now
June 20, 2014 Letter to Carolyn Colvin, Commissioner of Social Security Administration - Reconsideration of SSA Decisions
May 22, 2014 Letter to Carolyn Colvin, Social Security Administration Acting Commissioner- Same-Sex Spouses Deserve Equal Social Security Benefits
April 9, 2014 Statement on Governor LePage's Veto of Medicaid expansion
April 9, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Immediate Vote on Unemployment Insurance Deal
April 7, 2014 Senate Vote on Unemployment Insurance Welcome News
Feb. 20, 2014 Pingree Welcomes News that President Obama Will President Obama Will Protect Social Security in Budget
Feb. 19, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Exclude 'Chained CPI' from Budget
Jan. 30, 2014 Maine to get $5.4 million in LIHEAP funding this week
Jan. 29, 2014 Pingree Opposes Farm Bill, Says Legislation Does Little to Create Real Reform
Jan. 15, 2014 Pingree Says Maine Should Accept Federal Funding for Medicaid
Jan. 15, 2014 Pingree Votes for Budget Funding Bill to Avoid Shutdown, Fund Key Programs
Dec. 11, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Republicans Must Not Adjourn for Year without Extending Federal Unemployment Insurance
Nov. 22, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House, and Nancy Pelosi, Minority Leader of the House - Reps. Flores, Maffei Lead Bipartisan Effort to Pass Long-Term Fix to Medicare Sustainable Growth Rate
Oct. 2, 2013 Progressive Change Campaign Committee: Social Security Protectors
Sept. 19, 2013 Pingree to Vote Against Drastic Food Stamp Cuts
Sept. 18, 2013 Proposed Cuts to Food Stamp Program 'Outrageous'
Aug. 1, 2013 Statement on reports of Republican food stamp cuts
July 3, 2013 Leading Veterans Groups Join Call to Change Benefit Standards for Survivors of Military Sexual Assault
June 20, 2013 Pingree Statement on the Failure of House to Pass a Farm Bill
June 19, 2013 Providing for Further Consideration of H.R. 1947, Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2013
June 19, 2013 Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2013
June 14, 2013 Standing Up for Potatoes
June 12, 2013 Maine to get $21 million from Affordable Care Act to Help keep Seniors and People with Disabilities Living at Home
April 30, 2013 Turning Down Federal Funding for Medicaid Would Be Sending Maine Tax Dollars to Other States
April 19, 2013 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Acting Administrator for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
April 8, 2013 Statement on Reports that Obama Budget will Include "Chained CPI"
Feb. 15, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Medicare, Medicaid, and Social Security
Jan. 8, 2013 Federal Officials Protect Mainers from Medicaid Cuts
Dec. 13, 2012 Letter to President Obama - Medicare Eligibility
Dec. 7, 2012 Letter to House and Senate Leadership - Unemployment
Aug. 27, 2012 New Community Health Center Opens in Sanford
July 11, 2012 Congresswoman Pingree Responds to Gov. LePage Letter
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