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Jackie Speier's Public Statements on Issue: Health and Health Care

Full Name: Karen 'Jackie' Lorraine Jacqueline Speier
Office: U.S. House (CA) - District 14, Democratic
First Elected: 04/08/2008
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 14
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 3, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: Barry; 2 Children: Jackson, Stephanie
Birth Date: 05/14/1950
Birth Place: San Francisco, CA
Home City: San Francisco, CA
Religion: Catholic
Date Title
June 11, 2014 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act 2015
June 10, 2014 Condemning the Mass Shooting in Isla Vista California
May 28, 2014 Congresswomen Speier Outraged by Report Revealing 1,700 Veterans Overlooked by Phoenix Veterans Affairs Facility
May 22, 2014 Congresswomen Speier Amendments added to NDAA
April 4, 2014 Letter to Harold Rogers, Nita Lowey, Jack Kingston, and Rosa DeLauro - Increase Funding for the National Institutes of Health
March 27, 2014 Letter to Darrell Issa, Chairman Committee on Oversight and Government Reform - Investigate E-Cigarette Industry
March 17, 2014 Letter to Rodney Frelinghuysen, John Culberson, Pete Visclosky, Sanford Bishop - Increase Funding for Military and Veteran Suicide Prevention and Outreach Programs
Jan. 7, 2014 Letter to Hal Rogers, Chairman of the House of Representatives Committee on Appropriations, Nita Lowey, Ranking Member of the House of Representatives Committee on Appropriations, Barbara Mikulski, Chairwoman of the Senate Committee on Appropriations, and Richard Shelby, Vice Chairman of the Senate Committee on Appropriations - Assist FDA
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
Oct. 28, 2013 Congresswoman Speier To Host Candid Talk With Combat Veterans
Oct. 18, 2013 Letter to Director Dr. Thomas Frieden, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - Do Not Muzzle Independent Lead Poisoning Prevention Group
Aug. 20, 2013 Advisory: Congresswoman Speier To Speak To Small Business Owners About Health Care Insurance Options
Aug. 2, 2013 Letter to Secretary Kathleen Sebelius, Department of Health and Human Services - Reevaluate Discriminatory Blood Donation Policy
Aug. 1, 2013 Congresswoman Speier Unveils "Promoting Integrity in Medicare Act Of 2013"
June 20, 2013 Rep. Bera and Coalition of Women's Health Champions Introduce Bill Calling for National Women's Wellness Public Awareness Campaign
May 16, 2013 Rep Speier Re-Introduces Veterans Nutrition Bill
May 3, 2013 Letter to Charles T. Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Incinerators in Afghanistan
April 22, 2013 Letter to Honorable John Culberson, Chair, and Honorable Sanford Bishop, Ranking Member, Subcommittee on Military Construction, Veterans' Affairs and Related Agencies - VA Backlog
Aug. 14, 2012 Pacifica Tribune - Rep. Jackie Speier introduces Veterans Nutrition Bill
Aug. 2, 2012 Rep Speier Introduces Veterans Nutrition Bill
May 31, 2012 Food and Drug Administration Reform Act of 2012
May 17, 2012 San Francisco Chronicle
April 30, 2012 Congresswoman Jackie Speier to Address Student Loan Debt Crisis
April 18, 2012 Health Care Discrimination
March 21, 2012 Talking Points Memo - Dems Go All in Touting Health Care Reform to Women
March 20, 2012 Press Conference by House Democratic Women, on the Affordable Care Act's Benefits for Women
March 20, 2012 CNSNews.com - Rep. Speier: "Women Will Attain the Position of First Class Citizens' Under Obamacare
March 20, 2012 Press Conference by Congressmen John B. Larson, Xavier Becerra and Rep. Jackie Speier
Feb. 3, 2012 Statement: Congresswoman Jackie Speier Responds To Komen Reversal
Feb. 1, 2012 Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure
Nov. 22, 2011 Letter to Chairmen Leahy and Granger, and Ranking Members Graham and Lowey
Nov. 1, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner
Oct. 14, 2011 Letter to Co-Chairmen Murray and Hensarling of the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction
Oct. 13, 2011 Letter to Members of the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction
Sept. 22, 2011 Speier Reintroduces Legislation to Improve Treatment of Childhood Cancer Survivors
Aug. 19, 2011 Speier Statement on the President's Economic Growth and Deficit Reduction Speech
July 15, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack H. Obama, President of the United States
July 8, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack H. Obama, President of the United States
June 30, 2011 San Mateo Daily Journal - Honoring the Ultimate Sacrifice
June 23, 2011 Speier Introduces Legislation to Extend Health Care Benefits to LGBT Couples and Families
May 16, 2011 Letter to President Obama
April 5, 2011 Speier Introduces Legislation to Protect Patients, Eliminate Waste in Medicare
April 1, 2011 Congresswoman Yvette D. Clarke Reintroduces H.R. 1319, the Global Sexual & Reproductive Health Act
Feb. 18, 2011 Speier Statement on Passage of the Pence Amendment
Jan. 25, 2011 Speier Cosponsors Legislation to Prevent Unfair Health Insurance Rate Hikes
Jan. 21, 2011 The Sacramento Bee - What We Can Learn from Another Tragedy
Jan. 19, 2011 Statement: Congresswoman Jackie Speier Responds to Republican Vote in the House to Repeal Health Care Reform
Jan. 19, 2011 Repealing the Job-Killing Health Care Law Act
Jan. 5, 2011 Congresswoman Speier Introduces Measure to Help Troops FightSuicides and Aftereffects of Traumatic Brain Injuries
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