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Rep. Nita Lowey and health care reform

Representative Nita Lowey
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Representative Nita Lowey

Rep. Nita M. Lowey
House of Representatives
2365 Rayburn House Office Building
NY

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Rep. Nita M. Lowey
#312
222 Mamaroneck Avenue
White Plains, NY 10605-1303
Phone: 914-428-1707
Fax: 914-328-1505

Rep. Nita M. Lowey
#101
67 North Main Street
New City, NY 10956
Phone: 845-639-3485
Fax: 845-634-4079

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Rep. Nita Lowey: key health care votes

5/3/2011 6:22 PM H.R.285: Repealing Funding for State Health Benefit Exchanges

Status: House passed

To repeal mandatory funding provided to states in the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to establish American Health Benefit Exchanges. [more]

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Rep. Lowey voted No, which we score as a pro-consumer vote.

1/19/2011 5:53 PM H.R.14: Repealing the Health Care Bill

Status: House passed

1/19/2011--Passed House amended. Repealing the Job-Killing Health Care Law Act - Repeals the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, effective as of its enactment. Restores provisions of law amended by such Act. Repeals the health care provisions of the Health Care and Education and Reconciliation Act of 2010, effective as of the Act's enactment. Restores provisions of law amended by the Act's health care provisions. [more]

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Rep. Lowey voted No, which we score as a pro-consumer vote.

3/21/2010 11:37 PM H.R.167: Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010

Status: House passed

These were House amendments to the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, making financing and revenue changes. It made some adjustments to the health reform bill to mollify House Democrats who had sought a more aggressive reform bill [more]

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Rep. Lowey voted Yes, which we score as a pro-consumer vote.

3/21/2010 10:49 PM H.R.165: Affordable Care Act (’Obamacare’)

Status: House passed

On Motion to Concur in Senate Amendments: H R 3590 Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act [more]

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Rep. Lowey voted Yes, which we score as a pro-consumer vote.

11/7/2009 11:16 PM H.R.887: Affordable Health Care for America Act

Status: House passed

This was the first vote on a health reform bill and was basically the Democrats’ version. A different bill ended up becoming law. [more]

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Rep. Lowey voted Yes, which we score as a pro-consumer vote.

1/14/2009 2:45 PM H.R.16: Childrens Health Insurance Program Reauthorization and Expansion

Status: House passed

On Passage: H R 2 Children’s Health Insurance Program Reauthorization Act of 2009 [more]

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Rep. Lowey voted Yes, which we score as a pro-consumer vote.

See how Rep. Nita Lowey votes on Medicare legislation.


About Rep. Nita Lowey

Current Office: Representative from New York
Name: Nita M. Lowey
Date Elected: 11/8/1988
District: NY_17
Party: Democrat

Background Information:

Gender: Female
Birth Date: 7/5/1937
Birth Place: Bronx
Spouse: Husband, Stephen Lowey
Children: 3
Grand Children: 8

Education:

  • BA, Mount Holyoke College

Professional Experience:

  • Public official

Political Experience:

  • New York Assistant Secretary of State

Committees:

  • Committee on Appropriations (Ranking Member)
  • Subcommittee on State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs (Ranking Member)