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Rep. Edward Pastor and health care reform

Representative Edward Pastor

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Representative Edward Pastor

Rep. Ed Pastor
House of Representatives
2465 Rayburn House Office Building
AZ

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Rep. Ed Pastor
Suite 150
411 North Central Avenue
Phoenix, AZ 85004
Phone: 602-256-0551
Fax: 602-257-9103

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Rep. Edward Pastor: key health care votes

3/29/2012 3:27 PM H.Con.Res.112: Ryan Budget Bill 2012

Status: House passed 228-191, 12 not voting

This bill would end Medicare as we know it, replacing it with a voucher system for seniors to buy health insurance coverage on the open market. Actuaries say the amount of the vouchers would not be enough for seniors to replace the coverage they would lose with the end of Medicare. [more]

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

4/15/2011 2:23 PM H.Con.Res.34: Ryan Budget Bill 2011

Status: House passed 235-193, 4 not voting

This bill would end Medicare as we know it, replacing it with a voucher system for seniors to buy health insurance coverage on the open market. Actuaries say the amount of the vouchers would not be enough for seniors to replace the coverage they would lose with the end of Medicare. [more]

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

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Ed Pastor: members and staff who've worked diligently to bring this bipartisan bill to the floor. mr. speaker, as i have said before and will continue to say, so much of our work thus far in congress has moved us in the direction of creating more jobs. whether it was passing the budget or work on health care, clean energy, education, the recovery act, the green schools bill, and even the water

About Rep. Edward Pastor

Current Office: Representative from Arizona
Name: Ed Pastor
Date Elected: 9/24/1991
District: AZ_07
Party: Democrat

Background Information:

Nick Name: Ed
Gender: Male
Birth Date: 6/28/1943
Birth Place: Claypool, AZ
Spouse: Wife, Verma
Children: 2
Grand Children: 3

Education:

  • JD, Arizona State University
  • BA, Arizona State University

Professional Experience:

  • Chemistry teacher
  • Deputy Director, Guadalupe Organization, Inc.

Organizational Memberships:

  • Neighborhood Housing Services of America
  • National Job Corps Alumni Association
  • National Student Leadership Foundation
  • National Association of Latino Elected & Appointed Officials
  • Neighborhood Housing Services of America
  • National Job Corps Alumni Association

Political Experience:

  • Maricopa County Board of Supervisors
  • Governor Raul Castro's staff

Committees:

  • Committee on Appropriations
  • Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development
  • Subcommittee on Financial Services and General Government
  • Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence

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