Oklahoma Congressional delegation:

Sen. Thomas Coburn and health care reform

Senator Thomas Coburn
Senator Thomas Coburn

Sen. Tom Coburn
United States Senate
172 Russell Senate Office Building

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Sen. Tom Coburn
Suite 1820
100 North Broadway
Oklahoma City, OK 73102
Phone: 405-231-4941
Fax: 405-231-5051

Sen. Tom Coburn
Suite 800
1800 South Baltimore
Tulsa, OK 74119
Phone: 918-581-7651
Fax: 918-581-7195

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Sen. Thomas Coburn: key health care votes

5/25/2011 5:22 PM H.Con.Res.34: Ryan Budget Bill 2011

Status: Senate motion to proceed rejected 40-57, 3 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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Sen. Coburn voted Yes, which we score as unfavorable.

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Medicare Resource Center blog posts mentioning Sen. Thomas Coburn

Updated: Who voted to kill Medicare?

04/18/2011 4:04 PM -- Updated: Who voted to kill Medicare?The good news is that Ryan’s plan doesn’t appear likely to become law. The Democratic-controlled Senate and President Obama stand in its way. But the vote itself provides a stark ...

About Sen. Thomas Coburn

Current Office: Senator from Oklahoma
Name: Tom Coburn
Date Elected: 11/2/2004
Party: Republican

Background Information:

Gender: Male
Birth Date: 3/14/1948
Birth Place: Casper, WY
Religion: First Baptist Muskogee
Spouse: Wife, Carolyn
Children: 3
Grand Children: 7


  • MD, University of Oklahoma
  • BS, Oklahoma State University

Professional Experience:

  • Doctor
  • Businessperson

Political Experience:

  • U.S. House of Representatives


  • Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs
  • Subcommittee on Economic Policy
  • Subcommittee on Housing, Transportation, and Community Development
  • Subcommittee on Securities, Insurance, and Investment
  • Committee on Homeland Security & Governmental Affairs (Ranking Member)
  • Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations
  • Select Committee on Intelligence

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