Pennsylvania Congressional delegation:

Rep. Charles Dent and health care reform

Representative Charles Dent
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Representative Charles Dent

Rep. Charlie Dent
House of Representatives
2211 Rayburn House Office Building
PA

Local Offices

Rep. Charlie Dent
Suite 207
3900 Hamilton Boulevard
Allentown, PA 18103
Phone: 610-770-3490
Fax: 610-770-3498

Rep. Charlie Dent
61 North 3rd Street
Hamburg, PA 19526
Phone: 610-562-4281
Fax: 610-562-4352

Rep. Charlie Dent
Suite 2
250 West Chocolate Avenue
Hershey, PA 17033
Phone: 717-533-3959
Fax: 717-533-3979

Rep. Charlie Dent
342 West Main Street
Annville, PA 17003
Phone: 717-867-1026
Fax: 717-867-1540

Share how Rep. Dent votes:



Rep. Charles Dent: key health care votes

3/29/2012 3:27 PM H.R.151: Ryan Budget Bill 2012

Status: House passed

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]

Thumbs Down

Rep. Dent voted Yes, which we score as unfavorable.

4/15/2011 2:23 PM H.R.277: Ryan Budget Bill 2011

Status: House passed

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]

Thumbs Down

Rep. Dent voted Yes, which we score as unfavorable.

11/19/2009 4:29 PM H.R.909: Revising Physician Fee Schedules, Reinstatement of PAYGO

Status: House passed

On Passage: H R 3961 Medicare Physician Payment Reform Act of 2009 [more]

Thumbs Down

Rep. Dent voted No, which we score as unfavorable.

7/15/2008 4:48 PM H.R.491: Medicare Bill

Status: House passed

Passage, Objections of the President Not Withstanding: H R 6331 Medicare Improvements for Patients and Providers Act [more]

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

1/12/2007 2:22 PM H.R.23: Medicare Prescription Drug Price Negotiation Act

Status: House passed

On Passage: H R 4 Medicare Prescription Drug Price Negotiation Act [more]

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Rep. Dent voted No, which we score as unfavorable.

See how Rep. Charles Dent votes on Medicare legislation.


About Rep. Charles Dent

Current Office: Representative from Pennsylvania
Name: Charlie Dent
Date Elected: 11/2/2004
District: PA_15
Party: Republican

Background Information:

Gender: Male
Birth Date: 5/24/1960
Birth Place: Allentown
Religion: Presbyterian
Spouse: Wife, Pamela
Children: 3

Education:

  • MA, Lehigh University
  • BA, Penn State University

Professional Experience:

  • University official

Political Experience:

  • Pennsylvania Senate
  • Pennsylvania House of Representatives

Committees:

  • Committee on Appropriations
  • Subcommittee on State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs
  • Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies
  • Subcommittee on Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies (Chairman)
  • Committee on Ethics (Chairman)