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Rep. Charles Dent and health care reform

Representative Charles Dent
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Representative Charles Dent

Rep. Charlie Dent
House of Representatives
2455 Rayburn House Office Building
PA

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Rep. Charlie Dent
Suite 207
3900 Hamilton Boulevard
Allentown, PA 18103
Phone: 610-770-3490
Fax: 610-861-2624

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

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. Dent voted Yes, which we score as unfavorable.

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Medicare Resource Center blog posts mentioning Rep. Charles Dent

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 ...




Charles W. Dent: we're talking about 1/16 of our american economy but we haven't seen it yet. let's talk about what we do know. the bill that we have seen. the senate health care bill. this bill will increase taxes by more than a half a trillion dollars, it wil slash medicare by nearly a half a trillion dollars. all to create a $1 trillion entitlement program. families who purchase coverage on the individual market will

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 Homeland Security
  • Subcommittee on Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies
  • Committee on Ethics