Senator Nelson's 2007 Press Releases

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Icon: Press ReleaseNovember 21, 2007
Senator Nelson To Chair Medicaid Oversight Committee

Icon: Press ReleaseAugust 30, 2007
Bill by Senator Nelson Restores Focus on Health, Fitness

Icon: Press ReleaseMay 28, 2007
Final Version of Fitness Initiative Sent to Governor

Icon: Press ReleaseMay 28, 2007
Foster Care Reform Approved by House Committee

Icon: Press ReleaseMay 27, 2007
Medicaid Reform Sent to Governor's Desk

Icon: Press ReleaseMay 26, 2007
Status Report: Counting Down To Sine Die

Icon: Press ReleaseMay 24, 2007
Victory! Cancer Effort Clears Final Hurdle

Icon: Press ReleaseMay 23, 2007
Medicaid Reform Passes Texas House

Icon: Press ReleaseMay 22, 2007
Texas Senate Approves Cancer Institute

Icon: Media BroadcastMay 18, 2007
Press Conference on establishing the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas

Icon: Press ReleaseMay 17, 2007
Media Advisory

Icon: Press ReleaseMay 16, 2007
House Approves Protection for Seniors

Icon: Press ReleaseMay 16, 2007
MySpace.Com Education Bill Passes Texas House

Icon: Press ReleaseMay 15, 2007
House Approves Long-Term Care Partnership

Icon: Press ReleaseMay 2, 2007
House Approves Bill to Reduce Hospital Infections

Icon: Press ReleaseMay 2, 2007
HPV Education Bill Heading to Governor

Icon: Press ReleaseMay 1, 2007
Domestic Violence Prevention Bill Heading to Governor

Icon: Press ReleaseApril 25, 2007
Senate Approves TexLink to Spur Access to Health Coverage

Icon: Press ReleaseApril 23, 2007
CPS & Foster Care Reform Passes Senate

Icon: Media BroadcastApril 23, 2007
Press Conference on general health and wellness initiatives

Icon: Press ReleaseApril 16, 2007
Military Custody Bill Passes Texas Senate

Icon: Press ReleaseApril 16, 2007
Basic Health & Exercise Is Fundamental

Icon: Press ReleaseApril 4, 2007
Senate Approves Truth in Tolling, Battery Prevention Bills

Icon: Press ReleaseApril 4, 2007
Problems with Mesa Homes Highlight Need for SB 758

Icon: Press ReleaseApril 4, 2007
Senate Approves Reporting of Acquired Infections in Texas Hospitals

Icon: Press ReleaseApril 3, 2007
Bill Indemnifies Car Theft Victim from Impound Fees

Icon: Press ReleaseMarch 27, 2007
Fitness Initiative Advances in Texas Senate

Icon: Press ReleaseMarch 12, 2007
Senator Nelson & Representative Keffer Joint Statement on Informal Response from Attorney General

Icon: Media BroadcastMarch 12, 2007
Press Conference on Deep-Vein Thrombosis (DVT)

Icon: Press ReleaseMarch 8, 2007
Statement on Co-Authorship of SB 1267 Relating to Toll Contracts

Icon: Press ReleaseMarch 7, 2007
Senator Nelson Announces Cancer Institute

Icon: Press ReleaseMarch 6, 2007
Myspace.com Education Bill Advances in Senate

Icon: Media BroadcastMarch 1, 2007
Press Conference on Medicaid Reform Plan

Icon: Press ReleaseMarch 1, 2007
Senator Nelson Announces Medicaid Reform Plan

Icon: Press ReleaseFebruary 28, 2007
Legislation Requires Full Disclosure of Toll Projects

Icon: Media BroadcastFebruary 21, 2007
Press Conference on Advocacy for Victims of Domestic Violence

Icon: Press ReleaseFebruary 21, 2007
Senator Nelson Co-Authors Legislation Placing AEDs in Schools

Icon: Press ReleaseFebruary 19, 2007
Senator Nelson Offers New Reforms for CPS, Foster Care

Icon: Media BroadcastFebruary 8, 2007
Press Conference on Promoting Health and Fitness Among Students

Icon: Press ReleaseFebruary 8, 2007
Fitness Initiative Promotes Health Among Students

Icon: Press ReleaseFebruary 6, 2007
Media Advisory: News Conference Regarding Student Fitness

Icon: Press ReleaseFebruary 6, 2007
Alzheimer Association Honors Senator Nelson

Icon: Media BroadcastFebruary 6, 2007
Press Conference on Alzheimer's Care and Research

Icon: Press ReleaseFebruary 5, 2007
Senator Nelson & Representative Keffer Call On Governor To Pull Down Emergency Order On HPV Vaccine

Icon: Media BroadcastFebruary 5, 2007
Press Conference on Governor Perry's HPV Vaccine Order

Icon: Press ReleaseJanuary 24, 2007
Senator Nelson Proposes New Rules for Specialty Hospitals

Icon: Press ReleaseJanuary 24, 2007
Legislation Aims to Reduce Acquired Infections at Hospitals

Icon: Press ReleaseJanuary 15, 2007
Senator Nelson Re-appointed Chair of Health Committee

Icon: Press ReleaseJanuary 11, 2007
Senator Nelson Files Bill to Prevent Fraud in Day Care Program

Icon: Press ReleaseJanuary 9, 2007
Senator Nelson Takes Oath of Office for 4-Year Term