Health Care

Weekly Republican Address: Dr. Phil Roe (R-TN)

Communications • March 28, 2015

Dr. Phil Roe (R-TN) delivers the Weekly Republican Address. In the address, he discusses bipartisan legislation the House passed this week to strengthen Medicare and permanently repeal the Sustainable Growth Rate (SGR) formula, marking the first real entitlement reform in nearly two decades. Transcript Hello, I’m Dr. Phil Roe, and I have the great honor …

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This Week in 5 Videos

Communications • March 27, 2015

The House made history this week by passing H.R. 2, the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 in strong bipartisan fashion. This is the first real entitlement reform in nearly two decades and an example of what can be accomplished when Democrats and Republicans are able to work together. The House also passed ‘A Balanced Budget …

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10 Questions: Rep. Dan Newhouse (R-WA)

Communications • March 27, 2015

America’s New Congress is filled with hundreds of Members and thousands of stories. Each week, GOP.gov will introduce you to a new House Republican with “10 Questions.” This week’s Featured Member is Rep. Dan Newhouse, who represents the 4th Congressional District of Washington. Rep. Newhouse was sworn into office on January 6, 2015, and he serves on three …

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“I was told in September 2014 that I could not work more than 29.5 hours a week due to ObamaCare.”

Communications • March 27, 2015

ObamaCare turns five this week, but not many Americans are celebrating. The President promised his health care overhaul would lower costs and improve access to care. Instead, all we’ve seen are rising premiums, canceled plans, and a failed website with a $1.7 billion price tag. This week, House Republicans have highlighted the stories of men and women from across the …

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Points of View

Communications • March 26, 2015

This week marked the five-year anniversary of the President’s broken health care law. House Republicans responded with a solution. Below, listen and read what House Republicans had to say about our plan to balance the budget, protect Medicare, and put health care decisions back into the hands of American families. House Committee on Homeland Security Chairman Michael …

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“Obama has said his team would not have launched the site had it known how badly it would perform.”

Communications • March 26, 2015

ObamaCare turns five this week, but not many Americans are celebrating. The President promised his health care overhaul would lower costs and improve access to care. Instead, all we’ve seen are rising premiums, canceled plans, and a failed website with a $1.7 billion price tag. To commemorate the 5-year anniversary of ObamaCare being signed into law, the House …

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Who’s Got the #BetterBudget? You Decide.

Communications • March 25, 2015

This was a pivotal week on the House floor: House Republicans shared their vision for a better, stronger America. It’s a vision for governing – one that puts people first, not Washington. Contrary to President Obama’s out-of-touch, top-down approach to governing, The Balanced Budget for a Stronger America puts America on a fiscally responsible path …

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“Obama had said I could keep my doctor. Now they’re doing away with my doctor.”

Communications • March 25, 2015

ObamaCare turns five this week, but not many Americans are celebrating. The President promised his health care overhaul would lower costs and improve access to care. Instead, all we’ve seen are rising premiums, canceled plans, and a failed website with a $1.7 billion price tag. To commemorate the 5-year anniversary of ObamaCare being signed into law, the House …

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Health Care

Let’s Strengthen Medicare — For Good

Rep. Phil Roe • March 25, 2015

As co-chairman of the GOP Doctors Caucus, I have spent the last three years working with my physician colleagues in Congress to address many issues in health care. Founded in 2009, the Caucus has allowed Republican doctors and nurses in Congress to collaborate in an unprecedented way. We’ve stood firm against the president’s health care …

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Health Care

“I’m paying more than twice what I paid before ObamaCare.”

Communications • March 24, 2015

This week marks the 5th anniversary of ObamaCare being signed into law. Over the last five years, the government has spent $42 billion in regulatory costs and over $1.5 billion on a failed website. Plan prices continue to increase, and Medicare Advantage registrants have seen a $1,300 cut in benefits. Each day this week, we’ll share …

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McMorris Rodgers: Certainty for American Seniors, Children, and Families

March 26, 2015

WASHINGTON, DC – House Republican Conference Chair Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) released the following statement today after the House passed H.R. 2, the Medicare Access …

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McMorris Rodgers: A Budget That Makes People’s Lives Better

March 26, 2015

WASHINGTON, DC – House Republican Conference Chair Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) released the following statement today after the House passed the FY 2016 Budget Resolution, …

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McMorris Rodgers: Empowering Americans With a Balanced Budget

March 24, 2015

“The people are different, but their stories are the same: Obamacare has made their lives worse. That’s why the Balanced Budget for a Stronger America …

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McMorris Rodgers: Setting EPA Standards with Peer Reviewed Research

March 18, 2015

“Our environment is a priority — not only for Americans today, but for those to come long after us. Through peer-reviewed science, the EPA can …

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McMorris Rodgers: Israel’s Election Reaffirms Our Friendship and Priorities

March 18, 2015

“Now, as Israeli society pulls together after this hard-fought election, so too should the United States and Israel recommit to their close partnership and undiminished …

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