background-image
doodle

Health Care

Advance Patient-Centered Health Care

McMorris Rodgers: Another Step Forward in Medical Innovation

Communications • May 6, 2015

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers (WA-05) issued the following statement today after the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) indicated they have decided to update Medicare’s coverage policy on speech-generating devices (SGDs). Their proposal addresses one of the issues mentioned in a bipartisan, bicameral letter sent last August to the Secretary of …

Read More

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 …

Read More

Health Care > Medicare | SGR

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

Communications • 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 and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015. “People across Eastern Washington elected me to lead – to put their best interests first, and to advocate for them in every way I …

Read More

Health Care > Obamacare

“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 …

Read More

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 …

Read More

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 …

Read More

Health Care

McMorris Rodgers: Empowering Americans With a Balanced Budget

Communications • 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 repeals Obamacare and makes the government accountable to you.” Republican Leadership Press Conference March 24, 2015 Participants: Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) Majority Whip Steve Scalise …

Read More

Health Care > Budget | Health Care

McMorris Rodgers: Empowering Americans With A Balanced Budget

Communications • 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 repeals Obamacare and makes the government accountable to you.” Republican Leadership Press Conference March 24, 2015 Participants: Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) Majority Whip Steve Scalise …

Read More

Health Care

“I am a 62 year old widow and have lost my insurance coverage.”

Communications • March 23, 2015

This week marks the 5th anniversary of ObamaCare being signed into law.  For five years, Americans have suffered the consequences of legislation that has massively – but hopefully not permanently – overhauled our nation’s health care system. If you’ll recall, the law was passed hastily with zero support from Republicans. Then-Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi …

Read More

Jobs > Health Care > Security > Budget

A Balanced Budget for a Stronger America (in GIFs)

Communications • March 17, 2015

Today the House Budget Committee released “A Balanced Budget for a Stronger America.”  It’s a plan to rein in Washington’s reckless spending, promote a healthy economy, protect our nation, and save and strengthen vital programs like Medicare for today’s seniors and tomorrow’s retirees. Here’s how we do it: Our proposal balances the budget in 10 years without raising …

Read More

1 / /12 /