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Jul 30, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – In the wake of two disturbing reports detailing the deficiencies in the quality of care delivered to some Medicare hospice enrollees, Ways and Means Committee Chairman Richard E.

Jul 30, 2019 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Ways and Means Committee Chairman Richard E.
Jul 17, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – House Ways and Means Chairman Richard Neal (D-MA) and Senate Finance Committee Ranking Member Ron Wyden (D-OR) today issued a joint statement after the announcement of a final rule by the Trump Administration that would ease restrictions on arbitration agreements that nursing homes can use to limit legal action in the event of harm or death of a patient.

Jul 16, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, the Ways and Means Committee announced the creation of the “Rural and Underserved Communities Health Task Force.” A bipartisan group of four co-chairs will lead the new effort: Rep. Danny K. Davis (D-IL), Rep. Terri Sewell (D-AL), Rep. Brad Wenstrup (R-OH), and Rep. Jodey Arrington (R-TX).

Jul 9, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Richard E. Neal (D-MA) issued the following statement in advance of this afternoon’s oral arguments in the Texas v. United States case before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 5th Circuit: 

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Chair

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Lloyd Doggett
Texas ~ 35

Democratic Members

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Mike Thompson
California ~ 05
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Ron Kind
Wisconsin ~ 03
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Earl Blumenauer
Oregon ~ 03
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Brian Higgins
New York ~ 26
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Terri Sewell
Alabama ~ 07
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Judy Chu
California ~ 27
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Dwight Evans
Pennsylvania ~ 03
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Bradley Schneider
Illinois ~ 10
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Jimmy Gomez
California ~ 34
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Steven Horsford
Nevada ~ 04

Ranking Member

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Devin Nunes
California ~ 22

Republican Members

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Vern Buchanan
Florida ~ 16
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Adrian Smith
Nebraska ~ 03
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Kenny Marchant
Texas ~ 24
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Tom Reed
New York ~ 23
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Mike Kelly
Pennsylvania ~ 16
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George Holding
North Carolina ~ 02