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Bucshon: One-Party Democrat Rule is Failing Hoosiers

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WASHINGTON – Today marks the one-year anniversary since President Biden assumed the presidency with Democrats in control of both the House and Senate. In response, U.S. Congressman Larry Bucshon, M.D. released the following statement reflecting on the past year under one-party Democrat rule and how Hoosiers have been hurt by the Democrats’ policies. “In the one year since President Biden assumed o...

Bucshon: Supreme Court was Right to Reject Vaccine Mandate, Protect Hoosiers’ Freedom

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WASHINGTON – U.S Congressman Larry Bucshon, M.D. released the following statement in response to today’s Supreme Court decision that protected the rights of Hoosier employees and employers by striking down President Biden’s private employer vaccine mandate in a 6-3 decision. “I agree with the Supreme Court’s decision to reject the imposition of vaccine mandates for private businesses. The administ...

Bucshon Statement on Highest Inflation Rates in 40 Years

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WASHINGTON – U.S Congressman Larry Bucshon, M.D. released the following statement in response to today’s announcement that U.S. inflation has risen to its highest rate since 1982. “In the one year since President Biden was elected, inflation has risen a staggering 7 percent. In Indiana, this means that the cost of groceries, gas, and rent continue to climb while Hoosiers’ hard-earned dollars conti...

YEAR IN REVIEW: In 2021, Dr. Bucshon Fights for Hoosiers, Delivers for Indiana

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WASHINGTON – In 2021, U.S. Congressman Larry Bucshon, M.D. (R-Ind.-08) fought for Indiana’s best interests by sponsoring legislation, letters, and more to support Hoosiers in Southwest and West Central Indiana. Beyond his legislative work, Dr. Bucshon has the privilege of being able to help Hoosiers who are struggling with federal agencies and has helped nearly 700 constituents navigate the bureau...

PHOTOS: Rep. Bucshon Tours Huck’s Gas Station, Discusses America’s Energy Crisis

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NEWBURGH – Today, U.S. Congressman Larry Bucshon, M.D. (R-Ind.-08) toured a Huck’s Gas Station in Newburgh. There, he discussed the impacts of America’s energy crisis on Hoosiers, specifically, the rising prices at the pump as well as rapidly growing supply chain woes. “Right now, Hoosiers and all Americans are dealing with the disastrous consequences of President Biden’s energy policies. Gas pric...

CBO: Making Democrat Tax and Spend Policies Permanent Cost $4.9 Trillion, Adds $3 trillion to Deficit

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WASHINGTON – U.S. Congressman Larry Bucshon, M.D. (R-Ind.-08) released the following statement following the Congressional Budget Office’s announcement on Friday that by making permanent policies in the Democrats’ socialist tax and spend legislation – which were written by Democrats as temporary policies to hide the true cost of the legislation – will cost $4.9 trillion and add $3 trillion to the ...

Bucshon Votes to Pass the National Defense Authorization Act

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WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Larry Bucshon, M.D. (R-Ind.-08) voted in support of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for Fiscal Year 2022. “I am proud to support the National Defense Authorization Act for fiscal year 2022 that will provide critical funds to support a robust military, provide a pay raise for our troops, and strengthen the ability of our armed forces to combat global th...

Bucshon Votes Against Paving the Way for a Debt Ceiling Increase, Condemns Politization of Seniors’ Access to Care

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WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Larry Bucshon, M.D. (R-Ind.-08) voted against paving the way for a debt ceiling increase and condemned Speaker Pelosi and House Democrats for politicizing a fix for Medicare provider reimbursement cuts, which have always been a highly bipartisan issue. “After weeks of negotiations that I have been intimately involved in, Congress had reached an agreement to stave of...

Bucshon Leads Letter with Over 100 GOP Colleagues Opposing New CMS Vaccine Mandate

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WASHINGTON – Congressmen Larry Bucshon, M.D. (R-Ind.-08) and Vern Buchanan (R-Fla.-16) today led a letter signed by 113 of their colleagues opposing the Biden administration’s vaccine mandate for Medicare and Medicaid service providers. In a letter to Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Administrator Chiquita Brooks-LaSure, the members urged the administration to abandon the new feder...

ICYMI: Boston Globe Article: Congress moved to protect Americans from surprise medical bills, but some lawmakers worry the coming rule favors insurers

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WASHINGTON – In a recent Boston Globe article, U.S. Congressman Larry Bucshon, M.D.’s (R-Ind.-08) call for the Biden administration to uphold congressional intent of the bipartisan No Surprises Act was highlighted after the Department of Health and Human Services and other agencies released a rule that does not align with the law Congress passed last year. Earlier this month, Dr. Bucshon was among...

Bucshon Calls on President Biden to Return America to Energy Independence

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WASHINGTON – U.S. Congressman Larry Bucshon (R-Ind.-08) issued the following statement in response to President Biden's decision to release 50 million barrels of crude oil from the nation’s Strategic Petroleum Reserve. “President Biden’s decision to release approximately three days worth of oil from the Strategic Petroleum Reserve is nothing more than an attempt to distract Americans from the disa...

Congressman Bucshon Votes Against Biden’s Budget Buster

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WASHINGTON – Congressman Larry Bucshon M.D. (R-Ind.-08) today voted against President Biden’s Budget Buster, H.R. 5376. This spending scam comes with a $1.7 trillion-dollar price tag and will add $367 billion to the deficit. This will lead to higher prices for everyday goods, increased regulation, and no action to address the crippling supply chain issues affecting our country. In Indiana, there a...

Reps. Bucshon and Bera Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Stop Physician Pay Cuts Under Medicare

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WASHINGTON – U.S. Representatives Larry Bucshon, M.D. (R-Ind.) and Ami Bera, M.D. (D-Calif.) today announced the introduction of bipartisan legislation to provide critical relief to physicians responding to the COVID-19 pandemic who are currently scheduled to receive Medicare payment cuts next year. The Supporting Medicare Providers Act of 2021 (H.R. 6020) would extend the 2021 Medicare physician ...

PHOTOS: Bucshon Attends the Unveiling of the 2021 Presidential Turkeys

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WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Congressman Larry Bucshon (R-Ind.-08) attended the National Turkey Federation’s official unveiling of the 2021 Presidential Turkeys. At the event, Phil Seger, Chairman of the National Turkey Federation and Vice President of Live Turkey Operations for Farbest Farms, announced the names of the two turkeys to be pardoned during tomorrow’s 74th Presidential Turkey Pardon. The ...

Bucshon Statement on the Biggest Inflation Surge in 30 Years

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WASHINGTON – Congressman Larry Bucshon, M.D. (R-Ind.-08) released the following statement after a report came out that U.S. consumer prices reached 6.2% in October, the highest inflation rate America has seen in more than 30 years. “Inflation rose at a rate not seen in the US in 30 years last month, leaving Hoosiers with costs that are over 6.2% higher than this time last year. This news comes jus...