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Drs. Bucshon & Ruiz Introduce Clinical Trial Modernization Act

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WASHINGTON – On Wednesday, Congressman Larry Bucshon, M.D. (R-IN-08) and Congressman Raul Ruiz, M.D. (D-CA-25) introduced bipartisan legislation (H.R. 8412) to improve participation in clinical trials by underrepresented populations. The Clinical Trial Modernization Act builds on the successes of clinical trials legislation passed into law last Congress by addressing economic…

Dr. Bucshon’s Statement on House Passage of Deploying American Blockchains Act

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WASHINGTON – U.S. Representative Larry Bucshon, M.D. (R-IN-08), a senior member of the House Energy and Commerce Committee, issued the following statement after the House of Representatives passed the Promoting Resilient Supply Chains Act (H.R. 6571).  Dr. Bucshon introduced H.R. 6571 with U.S. Representative Lisa Blunt Rochester (D-DE-At Large), which will help ensure the…

Dr. Bucshon’s Statement on House Passage of the Promoting Resilient Supply Chains Act

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WASHINGTON – U.S. Representative Larry Bucshon, M.D. (R-IN-08), a senior member of the House Energy and Commerce Committee, issued the following statement after the House of Representatives passed the Promoting Resilient Supply Chains Act (H.R. 6571).  Dr. Bucshon introduced H.R. 6571 with U.S. Representative Lisa Blunt Rochester (D-DE-At Large), which will help ensure the…

Dr. Bucshon’s Statement on House Passage of ADVANCE Act

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WASHINGTON – U.S. Representative Larry Bucshon, M.D. (R-IN-08), a senior member of the House Energy and Commerce Committee, issued the following statement after the House of Representatives passed on Wednesday, May 8, 2024, the Accelerating Deployment of Versatile, Advanced Nuclear for Clean Energy (ADVANCE) Act, which will help expand the use of nuclear energy, as part of S.…

Bucshon, DeGette Release Statement on Burdensome FDA Rule Regulating Lab-Developed Tests

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WASHINGTON D.C. — Today, Congressman Larry Bucshon, M.D. (IN-08) and Congresswoman Diana DeGette (CO-01) released the following statement after the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) finalized a rule regulating lab-developed tests (LDTs), a subset of in-vitro clinical tests (IVCTs). “Rational oversight of in-vitro diagnostics, including laboratory-developed tests, is vital for innovation…

Dr. Bucshon Announces Winner of 2024 Eighth District Congressional Art Competition

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EVANSVILLE – U.S. Representative Larry Bucshon, M.D. (R-IN-08) announced Jaylee Farrar, a student at Vincennes Lincoln High School, as the 2024 winner of the Eighth District Congressional Art Competition.  This competition is part of a nationwide visual art competition to recognize the artistic endeavors of high school students. The winning piece of artwork was chosen out…

Dr. Bucshon’s Statement on Passage of National Security Supplemental Appropriations

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WASHINGTON – U.S. Representative Larry Bucshon, M.D. (R-IN-08) issued the following statement after the House of Representatives passed a national security supplemental appropriations package, which will provide resources to Israel, Ukraine, the Indo-Pacific, and address other national security matters: “I came of age during the presidency of Ronald Reagan, and I believe as he…

Dr. Bucshon’s Statement on Return of Direct Air Service between Evansville and Chicago

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WASHINGTON – U.S. Representative Larry Bucshon, M.D. (R-IN-08) issued the following statement after Evansville Regional Airport officials announced the resumption of American Airlines’ direct air service between Evansville Regional Airport (EVV) and Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport (ORD): “Today’s announcement regarding American Airlines’ decision to restore direct air…

Dr. Bucshon’s Statement on Japanese Prime Minister Kishida’s Address to Congress

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WASHINGTON – U.S. Representative Larry Bucshon, M.D. (R-IN-08), who is a Co-Chair of the Congressional Study Group on Japan and served as a House member on the official escort committee for the Prime Minister’s address, released the statement following Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida’s address to a Joint Meeting of Congress: “The United States-Japan relationship is one of…

Dr. Bucshon Introduces Bill to Improve Access to Supplemental Oxygen

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WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Representative Larry Bucshon, M.D. (R-IN-08) joined a bipartisan group of Members of Congress to introduce the Supplemental Oxygen Access Reform (SOAR) Act. The legislation makes critical reforms to improve access to supplemental oxygen for Medicare beneficiaries. Dr. Bucshon was joined in introduction by Reps. David Valadao (CA-22), Julia…