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Kidney Caucus Celebrates 50 Years Milestone of Medicare’s Dialysis Benefit

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WASHINGTON – Today, Representatives Larry Bucshon, M.D. (R-Ind.-08) and Suzan DelBene (D-Wash.-01), co-chairs of the Congressional Kidney Caucus, released the following statement on the 50th anniversary of the passage of Medicare’s End-Stage Renal Disease (ESRD) Program:   “37 million Americans are living with kidney disease and Medicare’s End-Stage Renal Disease…

Reps. Bucshon, Banks Release Statement Regarding Call with Air Force Inspector General Investigating Politico Leak

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WASHINGTON – Representative Larry Bucshon, M.D., and House Armed Services Committee Member Representative Jim Banks released the following statement after Air Force Inspector General Lt Gen Stephen Davis confirmed the Air Force Personnel Center’s illegal release of Indiana 1st Congressional District candidate and Air Force veteran Lt Col Jennifer-Ruth Green’s confidential…

Bucshon Highlights Resources for Seniors looking to Enroll in Medicare

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WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Representative Larry Bucshon, M.D. (R-Ind.-08) highlights resources for seniors eligible to enroll in the Medicare program.    “Over a million Hoosiers are currently enrolled in either a traditional Medicare plan or a Medicare Advantage plan. These health care plans help seniors across the state and the country receive quality patient…

Bucshon Statement on Biden Administration Announcement to Deplete Critical Energy Reserves To Lower Fuel Prices Ahead of November

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WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Representative Larry Bucshon, M.D. (R-Ind.-08), a senior member of the House Energy and Commerce Committee, released the following statement after President Biden announced a plan to sell another 15 million barrels of oil from the Strategic Petroleum Reserve (SPR) in a bid to dampen fuel prices ahead of next month’s elections. This…

VIDEO: Rep. Bucshon Releases Video Highlighting the High Prices at the Pump

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WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Representative Larry Bucshon, M.D. (R-Ind.-08) released a video discussing the high prices at the pump while in Vermillion and Vigo counties.    “I’m pumping some gas in my car today and it’s $4.09 per gallon. Look, we need to flip the script here and get back to more energy independence. My constituents and people across the country…

Bucshon Statement on Surging Cost of Living

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WASHINGTON – U.S. Representative Larry Bucshon, M.D. (R-Ind.-08) issued the following statement after the Consumer Price Index (CPI) report showed inflation rose 0.4% in September, keeping core inflation at a 40 year high.    “Hoosiers are struggling – their budgets are stretched thin, savings drained, and they are being forced to sacrifice the goods and…

Bucshon Statement on Announcement to Release 10M Barrels from the Strategic Petroleum Reserve

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WASHINGTON – U.S. Representative Larry Bucshon, M.D. (R-Ind.-08) issued the following statement on the Biden Administration’s plan to release 10 million more barrels from the Strategic Petroleum Reserve in the wake of OPEC+ cuts. The Strategic Petroleum Reserve is a stockpile of petroleum maintained by the Department of Energy to use in the event of an…

Bucshon Cosponsors Bipartisan Resolution Designating October as National Dyslexia Awareness Month

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WASHINGTON – Yesterday, U.S. Representative Larry Bucshon, M.D. (R-Ind.-08) joined Congressional Dyslexia Caucus Co- Chair, Representative Bruce Westerman (R-Ark.-04), Representative Steven Palazzo (R-Miss.-04), Representative Brian Fitzpatrick (R-Penn.-01), Representative Susan DelBene (D-Wash.-01), and Representative Buddy Carter (R-Ga.-01) to designate October 2022 as…

Rep. Bucshon Makes a Commitment to America

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WASHINGTON – U.S. Congressman Larry Bucshon, M.D. (R-Ind.) joins the entire House Republican Conference in unveiling the Commitment to America. This is the House Republican Agenda to build An Economy That's Strong, A Nation That's Safe, A Future That's Built on Freedom, and A Government That's Accountable.     “With Democrats in control of the…

Bill to Rename St. Joseph VA Clinic in Honor of Late Rep. Jackie Walorski is One Step Closer to Being Signed into Law

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WASHINGTON – Yesterday, U.S. Representative Larry Bucshon, M.D. joined the entire Indiana House Delegation, Representative Walorski’s mother and husband, Speaker Pelosi, and others at the bill enrollment ceremony to send H.R. 8656 to the President’s desk to be signed into law. This bill would rename the Department of Veterans Affairs Clinic in Mishawaka, Indiana the “Jackie Walorski…