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#ICYMI: Bucshon Op-Ed: Congress needs to address looming physician reimbursement cuts

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WASHINGTON – U.S. Congressman Larry Bucshon (R-Ind.-08), penned an op-ed for Modern Healthcare urging Congress to act to address looming reimbursement cuts that will interfere with doctors pay. “For over 19 months, our nation’s doctors, nurses, and other healthcare workers have been on the frontlines of the COVID-19 pandemic fighting each day for the health and well-being of our loved ones. With t...

Reps. Bucshon and Bera Lead Over 245 Members in Urging Action on Looming Medicare Physician Payment Cuts that will Strain Patient Access to Care

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WASHINGTON – Representatives Larry Bucshon, M.D. (R-IN) and Ami Bera, M.D. (D-CA) led over 245 Members of Congress in a letter urging House Leadership to address looming Medicare payment cuts to health care providers that will further strain patient access to care. Click here to view the full letter. “As a practicing surgeon for nearly 15 years, I believe that no doctor should have to worry about ...

Representatives Bucshon, Scott Introduce the Truth in Healthcare Marketing Act

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WASHINGTON – Congressmen Larry Bucshon, M.D. (R-Ind.-08) and David Scott (D-Ga.-13) introduced H.R. 5510, the Truth in Healthcare Marketing Act. This bipartisan bill would make it illegal to make misleading or deceptive claims about holding a State healthcare license, and would require advertisers to disclose the license that allows them to provide the service they are advertising. Misinformation ...

Bucshon Votes Against Raising the Debt Limit

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WASHINGTON – Congressman Larry Bucshon, M.D. (R-Ind.-08) today voted against raising the debt limit when it passed by a partisan vote of 219-206. “Congressional Democrats have been more than happy to pass legislation spending trillions of taxpayer dollars without any input or votes from Republicans in Congress, so they shouldn’t expect Republicans in Congress to help them raise the debt ceiling - ...

Bucshon Votes Against House Democrats’ “Abortion on Demand Until Birth Act”

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WASHINGTON – Congressman Larry Bucshon, M.D. (R-Ind.-08) released the following statement on H.R. 3755, the Women’s Health Protection Act of 2021 after voting against the legislation today on the House Floor. This partisan bill was passed by House Democrats on a party-line vote of 218-211. “This legislation, which should be called the ‘Abortion on Demand Until Birth Act’, is extremely harmful to ...

Bucshon Votes to Support Annual Defense Bill to Protect National Security at Home and Abroad

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WASHINGTON – Congressman Larry Bucshon, M.D. (R-Ind.-08) released the following statement after voting in support of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for Fiscal Year 2022, a robust package that supports our troops and strengthens their ability to defend our nation: “Today, I voted to pass the bipartisan NDAA agreement that will help enable our military to confront the threats to our n...

NEW VIDEO: Bucshon Highlights Law to Power Existing Dams in Honor of National Clean Energy Week

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NEWBURGH, Ind. – Yesterday, Congressman Larry Bucshon, M.D. (R-Ind.) released the following video highlighting his Promoting Hydropower Development at Existing Nonpowered Dams Act in honor of National Clean Energy Week. This bill was signed into law in 2018 and is working to modernize nonpowered dams by equipping them to generate hydropower. “In the 115th Congress, I authored the Promoting Hydropo...

Bucshon Statement on the Continuing Resolution and Debt Ceiling Package

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WASHINGTON – Congressman Larry Bucshon, M.D. (R-Ind.) released the following statement on the Continuing Resolution and debt ceiling package after voting against the legislation today on the House Floor. This partisan bill was passed on a party-line vote of 220-211. “Speaker Pelosi and House Democrats have, yet again, failed to do their job. By offering this Continuing Resolution to temporarily fu...

Bucshon Statement on the 20th Anniversary of the September 11th Terrorist Attacks

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WASHINGTON – Congressman Larry Bucshon, M.D. (R-Ind.) released the following statement on the 20th anniversary of the September 11th terrorist attacks. “20 years ago, 19 al-Qaeda militants hijacked four planes and proceeded to carry out the worst terrorist attacks that our country has ever seen. That day, nearly 3,000 people were killed at the Pentagon, the World Trade Center, and the Shanksville,...

Bucshon Statement on President Biden’s Federal Vaccine Mandate

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WASHINGTON – Congressman Larry Bucshon, M.D. (R-Ind.) released the following statement on President Biden’s recent announcement forcing all employers with more than 100 workers to receive a COVID-19 vaccine or receive a weekly test. “Yesterday’s decision by President Biden to mandate vaccinations for roughly 100 million Americans is an overreach of federal power and undermines confidence in the sa...