"We have reached a critical shortage in the health care workforce, both in Indiana and in our nation. This shortage greatly impacts access to quality, affordable health care for all of our citizens. We must do all we can to attract and incentivize students in medical fields," he said. "This state-of-the-art facility will be a catalyst of learning for the next generation of athletic trainers, physical and occupational therapists, nurses, health educators and all of those willing to dedicate their lives to helping others." Read more »
"From his service to our country in the U.S. Army to his service to the students of Indiana State University, I urge my colleagues to join me in congratulating Dr. Bradley on his retirement at the end of this year," Bucshon said. Read more »
Today Congressman Larry Bucshon, M.D. (R-IN) and Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici (D-OR) introduced legislation that will make it easier for students with disabilities to access special education services in college and earn a degree or credential. Read more »
On Wednesday, the House of Representatives approved the conference report for S. 1177, the Every Student Succeeds Act, a measure that replaces No Child Left Behind, reins in the federal government’s ability to intervene in K-12 education, restores state and local control, and empowers parents.
Eighth District Congressman Larry Bucshon, M.D. released the following… Read more »
(VINCENNES, IN) – Eighth District Congressman Larry Bucshon, M.D. will host his first annual Student Leadership Summit for high school students in Indiana's 8th Congressional District on Monday, October 5, 2015 at Vincennes University's Green Activities Center.
“I’m excited to host my first Student Leadership Summit for high school students here in the Eighth District.… Read more »
On Wednesday, the House of Representatives passed H.R. 529, a bipartisan bill that expands access to and modernizes college savings accounts known as 529 plans.
Congressman Larry Bucshon, M.D. (IN-08) released the following statement after voting to approve H.R. 529:
“Growing up in a small coal-mining town, the opportunity to go to college allowed me to pursue… Read more »
On Tuesday, the U.S. House of Representatives unanimously approved H.R. 5035, a bill introduced by Rep. Larry Bucshon, a physician and Chairman of the House Subcommittee on Research and Technology, which reauthorizes the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST).
Dr. Bucshon released the following statement regarding the passage of H.R. 5035:
“Whether… Read more »
Yesterday, the House unanimously passed H.R. 5056, The Research and Development Efficiency Act, a bipartisan bill introduced by Dr. Bucshon, Chairman of the House Subcommittee on Research and Technology. The legislation received widespread support from universities across Indiana, the Association of American Universities, and bipartisan support from Dr. Bucshon’s… Read more »
Today, Rep. Larry Bucshon, physician and Chairman of the House Subcommittee on Research and Technology, urged his colleagues to support H.R. 5056, The Research and Development Efficiency Act, a bill he sponsored to help alleviate administrative burdens on federally funded research at universities.
On the House floor, Dr. Bucshon stated:
“Thank you, Mr. Speaker and… Read more »