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Dr. Bucshon Votes Against House Democrats’ Anti-Worker Giveaway to Union Boss Allies

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(Washington, D.C.) – Congressman Larry Bucshon, M.D. (IN-08) released the following statement after voting against the Protecting the Right to Organize Act (H.R. 842), a bill that empowers union bosses by undermining workers’ rights: “I grew up in a union household and I understand the value a union can provide to workers and…

Dr. Bucshon’s Statement on the Biden Administration’s Federal Oil and Gas Leasing Moratorium

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(Washington, D.C.) – Congressman Larry Bucshon, M.D. (IN-08) released the following statement condemning the Biden Administration’s action to place a moratorium on new oil and gas leasing on federal lands and waters: “I am deeply troubled by the Biden Administration’s actions today that will impact thousands…

Dr. Bucshon Introduces the Advancing New and Advanced Materials Study Act

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(Washington, D.C.) – Congressman Larry Bucshon, M.D. (IN-08) introduced the Advancing New and Advanced Materials Study Act, legislation that promotes a national strategy on the development and adoption of new advanced materials that are used throughout the U.S. economy, particularly in the manufacturing, research, and national…

Bucshon: Federal relief will help country recover

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U.S. Rep. Larry Bucshon, R-8th, whose original profession was in health care, said he has never seen any virus affect the country like the novel coronavirus pandemic. “This has been unprecedented,” he said. “Even if you look back through the end of February, first of March, people across the country, both politically and otherwise, still didn’t feel like it was gonna turn into the…

Dr. Bucshon Votes Against Radical Union Boss Wishlist

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(Washington, D.C.) – Congressman Larry Bucshon, M.D. (IN-08) released the following statement after voting against the Protecting the Right to Organize Act of 2019 (PRO Act) (H.R.2474): “I grew up in a union household so I understand the important role unions can play in representing the rights of American workers. However,…

Dr. Bucshon Votes Against Job Crushing Legislation

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(Washington, D.C.) – Congressman Larry Bucshon, M.D. (IN-08) released the following statement after voting against the Raising Unemployment for Americans Workers Act (H.R. 582), legislation put forth by House Democrats that mandates a 107-percent increase of the minimum wage that could eliminate 3.7 millions jobs: “Thanks to the…

Dr. Bucshon Hails Passage of Five Year Farm Bill Reauthorization

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(Washington, D.C.) – Congressman Larry Bucshon, M.D. (IN-08) released the following statement after the House passed the Agriculture Improvement Act (H.R. 2), a five year authorization of the Farm Bill: “Hoosier family farmers employ thousands across the state and are vitally important to Indiana’s economic output – ranking among…

Dr. Bucshon Supports Trump Administration’s New Waters of the United States Rule

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(Washington, D.C.) – Congressman Larry Bucshon, M.D. (IN-08) released the following statement in support of the Trump Administration’s new Waters of the United States (WOTUS) rule: “Under the Obama Administration, the Environmental Protection Agency attempted to expand the federal government’s jurisdiction to control practically any…