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Launched by Rep. Pramila Jayapal (WA-07), Rep. Keith Ellison (MN-05), Rep. Debbie Dingell (MI-12), the Medicare for All Congressional Caucus will help build the evidence base for Medicare for All. It will sponsor briefings on topics ranging from the basics of Medicare for All to financing to universal health care systems around the world. In development is also a clearinghouse of resources for members of Congress and their staff.
SEATTLE – Today, Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal (WA-07) announced the introduction of the South Asian Heart Health Awareness and Research Act. The bipartisan bill, co-sponsored by Republican Rep. Joe Wilson (SC-02), will raise awareness of the alarming rate at which the South Asian community is developing heart disease and will invest in ways to reverse this trend.
WASHINGTON, D.C.– Today, Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal released a report examining the devastating impact of Trumpcare on Washington state children with severe disabilities and special health care needs whose lives depend on the programs that Trumpcare is threatening.
WASHINGTON, D.C – Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal, Vice Ranking Member of the House Budget Committee, released the following statement in response to the latest Congressional Budget Office analysis of the Senate health care bill:
“I call on every elected member of the Senate with a conscience to reject Trumpcare. The latest CBO score shows this version would kick 22 million people off health coverage over the next decade. First it was 24 million, then 23 million, now 22 million. Do the Republicans need 22 more shots at Trumpcare before they get to zero?
WASHINGTON, D.C. – On Thursday, July 6, Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal will host a town hall in Seattle with a special focus on health care.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal issued the following statement in response to the Senate’s disastrous TrumpCare bill released today: