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Washington, DC – Five lawmakers today introduced a bipartisan bill giving a full range of medical services to families with children who have life-limiting illnesses and who qualify for Medicaid, which currently has gaps in such coverage.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Co-Chairs of the Childhood Cancer Caucus, Reps. Jackie Speier (D-CA), Michael McCaul (R-TX), Mike Kelly (R-PA), and G. K. Butterfield (D-NC), applaud the passage of the Senate companion to their bill – S. 292, the Childhood Cancer STAR Act.
WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Jackie Speier (CA-14) released the following statement regarding her vote against the continuing resolution on Monday, the fourth short-term CR proposed since last October.
Washington, DC – Congresswoman Jackie Speier on Thursday issued the following statement regarding her vote against the Republican Continuing Resolution and disaster assistance bills.
WASHINGTON, DC — Today, Congresswoman Jackie Speier (CA-14), the Ranking Member of the House Armed Services Military Personnel Subcommittee, joined Congresswoman Louise Slaughter (NY-25) and Congresswoman Diana DeGette (CO-1), co-chairs of the House Pro-Choice Caucus, along with Joe Crowley (NY-14), Chairman of the Democratic Caucus, Nita Lowey (NY-17), Ranking Member of the House Appropriations Committee and State and Foreign Operations Appropriations Subcommittee, Congressman Eliot Engel (NY-16), Ranking Member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, and Congresswoman Bar
WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswomen Jackie Speier (D-San Francisco/San Mateo Counties) and Dina Titus (D-NV), introduced legislation today to close a loophole in Medicare that wastes taxpayer dollars and in some cases harms patients. H.R. 2066, The Promoting Integrity in Medicare Act (PIMA), would prevent physicians in certain specialties from referring patients to ancillary medical services in which they have an ownership interest and are offered in their offices. Closing this loophole would save an estimated $3.3 billion according to the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office.
WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Jackie Speier (CA-14) on Wednesday issued the following statement in light of the California Attorney General’s felony filing against anti-abortion activists David Daleiden and Sandra Merritt, who doctored secret video recordings of Planned Parenthood associates to fabricate evidence to be used against one of the country’s leading medical providers of affordable, high-quality health care for women, men, and young people.
Washington, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Jackie Speier (D-CA), Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX), co-founder of the Childhood Cancer Caucus, Senator Jack Reed (D-RI), Senator Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV), Congressman G. K.
Washington, DC - Congresswoman Jackie Speier (CA-14) today hosted a breakfast reception at the U.S. Capitol mobilizing hundreds of women, many of whom are from California’s 14th Congressional District, in the fight to ratify the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA) in 2017 and to make women’s rights a priority in the 115th Congress.