I was proudly appointed to the House China Task Force. China needs to be held accountable for their cover-up of the initial spread of COVID-19, and I’m focused on leading the U.S. to counter the Chinese Communist Party.
I led the bipartisan call for an independent federal investigation into Cuomo’s fatal nursing home policy during COVID-19. I have spoken with several families who lost loved ones due to Cuomo’s failed nursing home policy, and I will continue to fight to hold Cuomo accountable for his actions and get answers for grieving New York […]
I worked to secure over $165 million in funding for our North Country hospitals, including $44 million for Glens Falls Hospital. I have proudly fought to ensure that our hospitals continue to have the resources they need to care for our North Country families.
I was honored to secure over $100,000 in relief for the Irongate Family Practice in Glens Falls. I worked directly with the Department of Health and Human Services and was able to elevate and expedite their application which allowed the Department to resolve the issue and provide the funds to Irongate.
I was proud to announce that I secured an additional $2.5 million in federal funding for Samaritan Medical Center in Watertown. I personally rewrote the formula used to allocate HHS funding to enable Samaritan to receive the funding after they were left out of earlier rounds of rural hospital funding because of a classification error. […]
2018 Result: I was proud to vote in support of the 21st Century Cures Act, which passed the House in 2015. This bill will revolutionize our healthcare and ensure that we have a modernized regulatory system to ensure that cures get to patients as quickly as possible. This bill is an important investment in finding […]
In our district, and in communities across our nation, family caregivers devote their lives to giving their loved ones the best possible healthcare. Family caregivers raise the standard of living for seniors and those who are suffering, and we owe them our gratitude. I was proud to support the RAISE Family Caregivers Act that will […]
I voted to delay the tax on high-quality healthcare plans to prevent an increase in healthcare costs on workers, families, and retirees who rely on employer-sponsored health coverage. Employer-sponsored coverage is an effective and affordable option for many hardworking families in the North Country, and I will continue to work to increase access to quality, […]
I fought in Congress to put an end to the 12-year cycle of “doc fix” bills to give doctors and hospitals certainty in working within the Medicare system and allow seniors to keep affordable access to the doctors they’ve come to know and trust.
We must take care of our brave first responders, which is why I was so proud to work with the entire New York delegation to pass into law a measure that ensures those brave men and women who worked at Ground Zero following 9/11 will have the medical care they need for illnesses related to […]