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Congressman Gene Green

Representing the 29th District of Texas

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June 22, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC Today, Congressman Gene Green (D-TX), Ranking Member of the Energy & Commerce Subcommittee on Health, released the following statement after Senate Republicans released their draft of Trumpcare earlier today:

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June 13, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON — Yesterday, Representative Gene Green (D-TX) and Democratic members of the Texas Delegation submitted a letter to the Texas Health and Human Services Commission opposing the state’s latest attempt to block lower-income patients from accessing care at qualified family planning providers like Planned Parenthood.

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June 13, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON — Congressman Markwayne Mullin (R-OK) and Congressman Gene Green (D-TX) introduced H.R. 2883, the Promoting Cross-Border Energy Infrastructure Act, to encourage and promote the construction of energy infrastructure across border lines with our North American neighbors.

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June 7, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC Today, the House Energy & Commerce Committee held a markup session to examine a package of user fee agreements to reauthorize key FDA capabilities to review and evaluate medical devices, brand and generic drugs, and biosimilar products.

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June 1, 2017 Press Release

HOUSTON, TX – Congressman Gene Green (D-TX) released the following statement after President Trump announced that his administration will withdraw the United States from the 2015 landmark Paris Climate Accord:

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May 26, 2017 Press Release

HOUSTON, TX – On Thursday, Rep. Gene Green (D-Houston) announced Jessy Ortega, a student at J. Frank Dobie High School, as the winner of this year’s annual Congressional Art Competition, representing the 29th Congressional District of Texas.

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May 25, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Representative Gene Green (TX-29), Ranking Member of the Health Subcommittee on the House Energy and Commerce Committee, joined by Representative Cedric Richmond (LA-02), introduced the Incentivizing Medicaid Expansion Act.

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May 24, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Gene Green (D-TX) released the following statement after the Congressional Budget Office, an independent, nonpartisan office, released an updated score on the budgetary impacts of the Republican bill to repeal the Affordable Care Act:

 

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May 23, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Gene Green released the following statement on President Trump’s 2018 budget request:

“President Trump’s 2018 budget proposal is dead on arrival in Congress,” said Green. “This proposal would make savage cuts to our nation’s safety net that will disrupt the well-being of families in Harris County living paycheck to paycheck.”

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May 17, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman Gene Green released the following statement after the appointment of a special counsel in the Russia investigation:

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