Bipartisan bill would fix prompt pay rates, ensuring efficient distribution of life-saving cancer care drugs
U.S. Rep. Fred Upton, R-St. Joseph, alongside U.S. Rep. Gene Green, D-Texas, introduced H.R. 1920, a bill that would ensure cancer patients across the country continue to have access to life-saving treatments and care. H.R. 1920 addresses a flawed Medicare reimbursement formula that results in some providers not being adequately paid for their services.
WASHINGTON — Today, Congressman Green (TX-29) received the 2017 American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists’ (AACE) Eugene T. Davidson, MD, Public Service Award.
WASHINGTON — Congressman Gene Green released the following statement after House Speaker Paul Ryan pulled the American Health Care Act from the House floor Friday evening:
“Today is a victory for the American people and all 24 million Americans who would have lost their health care if TrumpCare was signed into law,” said Green.
WASHINGTON — Congressman Gene Green released the following statement on President Trump’s 2018 budget request:
“The budget blueprint that President Trump revealed today will negatively impact the lives of many hard-working families in Houston and Harris County and across the country,” said Green.
HOUSTON, TX — Congressman Gene Green released the following statement after the Congressional Budget Office, an independent, nonpartisan office, released the budgetary impacts of the Republican bill to repeal the Affordable Care Act:
Calls for a 30-Day Public Comment Period
HOUSTON, TX — Congressman Gene Green, member of the Energy & Commerce Committee and Ranking Member of the Health Subcommittee, released the following statement after Congressional Republicans proposed a bill to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA):
WASHINGTON – Today, Representatives Gene Green (D-TX) and David McKinley (R-WV) reintroduced H.R. 1300, the U.S. Call Center and Consumer Protection Act to deter American companies from shipping call center and service jobs to foreign countries.
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Congressman Gene Green (TX-29) released the following statement following President Trump’s address to joint session of Congress:
HOUSTON, TX — Congressman Gene Green (TX-29) released the following statement after Harris County Sheriff Gonzalez opted out of the voluntary U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) 287 (g) program.
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Congressman Gene Green (TX-29) released the following statement after overnight reports found that top Trump associates frequently contacted Russian intelligence officials months before the presidential election: