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Arrington Releases Statement on Supreme Court’s Affordable Care Act Decision

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WASHINGTON, DC— Today, Rep. Jodey Arrington (TX-19) released the following statement following the Supreme Court’s decision rejecting a Texas led challenge to the Affordable Care Act: “Today, the Supreme Court dismissed a challenge to the Affordable Care Act, saying states failed to demonstrate harm stemming from the disastrous healthcare law. However, millions of American patients paid the Indivi...

Arrington to Treasury Sec. Yellen: Biden’s Budget Will Destroy Jobs In West Texas

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WASHINGTON, DC—In a House Ways and Means Committee hearing, Congressman Jodey Arrington (TX-19) passed a message along from West Texas farmers and energy producers to U.S. Secretary of the Treasury Janet Yellen that President Biden’s spending proposals will destroy their livelihoods. Click here or the image below for full remarks. Excerpts: “I would say, taken all together, [Biden’s budget proposa...

Arrington Fights to Safeguard States’ Rights to Defend Against Border Invasion

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WASHINGTON, DC—Today, Congressman Jodey Arrington (TX-19) introduced a resolution affirming Article I Section 10 of the U.S. Constitution, which recognizes states’ sovereign power to defend themselves against invasion. In response to President Biden’s open-border policies, the federal government’s failure to respond, and the subsequent opportunism by the cartels, Rep. Arrington implores southern b...

Arrington Leads Bipartisan Legislation to Support Rural Health Care Providers

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WASHINGTON, DC— Today, Rep. Jodey Arrington (TX-19) and his Democrat colleagues introduced the Accountable Care In Rural America Act. This legislation would improve the performance standards for health care providers who participate in Medicare’s Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) which are part of the Medicare Shared Savings Program. ACOs encourage hospitals, physicians, and other providers to...

ICYMI: Arrington to Introduce Resolution Affirming Rights of States to Defend Themselves from Border Invasion

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WASHINGTON, DC—Today, Congressman Jodey Arrington (TX-19) joined The Faulkner Focus on Fox News for an exclusive on his resolution dropping next week that will assert the rights of states to defend themselves against the drug cartels at the southern border. Click HERE for the full interview. Rep. Arrington on states’ rights to defend themselves from the cartels attacking their borders is written c...

Arrington, Spanberger Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Lower Drug Costs, Bring Greater Transparency to Prescription Drug Pricing Negotiations

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WASHINGTON, DC— U.S. Representatives Jodey Arrington (R-TX-19) and Abigail Spanberger (D-VA-07) introduced bipartisan legislation to tackle the prescription drug affordability crisis, hold pharmacy benefit managers (PBMs) accountable, and lower drug costs for American patients. A 2020 Gallup poll showed that nearly nine in 10 U.S. adults were concerned about rising drug costs amid the COVID-19 pan...

Arrington: Beef—It’s Still For Dinner

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WASHINGTON, DC—In an op-ed carried by Fox News, Congressman Jodey Arrington (TX-19) emphasizes the importance of supporting American farmers and ranchers and pushes back against Democrats' vilification of the cattle industry. Arrington argues that supporting our farmers and ranchers is vital to strengthening America's economy and bolstering our national security by avoiding a dependence on foreign...

Arrington Fights for Access to Home Health & Telehealth for Seniors

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WASHINGTON, DC—Today, Reps. Jodey Arrington (R-TX), Terri Sewell (D-AL), Mike Kelly (R-PA), and Mike Thompson (D-CA) reintroduced the Home Health Emergency Access to Telehealth (HEAT) Act, a bipartisan bill to provide Medicare reimbursement for audio and video telehealth services furnished by home health agencies during the COVID-19 emergency and future public health emergencies. U.S. Senators Sus...

Arrington: America's Greatest National Security Threat is the National Debt

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WASHINGTON, DC—Congressman Jodey Arrington (TX-19) joined Budget and Spending Task Force Chairman, Congressman Kevin Hern (OK-1), and fellow members of the Republican Study Committee (RSC) to unveil RSC’s budget for Fiscal Year 2022 that will reduce spending by over $14 trillion, balance the budget in 5 years, and cut $2 trillion in taxes. Click here or the image above to listen to the full remark...

Arrington and Bishop Introduce Legislation to Jumpstart the Economy

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WASHINGTON, DC—Today, Reps. Jodey Arrington (TX-19) and Dan Bishop (NC-09) introduced the “Jumpstart the Economy Through Jobs Act.” With nearly 40% of workers making more money staying home than they made at their previous job, and a record-shattering 8.1 million open jobs on the market, this legislation is necessary to require workers to reconfirm they have a legitimate reason for receiving feder...