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Washington, DC – In response to the House passage of the dangerous and economically unstable Republican health care plan, which would repeal the Affordable Care Act and cost millions of Americans the affordable health insurance coverage they need, Congressman Jerry McNerney (CA-09) issued the following statement:
Washington, DC – Representatives Jerry McNerney (CA-09), Mark DeSaulnier (CA-11) and Mike Thompson (CA-05) will host a town hall meeting on Saturday, February 18th at 10:30 a.m. in Martinez to discuss the importance of protecting the Affordable Care Act (ACA), Medicare, and Medicaid.
Stockton, CA – Congressman Jerry McNerney released the following statement in response to efforts by Republicans in Congress to repeal the Affordable Care Act.
Stockton, CA – Congressman Jerry McNerney (CA-09) strongly supported the passage of H.R. 5325, which funds the Department of Veterans Affairs’ planned community based outpatient clinic in French Camp, CA and which was signed into law by President Obama on Thursday. H.R. 5325, the Continuing Appropriations and Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2017, and Zika Response and Preparedness Act, provides $194,430,000 for the French Camp Community Based Outpatient Clinic (CBOC).
Washington – Rep. Jerry McNerney (CA-09) led his colleagues Reps. Barbara Lee (CA-13), Mark Takano (CA-41), Michael M. Honda (CA-17), Tony Cárdenas (CA-29), Zoe Lofgren (CA-19), Mark DeSaulnier (CA-11), Derek Kilmer (WA-06), Janice Hahn (CA-44), and Alan Lowenthal (CA-47) in a letter to the leadership of the U.S. House and Senate Veterans’ Affairs Committees, requesting that the differences between H.R. 4590 and S.
Washington – Congressman Jerry McNerney (CA-09) today issued the following statement after the House of Representatives voted to authorize appropriations for Veterans Affairs construction projects, including the Community Based Outpatient Clinic (CBOC) in French Camp, CA:
Washington – At a full committee mark-up hearing today, the U.S. House Veterans’ Affairs Committee voted to advance legislation authored by Congressman Jerry McNerney (CA-09) to reform the Veterans Administration (VA) construction process in order to reduce construction project backlog, and ensure that more veterans are able to access the health care benefits they earned. H.R.
Antioch, CA – Today, Congressman Jerry McNerney (CA-09) applauded the grand opening of the new Antioch Health Center, a facility that will allow Contra Costa Health Services to meet the growing demand for health care services in the East County region. The Congressman also had the chance to tour the new facility that includes nearly double the number of exam rooms as the health center’s previous location on Lone Tree Way.
Washington – U.S. House Representatives Jerry McNerney (CA-09), Jeff Denham (CA-10), Mark DeSaulnier (CA-11), Michael M. Honda (CA-17), and Zoe Lofgren (CA-19) are calling on the U.S. Department of Veterans (VA) to provide further explanation of the potential Tuberculosis exposure at the VA Palo Alto Medical Center. In a bipartisan letter to VA Secretary Robert A.