Healthcare

Obamacare Repeal Heads to President's Desk

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Chief Deputy Whip Patrick McHenry (R, NC-10) released the following statement after the House concurred with the Senate Amendment to H.R. 3762, the Restoring Americans' Healthcare Freedom Reconciliation Act which sends a full repeal of Obamacare to President Obama's desk: “This evening the House upheld our commitment to the American people and sent a full repeal of Obamacare to President Obama’s d... Read more »

McHenry: A Bipartisan Reform to Strengthen Medicare

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Chief Deputy Whip Patrick McHenry (R, NC-10) released the following statement after House passage of H.R. 2, the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015: “Today the House took an important step towards strengthening Medicare and putting our nation’s budget on a more sustainable path forward with passage of a permanent fix to Medicare’s physician payment system. This bipartisan vote se... Read more »

McHenry Votes to Restore 40-Hour Work Week

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Today, Chief Deputy Whip Patrick McHenry (NC-10) released the statement below following passage of H.R. 30, the Save American Workers Act: “Obamacare has hurt countless Western North Carolinians by cancelling policies, driving up premiums, and cutting hours and wages. Today the House acted to reverse one of the law’s most destructive effects: the redefinition of full-time work as 30 hours, a polic... Read more »

McHenry Statement on Continuing Resolution that Delays, Defunds Obamacare

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Congressman Patrick McHenry (NC-10) released the following statement on passage in the House of Representatives of a continuing resolution that delays and defunds Obamacare: “Today the House of Representatives took another important step in the fight to control government spending and protect Americans from the disaster that is Obamacare. The continuing resolution passed by the House keeps the gov... Read more »

McHenry Votes to Repeal ObamaCare

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Congressman Patrick McHenry (NC-10) released the following statement after joining with other members of the North Carolina delegation to vote for repeal of ObamaCare. Eight of the thirteen members of the NC delegation, including two Democrats, voted to repeal the law. Read more »

Supreme Court Upholds ObamaCare

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Congressman Patrick McHenry (NC-10) vowed to continue efforts to repeal and replace ObamaCare after today’s Supreme Court decision largely upheld the law. The 5-4 decision keeps the controversial healthcare law in place. To date, Republicans have voted to repeal, defund, or dismantle provisions of the president’s government takeover of healthcare law 30 times. Read more »

McHenry Votes to Repeal ObamaCare (Video Statement)

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Congressman Patrick McHenry (NC-10) issued the following video statement prior to his vote to repeal the health care law signed by President Obama last year. H.R. 2, the Repeal the Job-Killing Health Care Law Act, passed the House of Representatives by a vote of 245 to 189. Read more »

McHenry Votes to Repeal ObamaCare

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Today, Congressman Patrick McHenry (NC-10) issued the following statement after voting to repeal the health care law signed into law last year by President Obama. H.R. 2, the Repeal the Job-Killing Health Care Law Act, passed the House of Representatives by a vote of 245 to 189. Read more »

McHenry Statement on House Republicans’ Pledge to America

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Congressman Patrick McHenry (NC-10) released the following statement today after House Republicans presented A Pledge to America, a new governing agenda that outlines concrete solutions that can be implemented immediately to tackle the issues that are most important to the nation, including job creation, spending restraint, national security, healthcare, and government reform. The full agenda can be viewed here. Read more »