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Congresswoman Val Demings

Representing the 10th District of Florida

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July 13, 2017 Press Release

Orlando, FL- Congresswoman Val Demings, Florida’s 10th Congressional District, announces a video series highlighting Constituent healthcare stories, named “Your ACA Stories from Congressional District 10.”

 

Congresswoman Demings invited constituents to share their experiences with the Affordable Care Act ahead of the vote in the Senate to “Repeal and Replace” it.

 

June 27, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Congresswoman Val Demings, Florida’s 10th District, responds to the Congressional Budget Office score released Monday, which shows 23 million more people would be without healthcare by 2026.

 “The Congressional Budget Office confirmed today what both President Trump and President Obama have already confirmed, this bill is in fact “mean”.

 “This bill is no less cruel and harmful to the American people than the one House Republicans passed last month.

 "By dismantling Medicaid they are putting the lives of Florida’s seniors and children at risk.

May 24, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Congresswoman Val Demings, Florida’s 10th District, responds to the Congressional Budget Office score released Wednesday, which shows 14 million people will lose health care in 2018, and 23 million will be without healthcare by 2026.

 

“House Republicans pushed this bill through recklessly, hiding from Americans what we knew to be true, this bill will leave millions of Americans behind.

 

May 9, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.-- Congresswoman Val Demings, Florida’s 10th Congressional District, released the following statement regarding the passage of H.R. 1628.

“The Republican Party has ignored the voices of millions of Americans by pushing through this disastrous bill that leaves millions of Americans behind.

“We know 24 million people will lose coverage, premiums will go up, and people with pre-existing conditions will face astronomical out-of-pocket costs. Trumpcare will use its “savings” to give tax breaks to the richest in America.

April 28, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. - Today, Congresswoman Val Demings (D-FL) and Congresswoman Susan Brooks (R-IN), Congressman Doug Collins (R-GA), Congressman Bill Pascrell (D-NJ), and Congressman Dave Reichert (R-WA) introduced H.R. 2228, the Law Enforcement Mental Health and Wellness Act of 2017, which would help agencies create or improve mental health services for law enforcement officers.

 

March 28, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Congresswoman Val Demings, Florida’s 10th Congressional district, released the following statement regarding the failure of the Republican Healthcare Bill to make it to the House Floor for a vote Friday.

 

“Overwhelmingly the American people have voiced their opposition to the Republican’s plan to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act.

 

“The voices of the American people were heard, and we will not be forced to live through the harmful effects this bill would have had.

January 12, 2017 In The News
Representative Val Demings' First Act in Congress is to Protect Access to Affordable Prescription Drugs for Seniors
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