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April 12, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Today, Congresswoman Jacky Rosen (NV-03) announced two letters she signed and sent to House Appropriations Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies leadership urging them to include robust funding for the creation of a Law Enforcement Assisted Diversion (LEAD) grant program, and funding to help equip law enforcement agencies with Naloxone and provide education on its use.

April 11, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. --Today,  Congresswoman Jacky Rosen (NV-03) responded to the Trump Administration’s new sweeping rule change to undermine the nation’s health care system.

April 10, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Congresswoman Jacky Rosen (NV-03) released the following statement announcing the Ambulatory Surgery Center Association’s (ASCA) endorsement of her bipartisan Veterans Deserve Better Act, which Rosen introduced with Republican Rep. Walter B. Jones (NC-03) in the House earlier this year:

March 1, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Today, Congresswoman Jacky Rosen (NV-03), a member of the House Armed Services Committee, released the following statement announcing that she is co-leading the bipartisan Health Coverage for Reservists and Guardsmen Act with Republican Rep. Trent Kelly (MS-01). Under current law, guardsmen and reservists are eligible for health insurance through TRICARE Reserve Select, a special health insurance system created just for them. However, federal employees who also happen to be guardsmen or reservists are ineligible for Reserve Select coverage.

January 19, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Today, Congresswoman Jacky Rosen (NV-03) released the following statement urging Congressional Republicans to permanently fund the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP), which Congress let expire on September 30, 2017. CHIP provides insurance to 9 million children nationwide. Last year, CHIP provided coverage for nearly 69,000 children in Nevada whose low-income families don’t qualify for Medicaid.
 

January 11, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Today, Congresswoman Jacky Rosen (NV-03) introduced the Veterans Deserve Better Act with Republican Congressman Walter B. Jones (NC-03). This bipartisan legislation would improve access to quality health care for veterans who count on the Veterans Choice program. Congress established the Veterans Choice Program in 2014 in order to address long wait times at VA facilities and the inability of rural veterans living far from the closest VA clinic to get access to care.

December 18, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Today, Congresswoman Jacky Rosen (NV-03) announced that she is co-sponsoring H.R. 4541, the CHAMPION KIDS Act, a clean bill to  reauthorize and fund the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP), the Community Health Centers program, and other expired public health programs:

December 14, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Jacky Rosen (NV-03) released the following statement reminding Nevadans to get covered through the Nevada Health Link. Tomorrow, December 15th, marks the end of open enrollment season, which helps Nevadans choose and enroll in health coverage plans best fitting their budgetary and health circumstances:

December 14, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Today, Congresswoman Jacky Rosen (NV-03) introduced the bipartisan Military Domestic Violence Reporting Enhancement Act alongside Rep. Lynn Jenkins (R-KS). H.R. 4639 would prevent convicted domestic abusers from purchasing firearms by making domestic violence a criminal offense, closing a dangerous loophole in the Uniform Code of Military Justice (UCMJ):  

December 8, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Today, Congresswoman Jacky Rosen (NV-03) released the following statement in response to a new report on Republicans’ partisan tax bill passed by the Senate.