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Congressman Ted Lieu

Representing the 33rd District of California

Health Care

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September 29, 2017 Press Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

WASHINGTON - Today, Congressman Ted W. Lieu (D | Los Angeles County) issued the following statement on the resignation of Secretary of Health and Human Services Tom Price.

September 27, 2017 Press Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

WASHINGTON ­– Today, Congressman Ted W. Lieu (D | Los Angeles County) joined Representatives Ruben Gallego (AZ-07), Brenda Lawrence (MI-14), Jamie Raskin (MD-08), and Pramila Jayapal (WA-07) in calling for the resignation of Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price after it was reported that he wasted taxpayer money by taking needlessly expensive private jets.

In the letter, Mr. Lieu and Members write:

September 27, 2017 In The News

Democratic lawmakers began calling for Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price to resign on Wednesday following a series of reports about his use of private jets at taxpayers’ expense.

September 19, 2017 In The News

THE BIG IDEA: Could there be tapes after all?

Two stories that popped overnight suggest that special counsel Robert Mueller is aggressively pursuing Paul Manafort, the former chairman of President Trump’s campaign.

June 30, 2017 In The News

Ted Lieu knows how to catch attention. Clad in a red, white and blue “Trump-Putin 2016” shirt, the Democratic Congressman from California’s 33rd District took to Facebook Live for 20 minutes on Thursday to answer constituent questions, with a focus on the Affordable Health Care Act, otherwise known as Trumpcare.

Lieu, a critic of President Donald Trump’s policies and habits, has not shied away from calling out the President this year, drawing vehement criticism from conservatives.

June 29, 2017 In The News

Democratic Rep. Ted Lieu (Calif.) claimed Thursday that President Trump has not read the Senate GOP's healthcare bill.

Lieu cited the president's recent comments that the ObamaCare repeal-and-replace measure does not cut Medicaid in making the assertion. 

"New [Congressional Budget Office] score shows [Trump] is lying again when he says Trumpcare doesn't cut Medicaid," tweeted Lieu, a vocal critic of Trump. 

June 26, 2017 Press Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

WASHINGTON - Today, Congressman Ted W. Lieu (D | Los Angeles County) issued the following statement in strong opposition to the Senate Republican health care bill to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act. Earlier today, the Congressional Budget Office released its analysis of Senate Republicans' current draft of Trumpcare.

“Today’s CBO score confirms what we already know. Trumpcare is mean, mean, mean."

May 25, 2017 In The News

Arms for health care, anyone? With the help of his son-in-law, President Donald Trump just inked a $110 billion weapons deal with Saudi Arabia. Meanwhile, the Congressional Budget Office announced Wednesday that the House-passed American Health Care Act (AHCA) will cut the deficit by $119 billion.

May 4, 2017 In The News

In March, when Republicans pulled a vote on their American Health Care Act, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi took off her shoes and literally jumped for joy.

On Thursday, as Republicans cobbled together the votes to resurrect and pass the bill, Pelosi (D-Calif.) insisted that the sun was still coming out for Democrats — and her party sang an out-of-order goodbye jeer to the opposition.

March 22, 2017 Press Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

WashingtonToday, Congressman Ted W. Lieu (D | Los Angeles County) issued the following statement regarding Governor Jerry Brown’s announcement that the Republican Health Care Plan will cost California $6 billion a year in new taxes.

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