WASHINGTON – Congressman John K. Delaney (MD-6) is an original cosponsor of the State Public Option Act, legislation filed today that allows states to create a Medicaid buy-in program for all of their residents, regardless of income. The legislation to create this Medicaid-based public health care option was filed by Congressman Ben Ray Lujan (NM-3) and Senator Brian Schatz (HI).
WASHINGTON – On Tuesday, the House of Representatives passed legislation (H.R. 3898) to establish financial sanctions on financial institutions that facilitate transactions or provide financial services to persons engaged in business with North Korea. These secondary sanctions would expand and strengthen sanctions passed earlier this year.
The House of Representatives will be in session this week. The legislative schedule, including which bills are brought to the floor for a vote, is set by Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy and the Speaker of the House Paul Ryan.
WASHINGTON – Congressman John K. Delaney (MD-6) is a cosponsor of the Opioid Immediate Suspension Order Act, legislation that restores the Drug Enforcement Administration’s (DEA) ability to suspend a pharmaceutical distributor’s license if the Attorney General believes there is an imminent danger to public health and safety.
WASHINGTON – Late Thursday the Trump Administration announced that it would immediately halt cost-sharing health subsidies that allow 7 million Americans to afford private coverage.
WASHINGTON – On Tuesday, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt issued a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) that begins the process of repealing the EPA’s Clean Power Plan, environmental protections aimed at reducing greenhouse gas emissions from existing power plants.
WASHINGTON – During today’s Joint Economic Committee hearing on entrepreneurship and tax policy Congressman John K.
WASHINGTON – Congressman John K. Delaney (MD-6) and 21 Democratic Members of the House Financial Services Committee, including Ranking Member Maxine Waters (CA-43), have written to U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Chairman Jay Clayton on the security of the Electronic Data Gathering, Analysis, and Retrieval (EDGAR) system.
WASHINGTON – Today Maryland Governor Larry Hogan announced plans to widen I-495, I-270, and the Baltimore-Washington Parkway.
WASHINGTON – Congressman John K. Delaney (MD-6) is an original cosponsor of the GAIN Act, new legislation to increase take-home wages for working families by expanding the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC). Congressman Delaney joined the author of the legislation, Congressman Ro Khanna (CA-17), in a press conference Wednesday announcing the bill.