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Weekly Republican Address: Sandy Hook and the Story of Mental Health Reform

December 22, 2016

In this week’s Republican address, Rep. Tim Murphy (R-PA) discusses a new law that will bring the most significant reforms to our mental health system in more than a generation. Read More

Weekly Republican Address: With 21st Century Cures, We Will Do Better

December 09, 2016

In this week’s Republican address, House Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Fred Upton (R-MI) discusses #CuresNow—legislation signed by Speaker Ryan this week to bring medical research and innovation into the 21st century. Read More

Chairman Upton to Deliver Weekly Republican Address

December 09, 2016

Today, House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) announced that this week’s Republican address will be delivered by House Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Fred Upton (R-MI). In the address, Chairman Upton will discuss the 21st Century Cures Act, groundbreaking medical innovation legislation signed by Speaker Ryan earlier this week. Read More

Statement on Final Passage of #CuresNow

November 30, 2016

"We are about to change the very way we do medical research and development in this country." Read More

Speaker Ryan Touts #CuresNow Ahead of Final House Vote

November 30, 2016

Today, Speaker Ryan discussed the 21st Century Cures Act—legislation introduced by the Energy and Commerce Committee to bring American health care into the 21st century—at a weekly press conference with House Republicans. Read More

Cures Today, #CuresNow

November 30, 2016

As part of the Better Way health care agenda, we laid out a plan to accelerate the development of cutting-edge cures and treatments. Right now, there are 10,000 known diseases, but we only have treatments for 500 of them. The 21st Century Cures Act, which the House will take up today, seeks to close this gap. Its passage would mean: Read More

Something Positive For All Americans

July 23, 2015

From coast to coast, the 21st Century Cures initiative is already picking up momentum and support. Read More

House Continues Getting Things Done for the American People

July 09, 2015

The House is advancing measures to protect veterans’ from identity theft, help more students get a good education, and accelerate the development of new cures for the patients who need them. Read More

21st Century Cures: Cutting Red Tape, Increasing Accountability, & Protecting American Jobs

July 07, 2015

The bill not only paves the way for a new era of medical innovation, it does so by drawing on several conservative reforms that are good for taxpayers, and good for our economy. Read More