• Foxx: We Are Providing a Better Way on Health Care
    Mar 7, 2017  - House Republicans are moving forward with a broad effort to repeal Obamacare and deliver free-market, patient-centered health care solutions. While the Energy and Commerce and Ways and Means Committees consider the American Health Care Act, the Committee on Education and the Workforce will work to ... More
  • TOMORROW: Committee to Mark Up Proposals to Promote Affordable Health Care for Working Families
    Mar 7, 2017  - On Wednesday, March 8 at 10:00 a.m., the Committee on Education and the Workforce, chaired by Rep. Virginia Foxx (R-NC), will consider legislative proposals to help expand health care coverage, lower costs, and promote a healthy workforce. The markup will take place in room 2175 of the Rayburn Hous... More
  • The Health Bill You’ve Waited For
    Mar 7, 2017  - The Health Bill You’ve Waited For Our plan removes taxes and mandates, while offering tax credits to help Americans afford coverage. By Chairmen Kevin Brady (R-TX) and Greg Walden (R-OR) ‘ObamaCare is collapsing,” President Trump said during his address to Congress last week, “and we must act decis... More
  • Foxx Statement: Republican Efforts to Provide a Better Way on Health Care
    Mar 7, 2017  - For years, Americans across the country have struggled under a government takeover of health care. Because of Obamacare, insurance markets are collapsing, health care costs are soaring, and patients’ choices are dwindling. Simply put, the flawed health care law is failing. It is hurting hardworking... More
  • Committee Leaders Introduce Legislative Proposals to Promote Affordable Health Care for Working Families
    Mar 2, 2017  - House Education and the Workforce Committee leaders today introduced two legislative proposals as part of a broader effort to advance patient-centered health care reform. The Preserving Employee Wellness Programs Act (H.R. 1313), introduced by Chairwoman Virginia Foxx (R-NC), would provide much-need... More
  • The Self-Insurance Protection Act
    Mar 2, 2017  - BACKGROUND: Employer-sponsored insurance is one of the leading ways Americans obtain health care coverage. According to the Kaiser Family Foundation, more than 150 million Americans are covered by a health benefit plan offered by an employer. Unfortunately, providing employer-sponsored insurance is ... More
  • Preserving Employee Wellness Programs Act
    Mar 2, 2017  - BACKGROUND: Employers continue to develop innovative strategies to help lower health care costs for their employees. It is important for federal policies to support this innovation, especially as working families struggle under the 2010 failed health care law that has led to soaring costs and fewer... More