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WASHINGTON - Congressman A. Donald McEachin (VA-04) released the following statement about the 7th anniversary of the Affordable Care Act:
RICHMOND – Congressman A. Donald McEachin (VA-04) released the following statement to address the Congressional Budget Office’s report that the GOP’s proposed healthcare bill will cost more and cover fewer hardworking Americans.
WASHINGTON – Congressman A. Donald McEachin (VA-04) released the following statement to address the Republican “solution” to the Affordable Care Act:
RICHMOND – Yesterday, Congressman Donald McEachin (VA-04) toured the Virginia League for Planned Parenthood (VLPP) health center in Richmond. During the tour he gathered information from staff members on the range of services offered and the demographics of the clientele.
“I have toured this facility before but as a state senator,” said Rep. McEachin. “As a member of Congress, I need to broaden my scope to understand how actions taken on a national level will affect my constituents all across the state,” said Congressman McEachin.
In collaboration with Virginia League of Planned Parenthood (VLPP), Congressman Donald McEachin toured their facility earlier this week to learn more about the affordable healthcare services and programs available for the women and families in Richmond.
“This is to educate me on the threat to Planned Parenthood,” Congressman McEachin said. “As a state legislator, when I was in the Senate, I understood it from a state perspective, but I wanted to come back to make sure I understood it from a federal perspective, and the impact that defunding Planned Parenthood would have.”
WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Donald McEachin announced that a new report finds that Virginia would lose more than 51,000 jobs and the nation overall would lose a total of 2.6 million jobs in 2019 alone as a result of the Republicans’ repeal of the Affordable Care Act. About one-third of the jobs lost would be in health care, but the majority would be in other industries like construction, real est
WASHINGTON – Congressman A. Donald McEachin spoke on the House Floor to defend the Affordable Care Act for the more than 20 million Americans who depend on their access to high-quality healthcare.
“Mr. Speaker, it is my hope that reason will prevail and that while we may tweak the Affordable Care Act, it will not be repealed,” said Congressman McEachin.