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  • Jordan statement on President Trump’s executive order on healthcare
    Posted in Press Release on October 12, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Healthcare

    Congressman Jim Jordan made the following comments regarding President Trump’s executive order on healthcare today: “President Trump is doing what voters sent him here to do. Today’s executive order on healthcare will start to give everyday Americans the relief they need from soaring premiums. But an executive order is not a permanent fix. Republicans in Congress need to follow the president’s lead and repeal Obamacare like we promised we would since 2010.” -30- Read more

  • Jordan statement on new HHS policy exempting religious entities from contraceptive mandate
    Posted in Press Release on October 6, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Healthcare, Pro-Life and Family Issues

    Congressman Jim Jordan (R-Ohio) released the following statement regarding the Trump administration’s new Department of Health and Human Services policy protecting religious entities from the Obama administration’s contraceptive mandate: “Today’s decision by the Health and Human Services department is a significant, concrete victory for people of faith. The HHS mandate forced religious employers to pay for services that violated their consciences. Today’s decision protects their First Amendment ... Read more

  • Jordan statement on House vote to pass American Health Care Act
    Posted in Press Release on May 4, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Healthcare

    Congressman Jim Jordan (R-Ohio) made the following comments regarding today’s vote by the U.S. House of Representatives to pass the American Health Care Act: “The legislation that passed the House today is better because of the intense involvement of conservatives over the past few weeks. While it is not full repeal, it is a crucial first step to fulfilling that promise to repeal and replace Obamacare. I look forward to continuing to work with my colleagues in Congress to make this legislation b... Read more

  • Jordan statement on healthcare bill with addition of MacArthur amendment
    Posted in Press Release on April 26, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Healthcare

    Congressman Jim Jordan made the following comments after the House Freedom Caucus voted to support the American Health Care Act with the addition of the MacArthur amendment: “Since President Trump took office, I have been working relentlessly on our shared goal of repealing Obamacare and replacing it with a better, more affordable plan. Our efforts in the House Freedom Caucus to hold the line and improve the American Health Care Act have paid off. While I remain committed to replacing Obamacare ... Read more

  • ADVISORY: Jordan to join HFC members for POLITICO Playbook interview
    Posted in Press Release on April 5, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Government Reform, Healthcare, Budget and Fiscal Issues, Taxes

    Congressman Jim Jordan (R-Ohio) will join House Freedom Caucus Chairman Mark Meadows (R-N.C.) and HFC Member Rep. Justin Amash (R-Mich.) for a live POLITICO Playbook interview on Thursday morning. POLITICO Playbook co-authors Anna Palmer and Jake Sherman will ask questions ranging from health care to the federal budget to government funding. WHAT: POLITICO Playbook live interview with Freedom Caucus members WHEN: Thursday, April 6 – doors open at 8 a.m., interview at 8:30 a.m. WHERE: W Hotel (51... Read more

  • ICYMI: Jordan joins Jake Tapper on CNN State of the Union
    Posted in Press Release on April 3, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Government Reform, Healthcare

    Congressman Jim Jordan joined Jake Tapper this morning on CNN State of the Union to discuss continued congressional efforts to repeal and replace Obamacare. During the interview, Rep. Jordan said: “Tweets and statements and blame don’t change facts. And the facts remain the same. When you look at the document, when you look at the legislation, it doesn’t repeal Obamacare. Even people who support it say it’s – have called it Obamacare-lite. Doesn’t bring down premiums. Even the CBO said premiums ... Read more

  • Jordan discusses latest on Obamacare repeal, replacement on America’s Newsroom
    Posted in Press Release on March 30, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Healthcare

    Congressman Jim Jordan (R-Ohio) joined Fox News America’s Newsroom this morning to discuss what’s next for congressional efforts to repeal and replace Obamacare, and President Donald Trump’s recent tweet about the House Freedom Caucus. During the interview with Fox’s Shannon Bream, Rep. Jordan said: “The Freedom Caucus is trying to change Washington. This bill keeps Washington the same – plain and simple. This bill doesn’t fully repeal Obamacare, this bill doesn’t lower premiums and probably mos... Read more

  • Jordan on CNN New Day: ‘We want a plan’ that repeals Obamacare, lowers premiums
    Posted in Press Release on March 29, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Government Reform, Healthcare

    Congressman Jim Jordan (R-Ohio) joined CNN New Day this morning to discuss what’s next for congressional efforts to repeal and replace Obamacare. During the interview with CNN’s Alisyn Camerota, Rep. Jordan said: “We want to put together a plan that actually repeals Obamacare, that actually lowers premiums, and frankly one that hopefully more than 17 percent of the country approves of. So we’re working hard at that and we’ve never stopped at achieving that goal because that’s what the American p... Read more

  • Jordan on Morning Joe: political, policy, process problems with failed AHCA
    Posted in Press Release on March 27, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Government Reform, Healthcare

    Congressman Jim Jordan (R-Ohio) joined MSNBC’s Morning Joe this morning to discuss why the American Health Care Act failed and the path for Congress to repeal and replace Obamacare moving forward. During the interview, Rep. Jordan made the following comments about the AHCA: “There were political problems with this bill, there were policy problems and there were process problems. And typically good process will lead to better policy which I think leads to better politics. … “The lesson here is: d... Read more

  • ICYMI: Jordan joins Chris Wallace on Fox News Sunday
    Posted in Press Release on March 26, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Government Reform, Healthcare

    Congressman Jim Jordan joined Chris Wallace this morning on Fox News Sunday to discuss the American Health Care Act. During the interview, Rep. Jordan said: "Instead of doing the blame game, let’s get to work. Let's do the responsible thing. Let’s get back to work and do what we told the voters we were going to do. Remember this bill, 17 percent of the country approved of this bill. Maybe the fact that we opposed it, we did the country a favor because this bill didn’t repeal Obamacare. This bill... Read more