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  • Jordan statement on canceled American Health Care Act vote
    Posted in Press Release on March 24, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Government Reform, Healthcare

    Congressman Jim Jordan (R-Ohio) made the following statement regarding today’s decision by Republican House leadership to cancel today’s scheduled vote on the American Health Care Act: “Obamacare is a disaster, and repealing it remains one of my top priorities. It's why I introduced a clean repeal bill and have been pushing for a vote. The AHCA did not have the support it needed, neither in Congress nor among the American people. Now, House Republicans owe it to our constituents to immediately g... Read more

  • ICYMI: Jordan reiterates opposition to current House Obamacare repeal bill on MSNBC’s Morning Joe
    Posted in Press Release on March 22, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Government Reform, Healthcare

    Congressman Jim Jordan (R-Ohio) joined MSNBC’s Morning Joe this morning to discuss congressional efforts to repeal and replace Obamacare. During the interview, Rep. Jordan reiterated his opposition to the American Health Care Act in its current form. During the interview, Rep. Jordan made the following comments: “Our job is to … do what we told the American people we were going to do when they gave us the privilege to serve, and this bill doesn’t do that. This bill doesn’t repeal Obamacare, and ... Read more

  • ICYMI: Jordan joins Chris Wallace on Fox News Sunday
    Posted in Press Release on March 12, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Healthcare

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  • Jordan announces plan to reintroduce 2015 Obamacare repeal bill
    Posted in Press Release on March 7, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Government Reform, Healthcare

    Today in a press conference, Congressman Jim Jordan (R-Ohio) stated his intention to reintroduce the 2015 Obamacare repeal bill so that Congress could vote on a repeal of the 2010 Affordable Care Act. During the press conference Rep. Jordan said: “Our goal is real simple: Bring down the cost of insurance for working families and middle-class families across this country. In an effort to do that we think you have to get rid of Obamacare completely. So tomorrow I will introduce a bill that every ... Read more

  • Jordan, Meadows call for vote on 2015 Obamacare repeal bill
    Posted in Press Release on February 2, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Government Reform, Healthcare

    Reps. Mark Meadows (R-NC) and Jim Jordan (R-OH) released the following statement calling on Republican leaders to bring H.R. 3762, which repealed the Affordable Care Act through budget reconciliation in 2016, to the floor for a vote: “Health care will be better and more affordable once Obamacare is repealed. We committed to the American people to repeal every tax, every mandate, the regulations, and to defund Planned Parenthood. That’s what the American people expect us to do – and they expect u... Read more

  • Jordan statement on vote to pass pro-life bill H.R. 7
    Posted in Press Release on January 24, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Healthcare, Pro-Life and Family Issues

    Congressman Jim Jordan (R-Ohio) made the following comments regarding today’s vote by the U.S. House of Representatives to pass H.R. 7, the No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion and Abortion Insurance Full Disclosure Act of 2017: “Today, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion Act. This bill is a nationally popular piece of legislation that ensures no taxpayer dollars are used to pay for the taking of innocent life. The vast majority of Americans support this com... Read more

  • Reps. Jordan, Davidson host Facebook Live discussion about repealing Obamacare
    Posted in Press Release on January 12, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Healthcare

    Congressmen Jim Jordan (OH-04) and Warren Davidson (OH-08) co-hosted a Facebook Live discussion today to share their views on congressional efforts to repeal the Affordable Care Act, and to answer questions about repealing and replacing Obamacare. During the discussion, Reps. Jordan and Davidson covered issues from pre-existing conditions to the timeline of repeal to defunding Planned Parenthood. During the discussion, Rep. Jordan said, “It’s time to put out the fire that Obamacare has started. ... Read more

  • Op-Ed: No more excuses, Republicans
    Posted in Opinion Pieces on January 11, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Government Reform, Healthcare, Taxes

    Too often, Washington puts the concerns of the politically connected before those of ordinary Americans. Imagine this scenario. A man who works a second shift walks out to get in his truck to drive to work. Now remember, when you work second shift you’re forced to miss some of your kids’ after school activities and their summer little league games. But like most Americans he’s willing to do the hard things for his family. As he pulls out of his driveway, the second shift worker sees a guy two ho... Read more

  • Jordan statement on House vote to pass reconciliation bill repealing significant portions of Obamacare
    Posted in Press Release on January 6, 2016 | Preview rr
    Tags: Government Reform, Healthcare, Budget and Fiscal Issues, Pro-Life and Family Issues, Taxes

    Congressman Jim Jordan (R-Ohio) made the following statement regarding today’s vote on a reconciliation bill that would repeal significant portions of the 2010 Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, commonly called Obamacare, and also stop federal funding of Planned Parenthood and other abortion providers: “Since 2010, Republicans have told the American people that we heard their frustration over Obamacare and would repeal this terrible law. Today we took the first step toward finally repea... Read more

  • Jordan statement on continuing resolution that funds Planned Parenthood
    Posted in Press Release on September 30, 2015 | Preview rr
    Tags: Healthcare, Budget and Fiscal Issues, Pro-Life and Family Issues

    Congressman Jim Jordan (R-Ohio) made the following statement regarding today’s vote to pass a continuing resolution out of the U.S. House of Representatives that does not remove federal funding from Planned Parenthood and instead send it to more comprehensive federally qualified women’s health clinics: “I would have supported the funding bill had it simply redirected taxpayer dollars from Planned Parenthood to community health centers around the country, where women can receive actual, comprehen... Read more