WASHINGTON — Yesterday, Representatives Ronny Jackson (R-TX-13) and Derek Kilmer (D-WA-06) introduced the Rural Hospital Technical Assistance Program Act to protect and strengthen rural hospitals. This bill makes permanent an existing program at the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) that provides technical assistance for rural hospitals to help prevent… Read more »
STATEMENTS OF SUPPORT FOR THE RURAL HOSPITAL TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE PROGRAM ACT
John Henderson, President of Texas Organization of Rural & Community Hospitals said: “TORCH appreciates Dr. Jackson’s leadership and endorses the Rural Hospital Technical Assistance Program Act because it aims to support and stabilize vulnerable rural hospitals and protect rural communities’… Read more »
WASHINGTON — Last week, Congressman Ronny Jackson (TX-13) reintroduced the Protecting American Sovereignty Act to prohibit the Biden Administration from surrendering to the World Health Organization (WHO) through the proposed Global Pandemic Treaty. Specifically, this legislation prohibits the use of taxpayer funds from being used to execute any of the treaty’s obligations,… Read more »
WASHINGTON – Today, Representative Ronny Jackson (TX-13) sent a letter to the CEO of Pfizer, Albert Bourla, demanding answers and accountability in light of recent reports exposing Pfizer for possibly conducting gain-of-function research with the COVID-19 virus.
Jackson said: “As a physician, I believe these reports are unsettling and cause for concern. Experimenting with… Read more »
WASHINGTON — Yesterday, Representative Ronny Jackson (TX-13) was appointed by Speaker McCarthy to the Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Pandemic. The Subcommittee’s objective is to investigate the large volume of evidence that the virus originated from the Wuhan Institute of Virology (WIV) and that it did not occur naturally. The Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Pandemic… Read more »
WASHINGTON — Last week, Representative Ronny Jackson, M.D. (TX-13) led his colleagues in sending a letter to Rochelle Walensky, M.D., MPH, Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and Robert Califf, M.D., Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), concerning their lack of transparency surrounding the safety of COVID-19 vaccines.… Read more »
WASHINGTON — Last week, Representative Ronny Jackson (TX-13) joined two of his Republican colleagues from West Texas, Representatives Jodey Arrington (TX-19) and August Pfluger (TX-11), in criticizing the Department of Defense (DoD) Defense Health Agency’s (DHA) decision to move forward with Cigna/Express Script’s reduced reimbursement plan.
The new contract, which went into… Read more »
WASHINGTON — Today, Representative Ronny Jackson (TX-13) released the following statement in response to the Supreme Court’s decision to overturn Roe v. Wade in their decision on Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization:
“I applaud the Supreme Court’s ruling on Dobbs v. Jackson. This landmark decision overturns 50 years of unconstitutional, federally sanctioned abortion. Since the… Read more »
WASHINGTON — Today, Congressman Ronny Jackson (TX-13) introduced the Protecting American Sovereignty Act to prevent the Biden Administration from surrendering U.S. sovereignty to the World Health Organization (WHO) through the proposed Global Pandemic Treaty. Specifically, the legislation prohibits the use of taxpayer dollars from carrying out the treaty, therefore blocking it from… Read more »