Each week, my office receives thousands of phone calls, letters, e-mails, and visits from folks across the Sixth District about current issues before Congress. Here are a few of the inquiries I have received recently: Federal funding authorization for Community Health Centers lapsed on September 30. Will you support maintaining funding for Community Health Centers by supporting the CHIME Act? I have long been an advocate for Community Health Centers and the affordable health care options they pr...
There is no quick and easy solution to wiping out this epidemic. It requires states, the federal government, and community groups to work together to combat drug abuse, with enforcement, prevention, education, and treatment as key components. I will continue to work with folks in Sixth District communities as well as lawmakers in Congress to advance solutions that will provide more tools to help addicts reclaim and rebuild their lives, stop drug traffickers, and make our communities safer. Our neighbors, friends, and loved ones n