As the Supreme Court hears oral arguments in Republicans’ lawsuit to overturn the Affordable Care Act, U.S. House Assistant Speaker Ben Ray Luján (D-N.M.) issued the following statement condemning their attempts to take away health care from millions of Americans during a global pandemic.
U.S. House Assistant Speaker Ben Ray Luján (D-N.M.) issued the following statement on the House passage of a government funding package to keep the federal government open through December 11.
N.M. Delegation Calls On USCIS To Help Strengthen America’s Health Care Workforce And Prevent Medical Professional Shortages In Rural And Underserved Areas During COVID-19 Pandemic
Today, U.S. Senators Tom Udall (D-N.M.) and Martin Heinrich (D-N.M.) and U.S. Representatives Ben Ray Luján (D-N.M.), Deb Haaland (D-N.M.), and Xochitl Torres Small (D-N.M.) are calling on U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) to take immediate visa processing actions that will bolster the health care workforce in rural and underserved areas and help fill medical provider shortages in these areas.
Congressman Ben Ray Luján, the U.S. House Assistant Speaker, introduced bipartisan legislation to support primary care providers and improve health care in underserved and rural communities.