Health Care

Chester County Hospital gets $2.1 million in state funding to expand inpatient capacity

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WEST CHESTER — State Sen. Carolyn Comitta, state Rep. Christina Sappey, and state Rep. Dianne Herrin announced Tuesday that they secured more than $2.1 million in total state funding to support expanding inpatient and emergency department capacity at Chester County Hospital. The funding, made available through the federal American Rescue Plan, comes at a crucial time as communities across the coun...

Reps Houlahan, Meijer Introduce Legislation to Strengthen National Security, Reduce Overreliance on Foreign Pharmaceuticals

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Reps Houlahan and Meijer headshots

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Representatives Chrissy Houlahan (D-PA) and Peter Meijer (R-MI) introduced H.R. 6374, the House companion to the Strengthening Supply Chains for Servicemembers and Security Act. This timely legislation is a bipartisan, bicameral response to the September Department of Defense Office of Inspector General (Dod OIG) report recommending several actions the U.S. government tak...

Reps Houlahan, Meijer Introduce Legislation to Strengthen National Security, Reduce Overreliance on Foreign Pharmaceuticals

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Reps Houlahan and Meijer headshots

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Representatives Chrissy Houlahan (D-PA) and Peter Meijer (R-MI) introduced H.R. 6374, the House companion to the Strengthening Supply Chains for Servicemembers and Security Act. This timely legislation is a bipartisan, bicameral response to the September Department of Defense Office of Inspector General (Dod OIG) report recommending several actions the U.S. government tak...

Houlahan Issues Response to Senator Manchin’s BBB Comments

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WASHINGTON – Today, Representative Chrissy Houlahan (D-PA) issued the following statement: "The Build Back Better Act is not the President’s agenda," said Houlahan. "It’s the people’s agenda. This package includes policies that center on American workers, families, students, and the only planet we have—it’s worth fighting for. In my few short years down in Washington, I’ve come to understand that ...

Houlahan Celebrates Passage of Bipartisan Defense Bill Headed to President’s Desk

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Today, Representative Chrissy Houlahan (D-PA), a veteran and member of the House Armed Services Committee (HASC), announced legislative priorities she successfully incorporated into the FY22 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA). The annual defense bill has now been sent to the Senate, where it is expected to pass later this week before heading to President Biden’s desk for signature. A former...

Houlahan Promotes Medicare Open Enrollment with Phoenixville Area Senior Center Ahead of Tomorrow’s Deadline

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Senior Roundtable

PHOENIXVILLE – Today, Representative Chrissy Houlahan (D-PA) held a roundtable discussion with members of the Phoenixville Area Senior Center (PASC) and Pennsylvania Medicare Education and Decision Insight (PA MEDI) to answer Medicare questions and continue her efforts encouraging area seniors to take advantage of the open enrollment period ending tomorrow, December 7. As of July 2020, there were...

Houlahan Votes to Lower the Cost of Health Care, Housing and Child Care, Passes Build Back Better Act

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WASHINGTON – Today, Representative Chrissy Houlahan (D-PA) voted to pass the Build Back Better Act, moving this overwhelmingly popular bill one step closer to being signed into law. On the heels of the bipartisan Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act, this complimentary bill will further help the people of Pennsylvania by cutting taxes and putting working families first. “At a time when so many P...

Representative Houlahan Delivers Critical and Long Overdue Investments in Pennsylvania’s Transportation Infrastructure

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WASHINGTON – Tonight, Representative Chrissy Houlahan (D-PA) voted to pass the bipartisan Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act and send it to the President’s desk for signature. This bill makes critical and long overdue investments across our Commonwealth to repair and rebuild roads and bridges, modernize our ports and airports, improve public transit, and make needed updates to our passenger an...

Houlahan Tours Leading Cancer Treatment Development Facility Novocure, Meets with Malvern Employees

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Chrissy Solo Novocure

Originally Posted in MyChesCo. Rep. Houlahan tours Novocure facility in Malvern, PA. From left to right: Wilco Groenhuysen, Chief Operating Officer, Frank Leonard, Chief Development Officer, Rep. Houlahan, and Katie Meyer, Head of Government Affairs. MALVERN, PA — Representative Chrissy Houlahan (D-PA) on Wednesday joined Novocure leadership to tour their Malvern facility and learn more about thei...

Houlahan Tours Leading Cancer Treatment Development Facility Novocure, Meets with Malvern Employees

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Chrissy Solo Novocure

Rep. Houlahan tours Novocure facility in Malvern, PA. From left to right: Wilco Groenhuysen, Chief Operating Officer, Frank Leonard, Chief Development Officer, Rep. Houlahan, and Katie Meyer, Head of Government Affairs. MALVERN – Today, Representative Chrissy Houlahan (D-PA) joined Novocure leadership to tour their Malvern facility and learn more about their vital work. There, she heard about the...