Congressman Donald Norcross

Representing the 1st District of New Jersey
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Norcross Statement on New Senate Trumpcare Plan

Jul 13, 2017
News Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman Donald Norcross (NJ-01) issued the following statement on the Senate Republican’s latest Trumpcare plan:

“Republicans are once again trying to appease the extremists in their party and give billionaires a tax break, while taking healthcare away from millions of Americans.

“They’re trying to sell this as an improved strategy, but it’s more of the same. The plan still drastically reduces essential and preventative care for millions of families. It still turns its back on our children, women and seniors – and it doesn’t come close to adequately addressing the needs of our neighbors struggling with the disease of addiction.

“The tweaks are not solutions and I urge my colleagues on the other side of the aisle to finally start working with Democrats on improving – rather than eroding – access to healthcare for Americans.”

Read Rep. Norcross’ statement when the Senate Republicans released their ‘healthcare’ plan on June 22, 2017.

Read Rep. Norcross’ statement when TrumpCare passed the House on May 4, 2017.

Read Rep. Norcross’ statement when the CBO score came out for TrumpCare on May 24, 2017.

Read Rep. Norcross’ statement after the Republican-led Congress failed to pass health care legislation on March 24, 2017.

Read about Rep. Norcross’ health care day of action in January 2017 and his May 2017 press conference with women at a local Planned Parenthood center.


Contact: Ally Kehoe, Communications Director