Representative Nita Lowey

Representing the 17th District of New York

Republicans are using the appropriations process to attack women's health

August 3, 2017
In The News

The Senate Republican bill to repeal the Affordable Care Act might have failed, but threats to health coverage continue. Despite the Senate’s plans for bipartisan hearings in September on ways to improve the individual insurance market, President Trump has created uncertainty over whether the government will continue providing subsidies that help hard-working American families afford coverage.

Amid the chaos and controversy, House Republicans have advanced their most aggressive attacks on women’s health ever through the annual Appropriations process. (Click the link above or below to continue reading.)

(This op-ed first appeared in The Hill)