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March 3, 2020 In The News
Rep. Paul Gosar, R-Ariz., and Rep. Greg Stanton, D-Ariz., introduced a bill Friday, the Downwinders Parity Act, that would expand the “affected area” as defined by the Radiation Exposure Compensation Act (RECA). Signed into law in 2000, RECA is the existing means by which those who developed illnesses from nuclear radiation exposure can apply for government compensation.
February 27, 2020 Press Release
Rep. Greg Stanton and Rep. Paul Gosar today introduced H.R. 5992, the Downwinders Parity Act, to bring justice to victims of radiation exposure in Mohave County in northwestern Arizona and Clark County in southern Nevada.
February 4, 2020 Press Release
Rep. Greg Stanton, along with members of both the House and Senate, cosigned a bipartisan letter to Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Director Dr. Robert Redfield to request additional resources to cities with confirmed cases of coronavirus.
December 18, 2019 In The News
On Dec. 12, the House of Representative took a vital step to lower prescription drug costs and passed the Lower Drug Costs Now Act. This bipartisan bill offers real relief to the millions of Americans who struggle to afford their needed medications.
August 28, 2019 In The News
Two Arizona congressmen hosted a Valley Fever (coccidioidomycosis) roundtable Wednesday, Aug. 21, at the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Phoenix to gather updated information on the fungal infection from physicians, scientists, health care advocates and survivors
August 22, 2019 In The News
On Wednesday, two Arizona congressmen discussed a bipartisan measure they hope will combat valley fever. Republican David Schweikert and Democrat Greg Stanton met with survivors, health care advocates and providers.
August 21, 2019 In The News
Medical experts and patients came together on Wednesday to discuss how to better diagnose Valley Fever.
August 21, 2019 In The News
Two Arizona congressmen from opposite sides of the aisle are trying raise awareness about Valley fever as the number of diagnosed cases in Arizona is skyrocketing.
August 3, 2019 In The News
Immigrants and community members were invited by National Asian Pacific American Women’s Forum to share their stories about the health care system on Saturday in front of Arizona and national leaders.
July 11, 2019 In The News
Congressman David Schweikert and other U.S. lawmakers from Arizona are hoping to pass a Valley Fever bill. Valley Fever is a fungal infection that is acquired when you inhale spores that come out of the ground. It does not have a cure or a vaccine.