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Robert Hurt Votes to Allow Americans to Keep their Healthcare Plans

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Congressman Robert Hurt’s, R-5th, released the following statement after voting in favor of H.R. 3522, the Employee Healthcare Protection Act of 2014, which would allow health insurance plans that were on the group market during the 2013 year be offered through 2018: “The President promised the American people repeatedly that if they liked their healthcare… Read more »

Ed Gillespie Commends Scott Rigell for Bipartisan Resolution Condemning Unlawful Taliban Leader Transfer

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Ed Gillespie issued the following statement after the House of Representatives passed Scott Rigell’s resolution condemning the unlawful transfer of five senior Taliban leaders earlier this year. “The President’s actions were unlawful and I commend Scott Rigell for his bipartisan resolution holding him accountable for the release of five senior Taliban leaders. As Senator, I… Read more »

Robert Hurt Votes for Resolution of Disapproval of the President’s Unlawful Prisoner Exchange

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Congressman Robert Hurt, R-5th, released the following statement after voting in favor of H.Res. 644, a resolution of disapproval of the Obama administration’s failure to comply with the lawful statutory requirement of notifying Congress 30 days prior to the release of detainees from the United States Naval Station at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba: “In transferring five… Read more »