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December 16, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, Congressman Steven Horsford (D-NV-04) issued the following statement in response to reports that the Senate is considering delaying a vote on the Build Back Better Act until January to focus on voting rights priorities.

December 7, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, the U.S. House of Representatives voted to pass S. 610, a legislative package that includes a bill authored by Congressman Horsford to prevent devastating cuts to Medicare provider payments and protect access to care for seniors and people with disabilities.

Congressman Horsford presided over floor debate on the package. A video of his opening remarks can be viewed here.

December 7, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, Congressman Steven Horsford (D-NV-04) and Congresswoman Kim Schrier (D-WA-08) introduced the Supporting Health Care Providers During the COVID-19 Pandemic Act, a bill to prevent Medicare payment cuts to providers. Without this legislation, cuts would go into effect next month, threatening to close practices and interrupt care.

December 6, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, Congressman Steven Horsford (D-NV-04) and 17 House Democrats sent a letter to President Biden and Congressional leaders to urge quick and decisive action to prevent cuts to hospitals, doctors, and other health care professionals.

November 18, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, ahead of an anticipated vote in the House of Representatives on the Build Back Better Act, Congressman Horsford (D-NV-04) delivered remarks on the House floor to highlight key provisions of the Build Back Better Act that he authored.

Congressman Horsford giving a floor speech in Congress

November 2, 2021 In The News

Originally it was in. Then last week it was out. This week it’s back in.

November 2, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Steven Horsford (D-NV-04) released the following statement after House and Senate Democrats struck a deal to include his bill – the Capping Drug Costs for Seniors Act – in a package of legislation that would lower drug costs through the Build Back Better Act.

November 1, 2021 In The News

Nevada Reps. Susie Lee and Steven Horsford are among 15 Democrats urging House leaders to include cuts to prescription drug prices in a $1.7 trillion spending bill.

The bill championed by President Joe Biden — known as Build Back Better — could come up for a vote as early as this week.

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Monday that the House continues to “move forward” on the sweeping legislation, but did not address specific programs or disagreements that could delay passage of the bill.

November 1, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. Congressman Steven Horsford (D-NV-04) and a coalition of fourteen Democratic members of Congress sent an urgent letter to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Majority Leader Steny Hoyer on Sunday, urging House leadership to include critical provisions on prescription drug pricing in the final legislative text of the Build Back Better Act.

October 29, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, Congressman Steven Horsford (D-NV-04) released the following statement on President Biden’s new framework for the Build Back Better Act.