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Roe: I Proudly Stand With The Men and Women of ICE

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Rep. Phil Roe, M.D. (R-Tenn.) released the following statement after voting in favor of H.Res 990, a resolution supporting the officers and personnel who carry out the important mission of the United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE): “As a proud supporter of border security and enforcing our country’s immigration laws, I voted today in support of the men and women of ICE and the work they do to protect ou...

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Roe Reintroduces Legislation to Improve Food Guidelines for SNAP

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Rep. Phil Roe, M.D. (R-TN) reintroduced H.R. 6394, the Healthy Food Choices Act. This legislation will improve the food guidelines for the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) by aligning them with the same standards used for the Women, Infants and Children (WIC) program, ensuring SNAP recipients are using their benefits to purchase nutritious foods: “As an OB-GYN, I have seen first-hand how the WIC program h...

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Roe Statement on Tennessee Health Insurance Premium Announcements

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Rep. Phil Roe, M.D. (R-Tenn.) released the following statement on recent health care premium decrease announcements: “Democrats have spent the last two years offering every prediction under the sun about the dire consequences of Republican efforts to replace Obamacare with patient-centered reforms. Now, we can see that their predictions ring hollow – as many of us said. Health insurance will still be too expensive in 201...

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Roe Introduces the FISA Only Uses Revelations That Heed Amendment Warrants Act

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, after voting for H.R. 6237, the Intelligence Authorization Act for FY 2018 and 2019, Rep. Phil Roe, M.D. (R-Tenn.) introduced H.R. 6353, the FISA Only Uses Revelations That Heed (FOURTH) Amendment Warrants Act, which amends the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978 to prohibit any government entity from accessing information on a United States citizen without a warrant: “I believe today’s Intelligence Authorizati...

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