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Congressman Lloyd Doggett

Representing the 35th District of Texas

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February 15, 2019
WASHINGTON — Defiant in the wake of a stinging budget defeat, President Donald Trump on Friday declared a national emergency at the U.S.-Mexico border.
February 15, 2019
Texas lawmakers from Central Texas offered mixed reviews Friday to President Donald Trump declaring a national emergency on the southern border, a move that could free up money to build a wall, his biggest and most elusive campaign promise.
February 15, 2019
Fox San Antonio launched a series Thursday on surprise billing when it comes to healthcare.
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February 14, 2019
Members of Congress representing Central Texas offered mixed reactions Thursday to a border security deal to avert a government shutdown. Republicans didn’t say much, if anything, about President Donald Trump’s plan to declare a national emergency to secure more funding for barriers along the southern border.
February 13, 2019
Washington, D.C. — Today, Congressman Lloyd Doggett spoke on the floor of the House urging passage of H.J.Res. 37, the Yemen War Powers Resolution, of which he is a lead sponsor. The resolution would end unconstitutional U.S. military participation in the Saudi-led coalition’s military campaign in Yemen. It just passed the House of Representatives.
February 12, 2019
AUSTIN, Texas — Nearly one in every five women suffer from prolapse, a condition where pelvic muscles no longer support pelvic organs.
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February 11, 2019
Prescription drugs are for some, a matter of life and death. Many Americans are now buying pharmaceuticals from Mexico and Canada because they can't afford them in the United States. "We're having to pay probably the highest prices in the world for pharmaceuticals here," said United States Congressman, Lloyd Doggett.
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February 7, 2019
U.S. Rep. Lloyd Doggett filed a bill Thursday that he said would lower rising prescription drug prices by allowing federal health care officials to negotiate drug prices with pharmaceutical companies, an idea President Donald Trump backed in 2016.
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February 7, 2019
U.S. Rep. Lloyd Doggett, D-Austin, has filed at least six motions to release President Donald Trump's tax returns.
February 7, 2019
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S Congressman Lloyd Doggett (D-TX) and U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown (D-OH) today announced patient-first legislation that would address the prescription drug affordability crisis. Their Medicare Negotiation and Competitive Licensing Act would authorize the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) to negotiate drug prices and, if drug companies refuse to negotiate in good faith, it would enable the Secretary to issue a competitive license to another company to produce the medication as a generic.

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