Congressman Matt Salmon

Representing the 5th District of Arizona

Health Issues

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More on Health Issues

Oct 8, 2014 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Today, Rep. Matt Salmon (AZ-05) signed a bipartisan letter urging President Obama to impose increased screening and travel restrictions to help curtail the potential spread of Ebola in the United States.  He issued the following statement:

Oct 8, 2014 Letter

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The Honorable Barack Obama
President
The White House
1600 Pennsylvania Ave.
Washington, DC 20500

Dear President Obama:

Nov 15, 2013 Press Release

Washington—Today, Rep. Matt Salmon (AZ-05) released the following statement regarding his vote on H.R. 3350, Keep Your Health Plan Act of 2013:

Nov 13, 2013 Press Release

Washington—Today, Rep. Matt Salmon (AZ-05) released the following statement regarding today’s report from the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) detailing current enrollment figures of the Obamacare exchanges for the first reporting period (Oct. 1-Nov. 2, 2013).  

“Today’s report detailing the latest Obamacare enrollment numbers proves that this law was never ready for primetime.

Oct 7, 2013 In The News

Our democracy has not always operated smoothly. Our Founding Fathers had fierce debates in Independence Hall before negotiating what would become the Constitution.
Through negotiation, our Founding Fathers created a system of checks and balances with three independent arms of government. The House of Representatives, with its frequent elections and large body of delegates, was designed to be the most responsive to the will of the people.

Oct 2, 2013 Press Release

Washington—Today, Rep. Matt Salmon (AZ-05) released the following statement on Day 2 of the government shutdown:

Sep 30, 2013 Press Release

Washington—Today, Rep. Matt Salmon (AZ-05) released the following statement regarding his vote on H.J. Res. 59, the Continuing Resolution for FY2014:

“For the third time, House Republicans passed a bipartisan bill to fund the government and protect Americans from the ever-mounting and damaging effects of Obamacare. Once again, our bill keeps the government open, protects Americans from being forced into Obamacare and puts Members of Congress and the President into the healthcare exchanges they created.

Sep 29, 2013 Press Release

Washington—Today, Rep. Matt Salmon (AZ-05) released the following statement regarding his vote on H.J. Res. 59, the Continuing Resolution for FY2014:

“Tonight, House Republicans passed a bill that accomplishes what Americans want:  keep the government funded and delay a law that is not ready for prime time.

Sep 20, 2013 Press Release

Washington—Today, Rep. Matt Salmon (AZ-05) released the following statement on the passage of H.J. Res. 59, the continuing resolution that would fund the government and defund Obamacare.

“House Republicans voted today with overwhelming unity to pass the continuing resolution and keep the government operating. An ever-growing majority of Americans – including a majority in my own district – are already feeling the damage brought from Obamacare and want our elected officials to do something to stop it. This bill does just that by defunding it.

Sep 19, 2013 Press Release

Washington—Today, Rep. Matt Salmon (AZ-05) released the following statement after joining his fellow House and Senate conservatives in a press conference regarding the continuing resolution scheduled for a vote in the House this week.