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Rep. Stan Lee Pre-Files Bill to Open Oxygen Chambers to Vets with Brain Injuries

Rep. Stan Lee

Today, Rep. Stan Lee, R-Lexington, pre-filed BR 278, the “Colonel Ron Ray Traumatic Brain Injury Treatment Act.” The bill, co-sponsored by Rep. Tim Moore, R-Elizabethtown, would open up Hyperbaric Oxygen Treatment (HBOT) to military veterans suffering from Traumatic Brain Injuries (TBI) and would come at no cost to taxpayers.

BR 278 is the result of Mrs. Eunice Ray, the wife of Colonel Ronald D. Ray who was the former Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense Continue reading Rep. Stan Lee Pre-Files Bill to Open Oxygen Chambers to Vets with Brain Injuries

McConnell Says Tax Bill ‘A Big Step Forward In Turning The Ship Around For American Families’

Mitch McConnell

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) issued the following statement today on the Tax Cuts & Jobs Act:

“The Senate Finance Committee, under the leadership of Chairman Hatch, has put forward much-needed tax reform that will give hard-working, middle-class families across America more money in their pockets, more economic opportunity and security, and more jobs here at home. This proposal is years in the making. It is the product Continue reading McConnell Says Tax Bill ‘A Big Step Forward In Turning The Ship Around For American Families’

McConnell Statement on the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act

Mitch McConnell

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) released the following statement regarding the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act that was released by the House Ways and Means Committee today:

“Today, the House of Representatives took a big step forward in our effort to help provide the American people with a robust economy that reaches for its full potential: that puts more money in middle-class pockets, that produces better jobs for workers, that Continue reading McConnell Statement on the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act