In 2015, Congressman Brooks was honored with the Healthcare Leadership Council’s “Champion of Healthcare Innovation” award, recognizing his ongoing support of patient-centered medical progress. In January of this year, for the first time, Congress passed a broad repeal of Obamacare and sent it to the President’s desk. Although the measure was vetoed by the President and Congress fell short of the two-thirds majority necessary to override the veto, Congressman Brooks remains committed to ending the harm caused by this disastrous law and will continue working to repeal Obamacare and replace it with measures that empower patients, families, and doctors.
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Washington, D.C. – Today, and thanks to amendments fought for and obtained by the House Freedom Caucus, Congressman Mo Brooks (AL-05) announced he will vote for and support the improved and amended American Health Care Act (AHCA) that partially repeals ObamaCare while driving down health insurance costs.
Washington, D.C. – Tonight, Vice President Mike Pence met with the House Freedom Caucus to discuss American Health Care Act amendments sufficient to garner House Freedom Caucus support.
Huntsville, AL – Today, Congressman Mo Brooks (AL-05) appeared on America’s News Headquarters to discuss the House leadership health care replacement plan. Brooks affirmed his commitment to deliver a clean repeal of Obamacare to the American people.
Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman Mo Brooks (AL-05) will vote for a “Budget” to be used as a procedural vehicle to amend ObamaCare via an arcane device known as “Budget Reconciliation.” Although called a “Budget,” this legislation influences but does not control future spending. Further, although touted as a “repeal” of ObamaCare, it is nothing of the sort. The Mitch McConnell/Paul Ryan plan amends ObamaCare (not repeals it) by stripping several onerous provisions from ObamaCare. If the McConnell/Ryan plan passes the House and the Senate, ObamaCare will still
Washington, D.C. – Today, Vice President-elect Mike Pence addressed Congressman Mo Brooks (AL-05) and the House Republican Conference. Pence stated that “Priority #1” is keeping the promises Donald Trump made to the American people during the presidential campaign. More specifically, Pence stated that the highest policy priorities for the incoming Trump Administration are repeal of ObamaCare and Obama regulations that have stifled America’s economy and burdened America’s working families.