ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – Several ads have surfaced attacking republicans in Congress for their vote in favor of the American Health Care Act.
People in the Capital Region brought their concerns to Rep. John Faso on Tuesday. Dozens gathered outside The University Club of Albany in protest of his vote for the AHCA.Read More
KINGSTON — When U.S. Rep. John Faso, R-19, opted not to attend a town hall to answer questions about health care, a congressman from a neighboring district decided to attend in his place.
U.S. Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney, a Democrat who represents southwestern Dutchess, eastern Westchester, Orange and Putnam counties, traveled north to Kingston on Monday to hear constituents’ concerns about the American Health Care Act of 2017, which was passed by the House of Representatives last week.Read More
Upstate House Republicans' votes in favor of the American Health Care Act last week dogged Reps. Elise Stefanik and John Faso with criticisms from multiple sources on Monday.
In an at-times contentious community forum in Plattsburgh, Stefanik said Monday evening her goal is improving quality of health care and decreasing insurance costs.Read More
The Republican push to repeal the Affordable Care Act has elicited an impassioned response from some mid-Hudson Valley residents, fearful for what a change in health care could mean for themselves and loved ones.
On Monday afternoon, Democratic Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney listened to their concerns in his 18th Congressional District. Then, he listened to concerns from constituents in the 19th Congressional District Monday night.Read More
Politicians and other leaders in blue states such as California and New York blasted House Republicans for passing the American Health Care Act (AHCA).
The bill (H.R. 1628) to repeal the Affordable Care Act would cost New York almost $7 billion annually by 2021, according to a statement from New York Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo (D). He said 2.7 million New Yorkers will be left without health coverage.Read More
KINGSTON – A hard rain drenched demonstrators outside the office of Rep. John Faso on Friday, but it did nothing to dampen their enthusiasm for getting the Republican out of Congress.
Umbrellas bloomed as about 200 demonstrators planted themselves on the sidewalk in front of Faso’s office on Broadway.
They pointed their signs at traffic driving by, and the blare of car horns mingled with chants of “Na, na, na, na; hey, Faso, goodbye.”Read More
Mid-Hudson Congressman John Faso voted in favor of the American Health Care Act on Thursday — and took heat for it from opponents of the bill.
“The Affordable Care Act has failed in its promises to the American people,” Rep. Faso, R-Kinderhook, said in a prepared statement after Thursday’s vote 217-213 vote in the House to repeal and replace the 2010 act, commonly called Obamacare.Read More