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  • House of Representatives Passes Entitlement Reform
    Posted in Press Releases on March 26, 2015 | Preview rr
    Tags: Social Security & Medicare

    In a bipartisan vote Thursday, the House of Representatives overwhelmingly passed legislation to permanently reform Medicare and physician reimbursements. Congressman Brad Wenstrup (R-OH), a doctor of nearly 30 years, supported the changes to Medicare that reduce projected deficit spending and increase certainty for physicians and seniors in the program. “This is a big step: this legislation includes the first real entitlement reforms in nearly 20 years, something that is not only necessary to e... Read more

  • More cuts to Medicare Advantage Under Obamacare
    Posted in Press Releases on February 24, 2014 | Preview rr
    Tags: Social Security & Medicare

    WASHINGTON, D.C. – Friday, the Obama Administration announced further cuts to the popular Medicare Advantage program for seniors, totaling a proposed 3.55 percent decrease in funding for fiscal year 2015. Congressman Brad Wenstrup, a physician of 26 years, previously drew attention to these cuts and their impacts on seniors in a 2013 letter demanding a full accounting of the effects in his state of Ohio. “Ohio seniors were told if they liked their doctor and health plan, they could keep their do... Read more

  • Wenstrup Joins Other Freshmen in Calling for Entitlement and Tax Reform, and Spending Cuts
    Posted in Press Releases on February 14, 2013 | Preview rr
    Tags: Social Security & Medicare, Taxes, Budget & Spending

    Washington, D.C. – Rep. Brad Wenstrup (OH-02) has joined with other freshman members in signing a letter demanding entitlement and tax reform, as well as serious spending cuts. Wenstrup released the following quote regarding the letter: “I was pleased that some of my Democratic freshman colleagues share my concern that the over-taxing and skyrocketing national debt advocated by Barack Obama and Nancy Pelosi are hurting everyday Americans. This letter sends a clear message that overregulation, re... Read more