CBO report: Republican health care bill would leave 23 million more Americans uninsured

May 24, 2017By robertMedia Release, Press Release

Congressman Cramer was key architect of bill that CBO says guts protections for pre-existing conditions; increases premiums by 20% next year; and slashes Medicaid by $834 billion  CBO: “Less healthy people would face extremely high premiums” under GOP health care bill (BISMARCK, ND) – The nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office (CBO) today released its official analysis of … Read More

Dem-NPL statement on FY2018 budget

May 23, 2017By robertMedia Release, Press Release

(BISMARCK, ND) – In response to the release of President Trump’s 2018 budget, Democratic-NPL Executive Director Robert Haider issued the following statement: “Unsurprisingly, this proposal is bad news for North Dakota. It includes windfall benefits for the wealthy and steep cuts to services for seniors, children, working families and rural communities, all while failing to balance … Read More

GOP health bill could cut kids’ Medicaid funding by $43 billion nationwide, $59 million in ND

May 19, 2017By robertMedia Release, Press Release

Congressman Cramer was key architect of GOP health bill that also threatens Medicaid expansion for 20,000 North Dakotans FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 19, 2017  (BISMARCK, N.D.) – A nonpartisan report released yesterday shows the Republican health care bill, which narrowly passed the House and was authored in part by Congressman Kevin Cramer, could cut Medicaid … Read More

Dem-NPL response to Kevin Cramer ridiculing concerns over firing of FBI Director Comey

May 10, 2017By robertMedia Release, Press Release 1 Comment

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 10, 2017 (BISMARCK, ND) – Today, on a local radio program, Congressman Kevin Cramer ridiculed bipartisan concerns over the abrupt firing of FBI Director James Comey, just as the investigation led by Comey into Russian interference in the U.S. election was ramping up. Congressman Cramer repeatedly dismissed bipartisan concerns over Comey’s … Read More