Healthcare Freedom

The American health care market has largely been destroyed. Our system is too complicated and confusing, and in dire need of fixing. Prices are too high, choices are too few, and the federal government’s response has long been more government control and more money – only leading to worse care and coverage options.

We have to decide whether we are going to bankrupt ourselves with a failing government-run system or choose a path that will allow everyone to have access to great care.

In an age of technology, job mobility, and unprecedented market innovation, America deserves a 21st-century solution to this long-broken system. 

So far this Congress, Rep. Roy:

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March 2, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON — On Wednesday, Representatives Chip Roy (TX-21), Madison Cawthorn (NC-11), Ted Budd (NC-13), John Curtis (UT-03), and Pete Sessions (TX-17) introduced the Veterans Access to Direct Primary Care (VADPC) Act to give veterans greater choice and control over their health care.

February 2, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON — On Tuesday, Rep. Chip Roy (TX-21) reintroduced the “Reciprocity Ensures Streamlined Use of Lifesaving Treatments” (RESULT) Act to streamline the Food and Drug Administration’s approval process for potentially lifesaving medicines, thereby getting them to American patients sooner.

February 2, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON — On Tuesday, Rep. Chip Roy (TX-21) introduced the Personalized Care Act, which aims to help Americans get the healthcare they need by decreasing bureaucracy and increasing their choices.

May 8, 2020 Press Release

Rep. Chip Roy released the following statement Friday on his upcoming legislation, the Paycheck Protection Program Flexibility Act:

March 15, 2020 Press Release

Rep. Chip Roy released the following statement H.R. 6259 – Veteran Access To Direct Primary Care Act:

“Far too often, our veterans run into problems obtaining efficient care. Whether it is long wait times at the VA, long distances to the VA, or lack of access to primary care doctors, many veterans find it difficult to get the services and care they need. That should never be the case.

February 28, 2020 Press Release

Dear Secretary Azar,  Acting Secretary Wolf, and Secretary Esper,

February 18, 2020 Press Release

Rep. Chip Roy sent a letter Tuesday evening to HHS Sec. Alex Azar and Defense Sec. Mark Esper regarding the federal government's response to Coronavirus: 

PDF iconRep. Roy letter - Coronavirus JBSA 02.18.20.pdf

 

February 13, 2020 Press Release

Rep. Chip Roy released the following statement Thursday regarding the first confirmed case of coronavirus in Texas:  

Early Wednesday evening, the first case of the coronavirus in Texas was confirmed - this is one of 15 known cases currently in the U.S.

January 15, 2020 Press Release

Rep. Chip Roy released the following statement Wednesday regarding his new bill--H.R. 5596, the “Personalized Care Act”

Past approaches to fixing our healthcare system have led to an absurdly complicated and convoluted system based on political motivations - see examples such as the “Affordable Care Act,” which crippled the ability for Americans to gain access to healthcare in the name of health coverage. 

December 18, 2019 Press Release

Rep. Chip Roy released the following statement Wednesday regarding 5th Circuit Court of Appeals ruling on Obamacare’s Individual Mandate: