Bergman Statement on H.R. 7790

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Rep. Bergman issued the following statement: "The formula shortage crisis is a direct result of mismanagement and inaction by the current Administration. Despite clear warning signs of upcoming infant formula shortages over the past several months, the Biden Administration was slow to respond, and the FDA failed to take significant action before it was already too late. That’s why I demanded answe...

New Bergman Bill Assists Victims of Illegal Immigrant Crime

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Today, Rep. Jack Bergman (MI-01) introduced the Victims Of Immigration Crime Engagement (VOICE) Restoration Act, to re-establish the VOICE Office within the Department of Homeland Security. Bergman's legislation would reinstate this Office which the Biden Administration terminated, thereby ensuring victims have access to the partnerships, resources, and support they need. Rep. Bergman spoke on the...

Bergman Introduces Legislation to Expand Burial Benefit for Veterans

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Today, Rep. Jack Bergman (MI-01) and Rep. Colin Allred (TX-32) introduced “Gerald’s Law”, H.R. 7176, to close a loophole that denies certain terminally ill Veterans their VA burial allowance if they do not pass away at a VA facility. The idea for this legislation was brought to Rep. Bergman by Denise Formolo, the Veterans Service Officer for Dickinson County, after a constituent Veteran named Gera...

Bergman Urges Biden to End Tourism-Curbing COVID-19 Testing Mandates for Travel to U.S.

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Today, Rep. Jack Bergman and 13 of his colleagues sent a letter to President Joe Biden requesting the elimination of pre-departure COVID-19 testing mandates for passengers traveling to the United States. The federal government currently requires proof of a negative COVID-19 test one day before flying to our country. As the impact of COVID-19 dwindles, this mandate no longer serves our public healt...

Bergman Supports Bipartisan PACT Act, Supporting Our Veterans

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This week, Rep. Bergman voted for and achieved House passage of the bipartisan H.R. 3967, Honoring our PACT Act. Toxic exposure is perhaps the most urgent issue facing our military community. Veterans across the Nation have been forced to jump through hoops just to get the treatment and recognition at the VA they need to survive burn pits, agent orange, and other exposures. With agreement from ove...

DEFEND 2A! New Bergman Bill Prohibits Taxpayer-Funded Discrimination Against the Firearm Industry

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Today, Rep. Jack Bergman (MI-01), alongside fifty-five of his colleagues, introduced the Firearm Industry Non-Discrimination (FIND) Act – a bill to fight back against “boardroom gun control” and protect our Second Amendment rights. Large financial institutions and other corporations, many of whom benefit from federal contracts, have increasingly adopted policies designed to hurt the domestic firea...

Just Signed into Law: Bergman Bill to Name VA Clinic for Navy Corpsman Steve Andrews

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Today, Rep. Jack Bergman's bill H.R.1281 was signed into law, naming the new Gaylord VA clinic in honor of the late Navy Corpsman Steve Andrews. Rep. Bergman secured bipartisan and bicameral support of this legislation from the entire Michigan delegation as well as the Michigan chapters of the VFW, American Legion, AMVETS, and DAV. Andrews was a beloved member of the Gaylord community and a state ...

Bergman, McMorris Rodgers, Pappas, Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Expand Veterans’ Emergency Care Coverage

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Reps. Jack Bergman (MI-01), Cathy McMorris Rodgers (WA-05), and Chris Pappas (NH-01) introduced the Removing Extraneous Loopholes Insuring Every Veteran Emergency (RELIEVE) Act. This bipartisan legislation would eliminate a glaring gap in Veteran emergency care insurance coverage by expanding emergency coverage under Care in the Community for Veterans. “The RELIEVE Act is one of many needed bridge...

Bergman Legislation to Name Gaylord VA in Honor of Navy Corpsman Steve Andrews Passes Senate

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Yesterday, Rep. Bergman's legislation, H.R. 1281, to name the new Gaylord VA Community Based Outreach Clinic (CBOC) in honor of the late Steve Andrews passed the U.S. Senate unanimously and now heads to the President's desk. Andrews was a beloved member of the Gaylord community and a state legislator representing the 106th District, having previously served our Nation overseas at the U.S. Navy Hos...

Bergman, Colleagues Demand Accountability On Biden’s Failed Catch and Release Program

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Today, Rep. Jack Bergman (MI-01) joined Rep. Ben Cline (VA-06) and 80 of their House colleagues in sending a letter to U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) demanding answers related to President Biden’s failed Catch and Release program. This letter comes after reports that 47,705 illegal aliens who were conditionally released from ICE custody with a Notice to Report failed to check-in wi...

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