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  • Bergman Votes to Tighten Sanctions Against North Korea
    Posted in Press Releases on May 8, 2017 | Preview rr

    Washington – Representative Jack Bergman (MI-1) released the following statement following last week’s vote in favor of the Korean Interdiction and Modernization of Sanctions Act (H.R. 1644), a measure that enhances sanctions against North Korea to deter its nuclear weapons programs: “It’s no secret that North Korea poses a growing nuclear threat to the United States and its allies. As the Kim Jong Un regime has used what the U.N. has called ‘increasingly sophisticated’ means to avoid existing s... Read more

  • Bergman Votes to Protect Access to Care for Every American
    Posted in Press Releases on May 4, 2017 | Preview rr

    Washington – Rep. Jack Bergman (MI-1) released the following statement today after voting in favor of the American Health Care Act of 2017 (H.R. 1628) as amended, legislation that repeals the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and replaces it with a choice-based, patient-centered approach to health care: “Back in March, I promised to keep fighting against health care collapse, and today, the House took an affirmative step to deliver on that promise. “The American Healthcare Act (AHCA) as amended puts hea... Read more

  • Bergman Cosponsors Bill to Eliminate Health Care Exemptions for Members of Congress
    Posted in Press Releases on May 2, 2017 | Preview rr

    Washington – Rep. Jack Bergman (MI-1) announced today that he is cosponsoring legislation to prevent Members of Congress from exempting themselves and their staffs from state opt outs that would be permitted under the American Health Care Act (AHCA). In compliance with certain procedural requirements, The MacArthur Amendment to the AHCA includes a provision that would allow states to opt out of some Obamacare provisions while exempting Members of Congress and Congressional staffers. This piece o... Read more

  • Bergman Supports Better Michigan and Safer America
    Posted in Press Releases on May 2, 2017 | Preview rr

    Washington – Rep. Jack Bergman (MI-1) released the following statement today after voting in favor of H.R. 244, a bill that will fund government operations through the end of the current fiscal year: “When it comes to government spending, we’re facing some difficult decisions,” Bergman said. “We have to find ways to adequately support our national defense, border security, education, and health care priorities without mortgaging our future. “This piece of legislation makes progress in some areas... Read more

  • Bergman Releases May Mobile Office Hours
    Posted in Press Releases on May 1, 2017 | Preview rr

    Traverse City – The office of Congressman Jack Bergman (MI-1) today released dates, times, and locations for district staff’s May Mobile Office Hours. Michigan’s First District is the second-largest congressional district east of the Mississippi River by land area, and Mobile Office Hours are intended to give constituents—especially those who are navigating the federal bureaucracy—the opportunity to meet and speak with members of Congressman Bergman’s staff who are specifically trained to help. ... Read more

  • Bergman Announces April Town Hall Schedule
    Posted in Press Releases on April 11, 2017 | Preview rr

    Traverse City – Congressman Jack Bergman (MI-1) announced today that he will make two stops this April in a district-wide listening tour that will include town halls, in-district office hours, one-on-one meetings with constituents, and Facebook Live and telephone town hall events. All First District residents are invited to attend. Media is asked to RSVP prior to the events. Who: Congressman Jack Bergman What: April Town Halls When/Where: Wednesday, April 19th 7 p.m. - 8 p.m. Bay de Noc Communit... Read more

  • Bergman Vows to Continue Fight Against Health Care Collapse
    Posted in Press Releases on March 23, 2017 | Preview rr

    Washington - Congressman Jack Bergman (MI-1) released the following statement today about Republican efforts to restore access to affordable, choice-based health care: “I came to Congress to get things done for Michigan’s First District. And getting things done means that you don’t let the perfect become the enemy of the good. “Like so many of my colleagues here in Congress, I campaigned on the promise that I would repeal the Affordable Care Act and replace it with something better. The American... Read more

  • Bergman Supports Funding for Essential Air Services Program
    Posted in Press Releases on March 17, 2017 | Preview rr

    Washington – Congressman Jack Bergman (MI-1) released this statement in response to the President’s proposed cuts in funding for the Essential Air Services program: “The President’s proposed cut in funding for Essential Air Services fails to take into account communities like the ones in Michigan’s First District. This is an instance in which a one-size-fits-all approach just doesn’t work. Airports throughout the First District depend on Essential Air Services to help them boost industry, econom... Read more

  • Bergman Opposes Proposed Cuts to Great Lakes Funding
    Posted in Press Releases on March 16, 2017 | Preview rr

    Washington – Congressman Jack Bergman (MI-1) released the following statement today in response to cuts in Great Lakes funding in the President’s proposed budget for FY 2018: “Anyone lucky enough to call Michigan home knows just how important the Great Lakes are—they’re good for our communities, good for our economy, and good for our environment. They’re an asset not only to Michigan and the Great Lakes states, but to people and industries across the U.S. That’s why, as a Member of the Great Lak... Read more

  • Bergman Announces March Mobile Office Hours
    Posted in Press Releases on March 9, 2017 | Preview rr

    Traverse City, MI – Congressman Jack Bergman (MI-1) today announced March mobile office hours to give constituents across the First District the opportunity to meet and discuss issues with the Congressman’s staff. “As Representative of Michigan’s First District,” Bergman said, “part of my job is to help constituents in their dealings with federal agencies. My district staff is fully dedicated to making sure that folks get adequate, fair, and timely consideration from executive branch agencies an... Read more

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