Press Releases

April 12, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, April 12th, marks U. S. Representative Kim Schrier, M.D. (WA-08)’s 100th day in office after being sworn in on January 3, 2019. She serves on the Education and Labor Committee, and the Committee on Agriculture.

April 11, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – As Congress holds hearings about the high cost of insulin, U.S. Representative Kim Schrier, M.D. (WA-08) has introduced a bipartisan bill that will bring down the cost of insulin. Rep.

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April 5, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Kim Schrier, M.D. (WA-08), along with Congressman Steve Stivers (R-OH15) and U.S. Senators Tammy Baldwin (D-WI) and Bill Cassidy (R-LA) has introduced bipartisan legislation to improve early detection of infant abuse to protect children from further injury and prevent fatalities.

April 5, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – U.S. Representative Kim Schrier, M.D. (WA-08) introduced an amendment this week, which was unanimously adopted in H.R. 1585, the Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act. The amendment would increase the number of healthcare professionals who are able to assist children exposed to violence.

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March 8, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Kim Schrier, M.D. (WA-08) released the following statement after voting for H.R. 1, the For The People Act:

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March 5, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the entire Washington state congressional delegation joined together to ask United States Trade Representative (USTR) Robert Lighthizer to work with Japan to resolve technical issues and remove barriers to allow Washington state apples access to Japanese markets. 

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March 5, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, Members of the New Democrat Coalition (NDC) sent a letter to Ways and Means Committee Chairman Neal, Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Pallone, and Education and Labor Committee Chairman Scott, urging the Committees to prioritize strengthening the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and continue the path toward affordable universal coverage.

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February 27, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, the New Democrat Coalition, led by Healthcare Task Force Co-Chairs Angie Craig, Kurt Schrader, Kim Schrier, and Greg Stanton, released their goals for the 116th Congress.

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February 27, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Kim Schrier, M.D. (WA-08), a member of the Gun Violence Prevention Task Force, released the following statement after the House passed H.R. 8:

February 26, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Kim Schrier, M.D. (WA-08) voted in support of the Public Lands package. The Natural Resources Management Act contains over 100 bills including Rep. Schrier’s bipartisan bill with Rep. Dan Newhouse moving the Yakima Basin Integrated Plan forward.

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