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September 29, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Rep. Susie Lee (Nev.-03) announced that the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) has awarded First Person Care Clinic, a non-profit organization that provides medical care services in southern Nevada, $561,501 in funding from the American Rescue Plan (ARP).

September 28, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Rep. Susie Lee (Nev.-03) announced that the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has granted Fibroplate, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company located in Nevada’s Third District, a Small Business Innovation Research Grant (SBIR) of $246,634. This grant will help fund the company’s research project, which will explore how medical professionals can accelerate bone healing in the elderly.

 

April 30, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON — Today, U.S. Representative Susie Lee (D-NV) and Rep. Fred Upton (R-MI) introduced the Virtual Peer Support Act, which was introduced earlier this year in the Senate by Senator Catherine Cortez Masto (D-NV). This legislation would boost the capacity and accessibility of behavioral health support programs by helping service providers expand their services to online platforms.

February 26, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON – U.S. Representative Susie Lee (NV-03) and U.S. Senators Bob Casey (D-PA), and Catherine Cortez Masto (D-NV) introduced the Coronavirus Medicaid Response Act.

February 5, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON — Today, the 56 member House Problem Solvers Caucus called for an immediate vote on the $160 billion “Defeating COVID-19” vaccine distribution package, as the broader bipartisan talks and reconciliation process continues. The plan was formally endorsed by the Caucus.

February 3, 2021 Press Release

Rep. Susie Lee Helps Pass House Budget Resolution Laying Groundwork for COVID Relief for Nevada Families

WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Rep. Susie Lee (Nev.-03) released the following statement after voting to pass H. Con. Res. 11 to provide Congress with the option to use a measure known as budget reconciliation to provide critical COVID relief to Nevada families.

February 3, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Rep. Susie Lee (Nev.-03) released the following statement after voting to pass H. Con. Res. 11 to provide Congress with the option to use a measure known as budget reconciliation to provide critical COVID relief to Nevada families.

January 12, 2021 Press Release

Las Vegas, Nev. – U.S. Rep. Susie Lee (NV-03) released the following statement on the passing of Sheldon Adelson: