Congressman Schrader speaks during the House Natural Resources Subcommittee for Indigenous Peoples of the United States (SCIP) hearing in support of S. 559, To amend the Grand Ronde Reservation Act (4/27/22).
Congressman Schrader asks questions during the Energy and Commerce Health Subcommittee legislative hearing on “FDA User Fee Reauthorization: Ensuring Safe and Effective Drugs and Biologics” (2/3/22). He spoke with experts on what the FDA is doing to bring more biosimilars and generics to market as a key component of price reductions.
Rep. Kurt Schrader (OR-05) discusses the need to address rising prescription drug costs through bipartisan, bicameral legislation during the House Energy and Commerce Committee Full Committee Markup on 9/15/2021.
Rep. Kurt Schrader (OR-05) discusses the need to modernize the Columbia River Treaty of 1961 to provide relief for BPA ratepayers in Oregon's 5th Congressional District and throughout the Pacific Northwest, who are disproportionally overpaying Canada for presumed downstream power benefits. This statement was made during the House Energy and Commerce Committee Full Committee Markup on 9/13/2021.
Congressman Schrader speaks on the House floor shortly before his seismic amendment was included in the INVEST in America Act on infrastructure. The amendment calls to invest in making highway bridges more resilient, so they can withstand a major earthquake. (6/30/2021)
Congressman Schrader explains why he voted to pass the INVEST in America Act - a landmark bill that will make real investments in Oregon’s infrastructure by modernizing roads, bridges, rail, transit and water systems. (7/1/2021)
Congressman Schrader asks questions during the E&C Health Subcommittee legislative hearing on “Empowered by Data: Legislation to Advance Equity and Public Health” (6/24/2021). He spoke with experts on social determinants of health and how these can be addressed, particularly through different health programs, including Medicaid, and for specific populations.