Today, United States Congresswoman Carolyn Bourdeaux (GA-07) addressed the House Democratic Caucus’ weekly press conference. In her remarks, the Congresswoman praised the American Rescue Plan’s health insurance benefits for Georgia, including capping health insurance premiums and offering a significant incentive to expand Medicaid. Also speaking at the press conference were House Democratic Caucus Chairman Hakeem Jeffries (NY-08), Vice Chair Pete Aguilar (CA-31), and Congressman Frank Mrvan (IN-01).
The House is expected to pass the American Rescue Plan this week, at which point the bill will go to President Biden for his signature into law.
Rep. Carolyn Bourdeaux lives with her family in Suwanee, Georgia and represents Georgia’s 7th Congressional District in the 117th Congress. Carolyn is a strong advocate for affordable health care, an economic recovery that puts workers and small businesses first, and investing in her district’s world-class public education system and transportation infrastructure.
Georgia’s fast-changing 7th Congressional District includes portions of the northeast Atlanta metropolitan area, including portions of Forsyth and Gwinnett counties and cities Peachtree Corners, Berkeley Lake, Sugar Hill, Norcross, Cumming, Lawrenceville, Duluth, Snellville, Lilburn, Suwanee, Grayson, and Buford.