U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Awards $1.3 Million to Martinsville Henry County Coalition for Health and Wellness

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The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has awarded a grant of $1,310,312 to the Martinsville Henry County Coalition for Health and Wellness. Congressman Morgan Griffith (R-VA) issued the following statement: “HHS’ award of more than $1.3 million to the Martinsville Henry County Coalition for Health and Wellness will enhance access to health care for the people of the City…

Congressman Griffith's Weekly E-Newsletter 10.31.22

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At its best, scientific research seeks to explore the universe around us, find ways to understand it better, and harness its power for the benefit of humanity. I support research because I believe that having more information in any field leads to better decisions. Unfortunately, scientific research can also be misused or lead to unintended but harmful consequences. Institutions engaged…

Congressman Griffith's Weekly E-Newsletter 10.21.22

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With great power comes great responsibility. It’s an adage that cuts to the heart of how we believe influential people or organizations ought to behave. Even if popularized by the Spider-Man comic books and movies, its merits are widely recognizable even for those who do not consider themselves fans of superhero stories. As Big Tech exercises powers scarcely dreamed of by the heads of…

Appalachian Regional Commission Awards $500,000 to Health Wagon for Dental Services

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The Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) has awarded a grant of $500,000 to the Health Wagon for dental services. Congressman Morgan Griffith (R-VA) issued the following statement: “Access to dental services is out of reach for too many in Southwest Virginia. ARC’s award of $500,000 to the Health Wagon promises to expand dental care and improve health in our region.” Further…

Congressman Griffith's Weekly E-Newsletter 9.23.22

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In less than two short years, unified Democrat control of the Federal Government has diminished our country in ways that would astound even a pessimist. Inflation has risen to levels not seen in forty years. Gas prices hit record highs earlier this year. More than two million illegal immigrants have been encountered at the southern border this fiscal year before it has even ended, not…

Griffith, Guthrie Call For Answers From FDA on Regulatory Failures

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Congressman Morgan Griffith (R-VA) and Congressman Brett Guthrie (R-KY) today sent two letters to Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Commissioner Dr. Robert Califf posing questions about numerous FDA regulatory lapses and calling for answers. “The FDA has wide authority over products Americans consume, but severe lapses have shaken confidence in its ability to properly regulate them,”…

Griffith: Reconciliation Bill Will Make Cost of Living Crisis Worse

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Congressman Morgan Griffith (R-VA) issued the following statement after voting against the Democrat reconciliation bill: “Under the misleading and inaccurate title of the ‘Inflation Reduction Act,’ Democrats put together a wrongheaded wish list that will raise taxes, unleash the IRS, implement the Green New Deal, and impose cure-killing price controls in medicine. “This bill will not…

USDA Rural Development Awards $335,000 for Carilion Tazewell Community Hospital

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The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Rural Development today awarded a grant of $335,000 to Carilion Tazewell Community Hospital. Congressman Morgan Griffith (R-VA) issued the following statement: “Health care can be a challenge for both patients and providers in rural areas. USDA Rural Development’s award of $335,000 to Carilion Tazewell Community Hospital will help improve care in…

Congressman Griffith's Weekly E-Newsletter 8.8.22

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Like a horror movie monster seemingly finished off at the end returning for a sequel, the Democrat tax-and-spend reconciliation bill that once appeared dead has returned in the summer of 2022. Originally dubbed “Build Back Better,” this monster bill now goes by the “Inflation Reduction Act.” The text, however, shows that it does no such thing. Instead, it seeks to implement provisions…

Congressman Griffith's Weekly E-Newsletter 7.22.22

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Policy on marijuana, hemp, cannabidiol, and related substances in the United States has become a tangled thicket. Whatever your views on the use of these substances, there can be no doubt of the confusion caused by contradictory federal policies and differing state laws. I have sought to bring some order to this situation through legislation I have introduced or cosponsored with members…

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