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Myrick announces town hall meetings

US Representative Sue Myrick (NC-09) will hold three town hall meetings in the Ninth District to talk about health care reform with her constituents.

There will be a town hall meeting in Union County on August 25; Mecklenburg County on August 26; and Gaston County on August 27. […]

By |August 14th, 2009|Washington|2 Comments

Myrick health care amendment fails in committee

The amendment to automatically enroll the President, Vice President and all Members of Congress in the public option created by HR 3200, the America’s Affordable Health Choice Act, failed along a party-line vote last night.

The amendment – offered by Reps. Sue Myrick, Roy Blunt, Phil Gingrey and Lee Terry – was ruled not germane by […]

By |July 31st, 2009|Washington|2 Comments

Myrick announces new VA health care center in Charlotte

US Representative Sue Myrick (NC-09) announced last week that the Department of Veterans Affairs plans to build a new VA Health Care Center in Charlotte by 2013.

“This is really great news for veterans in our district,” said Rep. Myrick. “Our current Community-Based Outpatient Clinic does great work, but is not equipped to meet the […]

By |July 27th, 2009|Washington|1 Comment

Myrick: “If American’s aren’t going to have a choice on health care after this, neither should we

US Representative Sue Myrick (NC-09) will offer an amendment next week to the health care reform bill currently being marked-up in the Energy and Commerce Committee.

The amendment will require the President, Vice President and all Members of Congress to enroll to in the public health care plan created by HR 3200, the America’s Affordable Health Choice Act. Rep. Myrick will offer this amendment with Reps. Roy Blunt, Phil Gingrey and Lee Terry. […]

By |July 20th, 2009|Washington|1 Comment

Myrick votes ‘no’ on energy bill

US Representative Sue Myrick (NC-09) released the following statement after voting against HR 2454, The American Clean Energy and Security Act:
“This bill was more than 1,100 pages of taxes on the American people.  Why would I vote for a bill that’s going to increase utility costs for families, increase operating costs for businesses, and undoubtedly […]

By |June 29th, 2009|Environment, Washington|0 Comments

Myrick Hosts government contracting and stimulus information seminar

US Representative Sue Myrick (NC-09) will host a Government Contracting and Stimulus Information Seminar in Dallas, N.C. on May 11. The seminar will highlight the basics of government contracting, business resources available in our area, and the impact of the 2009 stimulus on small businesses. Attendants will hear from presenters from: The Small Business Administration, The Small Business Technology Development Center, The N.C. Office of Economic Recovery and Investment, the Gaston College Small Business Center, the N.C. Military Center and the U.S. Export Assistance Center. […]

By |May 4th, 2009|Government, Washington|0 Comments