Home > news > Press Releases

Press Releases

"21st Century Cures is Ready for the President"

Senate Follows House in Overwhelming 94-5 Vote in Support of Game-Changing #CuresNow

f t # e
Washington, December 7, 2016 | Tom Wilbur/Lynn Turner (202-225-3761/269-385-0039) | comments

U.S. Rep. Fred Upton (R-MI) and Rep. Diana DeGette (D-CO), sponsors of the 21st Century Cures Act, issued the following statement after the Senate passed the medical innovation bill by a vote of 94-5.

“After three years, our legislative work is finally complete. 21st Century Cures is ready for the president. With this innovation game-changer, a new day for medical research is on the horizon. Today’s vote is for patients and their loved ones. We all have more reason for hope.” 

Learn about the 21st Century Cures Act HERE.

f t # e

Stay Connected

Office Locations