New Dems: America on the Path to Secure Coverage

Jun 28, 2012 Issues: Health Care

Washington, D.C. – Today, leaders of the New Democrat Coalition, chaired by Rep. Joseph Crowley (NY-7), released the following statement in response to the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision to uphold the Affordable Care Act


“The Supreme Court’s decision today will help ensure stable and secure health care coverage is in the hands of every American.  Now, we must move forward with fully implementing the law and continue to implement commonsense reforms that will lower costs, improve the quality of care, and increase access to and stability of coverage for every American family and business.” 


Statement supported by New Dem Leadership Members, led by Chair Representative Joseph Crowley (NY-7), and Vice-Chairs Representative Jim Himes (CT-4), Representative Ron Kind (WI-3), Representative Rick Larsen (WA-2), and Representative Allyson Schwartz (PA-13).

The New Democrat Coalition is dedicated to maintaining America’s standing as the world’s strongest, most successful nation. Founded in 1997, the New Dems believe firmly in the power of American ingenuity and innovation, and are focused on finding ways to foster and harness this creativity to grow our economy, create new American jobs, and ensure a safer and more secure future for our country.  For more information on the 43 member Coalition, visit the New Dems website at