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Sep 27, 2019 Press Release
Ways & Means Committee Report Finds That, On Average, Drug Prices in the United States Were Nearly Four Times Higher Than Prices in Similar Countries.

Congressman Brian Higgins (NY-26) spoke from the House floor to push for measures that would reduce the high cost of prescription drugs, including allowing the federal government to negotiate prescription drug prices.


Sep 25, 2019 Press Release

Congressman Brian Higgins (NY-26) took to the House of Representatives Floor to address the growing list of corrupt activities that mandate an impeachment inquiry.

Sep 24, 2019 Press Release
Supporting Action to Proceed With An Impeachment Inquiry

Congressman Brian Higgins (NY-26) released the following statement following today’s announcement that the House of Representatives will proceed with a formal impeachment inquiry of President Trump:

Sep 20, 2019 Press Release
Proceeds Benefit Efforts to Pay Tribute to Servicemembers Wounded or Killed in Combat

Congressman Brian Higgins (NY-26) announced the House of Representatives approved the National Purple Heart Hall of Honor Commemorative Coin Act (HR 1830).  Higgins is an original cosponsor of the bipartisan bill which was introduced by Rep.

Sep 20, 2019 Press Release
Department of Veterans Affairs award will support research on high intensity interval training during aging

Congressman Brian Higgins (NY-26) announced that the Department of Veterans Affairs Office of

Sep 19, 2019 Press Release
Congressman Calls GOP Tax Giveaway Detrimental to Economic Growth and the Middle Class

Congressman Brian Higgins (NY-26), a member of the House Committee on Budget, participated in a hearing discussion exploring “Solutions to Rising Economic Inequality.”

Sep 19, 2019 Press Release
Push Comes As Community Discusses Future of Bridges in the Buffalo-Niagara Region

After discussions early this week related to the future of Western New York’s roads and bridges, Congressman Brian Higgins (NY-26) went to Washington, D.C. to fight for action on a substantial federal investment in infrastructure.

Sep 19, 2019 Press Release

Twenty-one members of the New York Congressional delegation penned a letter to U.S.

Sep 17, 2019 Press Release
Federal Funding through the Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response Program Headed to the City of Buffalo

Congressman Brian Higgins (NY-26) announced that a federal grant from the Department of Homeland Security’s Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response (SAFER) Program has been awarded to the City of Buffalo for the hiring of firefighters. The grant is for a total of $9,806,400 and administered by DHS’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).