Expansion to help address Vermont's nursing shortage
Washington, DC - Rep. Peter Welch has secured $200,000 for Norwich University's Nursing Program, allowing the program to expand by fifty-percent.
Bipartisan measure averts ‘devastating cut to Vermont hospitals'
Washington, DC - Rep. Peter Welch successfully steered an amendment through preliminary approval in the U.S. House today which will save Vermonters millions of dollars in health care costs by preventing $35 million in Medicare cuts to Vermont hospitals.
Washington, DC - Rep. Peter Welch issued the following statement in response to Jim Nicholson's resignation as the Secretary of Veterans Affairs:
Welch's office remains available to assist Vermonters experiencing delays
Washington, DC - The House unanimously passed legislation Monday afternoon supported by Rep. Peter Welch seeking to alleviate passport request delays.
"For many of us, nothing could be fast enough, strong enough, or forceful enough"
Washington, DC - Rep. Peter Welch delivered a statement on the floor of the U.S. House this morning in support of H.R. 2956, the Responsible Redeployment from Iraq Act.