Richard Neal

‘Honor of My Life’: Alex Morse Scores Big Boost with Ocasio-Cortez Endorsement

Taking aim at one of her party’s most influential members, Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez on Tuesday endorsed embattled progressive upstart Alex Morse in his Massachusetts congressional race against Rep. Richard E. Neal (D-Mass.), the powerful chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee.  Ocasio-Cortez, often known by her initials AOC, made her endorsement via her political …

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‘It Is Political’: Progressive Challenger Alex Morse Rips Rep. Richard Neal for Inaction on Opioid Crisis

Rep. Richard Neal’s progressive primary challenger Alex Morse fired back Thursday afternoon after the congressman’s campaign dismissed an ad from the Holyoke mayor about his bother’s overdose that tied the incumbent to the healthcare and pharmaceutical industries. “People are dying in the streets, and Richard Neal wants to tell us how and when we can …

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Amid Tense Primary Fight, Powerful Democrat Rep. Richie Neal Condemned for Supporting Predatory Medical Billing Policy

Rep. Richard Neal, the powerful Democrat who chairs the House Ways and Means Committee, is coming under renewed criticism from his primary opponent and progressive groups over his blocking of legislation that would end surprise medical billing, a practice that hits American patients with $40 billion in unanticipated charges for out of network services every …

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