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Worst Burchett Votes 2022

HR 4673  (Jan. 20, 2022)

Requires the VA to enroll automatically veterans who are eligible for VA health care into the VA health care system upon the receipt of information proving eligibility, allows for electronic opt out.  Burchett votes no.

HR 3076.  Feb. 8, 2022

Postal Service Reform Act.  Puts our post office on a more even footing with other enterprises, dropping rule requiring it to pre-pay retirement health benefits. The bill includes changes to speed service and accountability; the changes in retirement and Medicare provisions will save an estimated $50 billion over a decade. Burchett votes no.

HR 2116, March 18, 2022

The CROWN Act prohibits discrimination based on a person’s hair texture or hairstyle if that style or texture is commonly associated with a particular race or national origin.  Burchett votes no, and mocks the act on Twitter.

 HR 6833, March 31, 2022

Affordable Insulin Now Act (HR 6833, March 31, 2020).  Caps any person’s out-of-pocket monthly insulin expenses, private insurance or Medicare, at $35.  Burchett votes no.

H. Res 83, April 5, 2020

Supporting our NATO Allies. This resolution reaffirmed unequivocal support for NATO as an alliance founded on democratic principles.  143 Republicans joined all the Democrats in support.  Tim Burchett votes no.

S. 2938, March 30, 2022

Burchett votes against a routine bill to name a federal courthouse after a pioneering African American judge.