Rep. Porter Holds Roundtable on Type 1 Diabetes with Medical Experts, Local Advocates, and Families Living with T1Congresswoman Katie Porter (CA-45) hosted a roundtable discussion in Irvine on Type 1 Diabetes with leading medical experts, local advocates, and children and families living with Type 1 Diabetes.
Rep. Porter met with Western State law students who still haven’t received the federal financial aid from their school that was expected in early January. She committed to supporting the students and making that one of her top priorities until the situation is resolved.
WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Katie Porter (CA-45) has introduced legislation that would improve reporting requirements for universities on the number of their graduates who can’t repay their student loans. Under the current system, institutions can artificially deflate the number of individuals who default on their loans and escape accountability.
WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Katie Porter (CA-45) today introduced legislation that would protect patients from unnecessary price spikes. The Freedom from Price Gouging Act recovers taxpayer dollars from pharmaceutical companies when they try to hike their drug prices to increase their profits.
WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Katie Porter (CA-45) today called on the Trump Administration to conduct appropriate and necessary oversight for organ procurement organizations (OPOs), which are responsible for evaluating and securing organs from those who have decided to donate their organs.