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Representative Connolly of Virginia Co-Sponsors HR 1187 for Functional Gastrointestinal and Motility Disorders

According to IFFGD and the official Congressional legislative database Congress.gov,  Representative Gerald (Gerry) Connolly (D-VA-11) signed on in early June 2018 as a co-sponsor of the Functional Gastrointestinal and Motility Disorders Research Enhancement Act of 2017. Representative Connolly is serving his fifth term as a member of the House of Representatives. He represents Virginia’s 11th …

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Representative Price of North Carolina Co-Sponsors HR 1187 for Functional Gastrointestinal and Motility Disorders

According to IFFGD and the official Congressional legislative database Congress.gov,  Representative David Price (D-NC-4) signed on in late May 2018 as a co-sponsor of the Functional Gastrointestinal and Motility Disorders Research Enhancement Act of 2017. Representative Price is currently serving his sixteenth non-consecutive term in Congress representing the 4th District of North Carolina, which currently …

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Representative Moore of Wisconsin Co-Sponsors HR 1187 for Functional Gastrointestinal and Motility Disorders

According to IFFGD and the official Congressional legislative database Congress.gov, Representative Gwen Moore (D-WI-4) signed on earlier this month as a co-sponsor of the Functional Gastrointestinal and Motility Disorders Research Enhancement Act of 2017. Representative Moore is serving her seventh term in the House of Representatives. Her district, the 4th Congressional District of Wisconsin includes Milwaukee …

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Representatives Suozzi of New York and Kind of Wisconsin Co-Sponsor HR 1187 for Functional Gastrointestinal and Motility Disorders

According to IFFGD and the official Congressional legislative database Congress.gov, Representative Tom Suozzi (D-NY-3) and Representative Ron Kind (D-WI-3) signed on recently as  co-sponsors of the Functional Gastrointestinal and Motility Disorders Research Enhancement Act of 2017. Representative Suozzi is serving his first term in  the House of Representatives. His district, the 3rd Congressional District of …

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Representative Hastings of Florida Co-Sponsors HR 1187 for Functional Gastrointestinal and Motility Disorders

According to IFFGD and the official Congressional legislative database Congress.gov, Representative Alcee Hastings (D-FL-20) signed on yesterday as a co-sponsor of of the Functional Gastrointestinal and Motility Disorders Research Enhancement Act of 2017. Representative Hastings is serving his thirteenth term in the House of Representatives. His current district, the 20th Congressional District of Florida, encompasses parts …

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Representatives Engel of New York and Loebsack of Iowa Co-Sponsor HR 1187 for Functional Gastrointestinal and Motility Disorders

According to IFFGD and the official Congressional legislative database Congress.gov, Representative Eliot Engel (D-NY-16) and Representative Dave Loebsack (D-IA-2)  signed on earlier this month as co-sponsors of the Functional Gastrointestinal and Motility Disorders Research Enhancement Act of 2017. Representative Engel is serving his sixteenth term in the House of Representatives. His current district, the 16th Congressional District of New …

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Representative Pocan of Wisconsin Co-Sponsors HR 1187 for Functional Gastrointestinal and Motility Disorders

According to IFFGD and the official Congressional legislative database Congress.gov, Representative Mark Pocan (D-WI-2) recently signed on as the first co-sponsor to the Functional Gastrointestinal and Motility Disorders Research Enhancement Act of 2017. Representative Pocan is serving his third term in the House of Representatives. His district, the 2nd Congressional District of Wisconsin, encompasses Dane County, Iowa …

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ACTION ALERT: Functional Gastrointestinal and Motility Disorders Research Enhancement Act of 2017 (HR 1187)

In early March 2017,  the International Foundation for Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders (IFFGD) publicly made known that the Functional Gastrointestinal and Motility Disorders Research Enhancement Act of 2017, also known as HR 1187 was introduced in the United States House of Representatives on February 16, 2017.  HR 1187 addresses public awareness efforts and research funding for …

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Representatives Engel of New York and Pocan and Kind of Wisconsin Co-Sponsor HR 2311 for Functional Gastrointestinal and Motility Disorders

According to IFFGD/the Digestive Health Alliance and the official Congressional legislative database Congress.gov, Representative Eliot Engel (D-NY-16), Representative Mark Pocan (D-WI-2), and Ron Kind (D-WI-3) have recently signed on as a co-sponsors to the Functional Gastrointestinal and Motility Disorders Research Enhancement Act of 2015. Representative Engel is serving his fifteenth term in the House of Representatives. His current district, the 16th Congressional District of New York …

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Representative Duffy of Wisconsin Co-Sponsors HR 2311 for Functional Gastrointestinal and Motility Disorders

According to IFFGD/the Digestive Health Alliance and the official Congressional legislative database Congress.gov, Representative Sean Duffy (R-WI-7) has recently signed on as a co-sponsor to the Functional Gastrointestinal and Motility Disorders Research Enhancement Act of 2015. Representative Duffy is serving his third term in the House of Representatives. His district, the 7th Congressional District of Wisconsin, encompasses the northwestern and …

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