Joe Walsh

Former Congressman Representing Illinois’ 8th Congressional District (2011-2013)

On the Issues

Health System Transformation

The most notable of Joe Walsh’s votes in Congress on health care were in opposition of the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Walsh voted for the Repeal of Obamacare Act (H.R. 6079) and cosponsored the Empowering Patients First Act (H.R. 3000) and (H.R. 1370). All these pieces of legislation would have repealed parts or all of the ACA.