For Georgia’s rural families and farmers, President Biden and Democrats’ Inflation Reduction Act will lower health care, prescription drug, and energy costs, provide aid to economically distressed farmers, and more.
All eight of Georgia’s congressional Republicans voted against the overwhelmingly popular bill that will lower energy and health care costs, allow Medicare to negotiate the cost of prescription drugs, and reduce the deficit — all without raising taxes a single cent on any Georgian making less than $400,000 a year.
Lowering Prescription Drug Costs for Seniors in Rural Georgia:
Lowering Health Insurance Premiums and Expanding Rural Health Coverage:
Support for Farmers, Ranchers, and Forest Landowners: The Inflation Reduction Act recognizes the critical role that America’s farmers, ranchers, and forest landowners play in addressing the climate crisis, along with the extent to which many have experienced discrimination in USDA’s lending programs. That’s why this legislation includes: