Cindy Hyde-Smith

United States Senator for Mississippi

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Senator Hyde-Smith supports common-sense, patient-centered healthcare reforms to help Mississippi families afford health insurance coverage without expanding the government’s role in providing health care.  She believes the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, better known as Obamacare, should be repealed.

Senator Hyde-Smith appreciates the role of the state’s universities to support federal research on better prevention and treatment efforts on chronic diseases, like diabetes, that affect Mississippians disproportionally.

In The News

Brookhaven Daily Leader
 
Act would draw in more rural doctors
 
By Daily Leader Staff
 
Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith, R-Miss., recently addressed the shortage of physicians in rural areas with the introduction of the Rural Physician Workforce Production Act, a measure intended to ramp up the next generation of rural doctors.
 
High Plains Journal
 
Legislation introduced to bring doctors to rural areas
 
News Mississippi
 
Hyde-Smith cosponsors ‘Sarah’s Law’ in D.C.
 
By Steven Gagliano
 
According to Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith, “Sarah’s Law” would require ICE officials to detain illegal immigrants who have been charged with a violent crime, such as murder.
 
Concerned Women for America
 
Use Your Voice – Episode 7, Year of the Woman
 
By Annabelle Rutledge
 
The first podcast of 2019 might be our favorite so far! Penny Nance sits down with Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith (R-Mississippi) in her office on Capitol Hill. They discuss Sen. Hyde-Smith’s story, what it’s like to be a conservative female leader in Congress, and advice to young girls thinking about running for office.
 
Brookhaven Daily Leader
 
Wicker, Hyde-Smith challenge new liver transplant policy
 
By Daily Leader Staff
 
U.S. Sen. Roger Wicker (R-Miss.) and Cindy Hyde-Smith (R-Miss.) are challenging a new policy that could divert livers donated for transplant in Mississippi to other regions of the country.
 
Tulsa (Okla.) Beacon
 
Editorial: Stop the funding for abortions
 
Abortion is murder and it should be abolished in Tulsa, Oklahoma and America.
 
And taxpayer funding should not pay for the murder of unborn babies.
 
KIOW-FM Souix City, Iowa
 
Ernst Introduces Bill to Defund Planned Parenthood, Redirect Funds to Women’s Health Care
 
By AJ Taylor 
 
Senator Joni Ernst (R-IA), and 31 of her Senate colleagues, reintroduced legislation to prevent any taxpayer dollars from going to the nation’s single largest provider of abortions, Planned Parenthood.
 
News Mississippi
 
Senators cosponsor “Protect Medicaid Act”
 
By Steven Gagliano
 
Earlier this week, U.S. Senators Roger Wicker and Cindy Hyde-Smith helped introduce S. 131, the “Protect Medicaid Act,”which would prevent states from using federal resources to expand Medicaid services to illegal immigrants.
 
The legislation is sponsored by Senator Bill Cassidy, M.D., R-La. Wicker and Hyde-Smith are original cosponsors of the bill.
 
Life News 
 
Democrats Defeat Pro-Life Senate Bill to Permanently Ban Taxpayer Funding of Abortions
 
By Steven Ertelt 
 
WASHINGTON, DC - The Senate voted Thursday afternoon on a pro-life bill that would permanently ban taxpayer funding of abortions. However, pro-abortion Senate Democrats successfully filibustered the bill and prevented Senate Republicans from moving ahead to a final vote on the legislation.
 
WJTV-TV, Jackson
 
Protect Medicaid Act; Wicker and Hyde introduce a new Act
 
By: DeAngelo Vaxter 
 
JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) - Republicans' U.S. Senators Roger Wicker and Cindy Hyde Smith introduce "Protect Medicaid Act", which would prevent states from using federal resources to expand Medicaid services to illegal immigrants. 
 

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Washington, D.C. Office

113 Dirksen Senate Office Building
Washington, DC 20510
Phone: (202) 224-5054
Fax: (202) 224-5321
 

State Offices

Jackson Office
190 East Capitol St., #550
Jackson, MS  39201
Phone (601) 965-4459
Fax (601) 965-4919

Gulfport Office
2012 15th Street, #451
Gulfport, MS 39501
Phone (228) 867-9710
Fax (228) 867-9789
 

State Offices

Oxford
911 Jackson Ave., #249
Oxford, MS  38655
Phone (662) 236-1018
Fax (662) 236-7618