Americas, Inc./Jack Bresch Student Legislative Internship is a
six-week, stipend-supported internship in the Advocacy and Governmental Relations (ADEA AGR) portfolio of the ADEA Policy Center in Washington, D.C.
This student legislative internship provides a unique learning experience... Click Here To Read More
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Hospitals Graduate Medical Education (CHGME) Payment ProgramHealth
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The Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services
met in June to markup the Fiscal Year 2015 HHS appropriations bill. The full Appropriations Committee was scheduled to take up the bill on June 12, but that markup... Click Here To Read More
On June 11, 2014, Sen. Jay Rockefeller (D-WV) introduced S.
2461, the “Children’s Health Insurance Program Extension Act of 2014.” Unless
funding for the Children’s Health Insurance Program is extended, the program
will... Click Here To Read More
The Senate Finance Committee, a key congressional body charged with
implementing health care reform, is requesting input to improve health care
data transparency from a wide variety of stakeholders.
In a June 12, 2014 ... Click Here To Read More
On June 9, President Barack Obama issued a presidential
memorandum to permit nearly five million federal student loan borrowers with
outstanding student loan balances to cap their monthly payments at 10% of... Click Here To Read More
and other health care providers, including dentists, may now review data
submitted to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) under the
Open Payments program, previously known as the Sunshine Act.
provision of the... Click Here To Read More
The Congressional Budget Office (CBO) and
Congress’s Joint Committee on Taxation have asserted they can no longer measure
the full fiscal effects of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), an announcement that has provoked widespread anger and disbelief on Capitol
Hill, especially among opponents of... Click Here To Read More
Congressional opposition to the Obama Administration’s
plans to develop a college rating system continues to mount. On June 11, two
House members, Michael Capuano (D-MA) and Bob Goodlatte (R-VA), introduced a resolution
opposing the... Click Here To Read More