Around the ADEA Policy Center

Advocacy and Government Relations — December 2013

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This month on Capitol Hill, ADEA Advocacy and Government Relations (AGR) portfolio members attended several key hearings on student aid, a topic of great interest to the dental education community due to its impact on students.

Advocacy and Government Relations — November 2013

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With the sequestration battle in Washington and the Affordable Care Act (ACA) in its initial stages of implementation, Advocacy and Government Relations staff attended many pertinent meetings throughout October.

Advocacy and Government Relations — August 2013

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Senate Finance Committee Chairman Max Baucus (D-MT) and Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-IA), Ranking Member of Judiciary Committee, are calling on the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to ban dental clinics from participating in the Medicaid program if the dental clinics circumvent state laws designed to ensure that only licensed dentists own dental practices. 

Advocacy & Governmental Relations—July 2013

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ADEA went on record regarding several areas of appropriations in early July by sending a letter to the chairman of the Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies in the U.S. Senate.