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The ACA’s Premium Stabilization Programs: Promoting Competition and Affordability for Consumers

The House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform is holding a hearing today on the ACA’s premium stabilization programs. Continue reading

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More than Eighty Members of Congress Send Bipartisan Letter Opposing Additional Cuts to Medicare Advantage

As budget negotiations continue, 83 members of the U.S. House of Representatives today sent a bipartisan letter to Speaker of the House John Boehner and Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi opposing further cuts to the Medicare Advantage program. Continue reading

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Congressional Hearing: Health Insurance Tax ‘will ultimately increase employer costs’

Today the House Energy & Commerce Committee held a hearing, “Challenges Facing America’s Businesses Under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act,” examining the impact of the health reform law on businesses and employees. Continue reading

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AHIP’s Dan Durham Testifies at House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee Hearing

AHIP Executive Vice President of Policy and Regulatory Affairs Dan Durham testified today at a hearing of the House Energy and Commerce Committee Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations. Continue reading

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Washington Post: Health insurance tax ‘scares the daylights’ out of some small-business owners

The Washington Post has an article, “Health insurance tax ‘scares the daylights’ out of some small-business owners,” in today’s paper on the impact of the Affordable Care Act’s health insurance tax on small businesses. Continue reading

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Small Business Owners: Health Insurance Tax to Raise Costs, Disrupt Coverage

Several small business owners testified today at a hearing hosted by the House Committee on Small Business on the “profound” financial impact the Affordable Care Act’s new health insurance tax will have on the cost of doing business. Continue reading

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Hearing Alert: This Week’s Health Care-Related Hearings

Check out this week’s health care-related hearings. Continue reading

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Hearing Alert: This Week’s Health Care-Related Hearings

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House Hearing on Health Care Consolidation and Competition

The House Judiciary Committee’s Subcommittee on Intellectual Property, Competition and the Internet is holding a hearing today on health care consolidation and competition. Continue reading

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Health Care-Related Hearings

Get information on this week’s latest health care-related hearings. Continue reading

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