Hill staffers are being told to confirm their enrollments in person.
Kevin Bogardus 12/11/13 07:55 PM EST
Hospitals forced to swallow more Medicare cuts as lawmakers rush to OK budget deal.
Capitol Hill staffers who signed up for ObamaCare through the District’s exchange are being told to confirm their enrollments in person to ensure they don’t wind up uninsured next year.
An email from the Senate Disbursing Office, obtained...
The House measure would provide doctors with a 0.5 percent payment update through March.
The Oversight chair said HHS is muzzling a vendor.
The House on Wednesday approved legislation that would boost funding for research into pediatric diseases, a bill that was made a priority in recent weeks by House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-Va.).
Advocates are pressing for an executive order to ease the flow of humanitarian aid overseas.
The American Cancer Society’s advocacy arm said the budget deal reached Tuesday allows Congress to restore “some” cuts to cancer research and urged the body to prioritize the fight against the disease.
It also called for additional funding for cancer prevention and early detection after rollbacks due to sequestration.
The plan targets the use of antimicrobials to fatten chickens, pigs or other animals.
“It’s like talking to the Republic of Korea,” the Illinois Republican said.