As the president’s health care law continues to take effect, seniors across the country are facing the harsh reality of the law’s broken promises. At a hearing in December, committee leaders warned that the $300 billion in cuts to the program would lead to rising costs and limited access to doctors. Committee member Rep.
Committee Leaders Request Government Watchdog Investigate Failed Oregon Health Care Exchange Walden: “It’s time to get to the truth. It’s time to get transparency and accountability…This cannot be swept under the rug.”
Editorial boards from across the country continue to press President Obama to approve the Keystone XL pipeline, an important component of an all-of-the-above energy strategy.
The Department of Energy on Tuesday approved its sixth license for the export of U.S. liquefied natural gas (LNG) to countries without a free-trade agreement. While the approval is welcome news, the backlog of applications still awaiting action remains discouraging.
President Obama’s Attempt to Defend Latest #Obamacare Delay Falls Short UPTON: “If the goal is ‘smoothing out’ the hardships created by this law, the least he should do is support #FairnessForAll Americans with a delay of the individual mandate.”
NEWS: Wall Street Journal: Drug Companies Join NIH in Study of Alzheimer’s, Diabetes, Rheumatoid Arthritis, LupusFebruary 4, 2014 | ICYMI
Upton Hails Landmark Collaboration Between NIH and Drug Companies In Race to Discover Better Cures UPTON: “The search for cures must be an all-hands-on-deck effort. This landmark effort exemplifies the very best of a public-private collaboration, and we in Congress also want to do what we can in the name of breakthrough research.”