Excerpt: The Government Accountability Office (GAO) compared plans in five states and found that costs (deductibles, copayments, coinsurance, and premiums) were almost always less for selected CHIP plans when compared to states' benchmark health plans. Additionally, while coverage for selected services such as translation and transportation services were covered more frequently by the CHIP plans.
Excerpt: The committee launched an investigation on July 31, 2015, relating to management concerns with the NIH Clinical Centers Pharmaceutical Development Section (PDS). The committee continues this investigation. However, at the present time, the committee’s specific focus is on questions related to the welfare of all the patients in NIH clinical trials affected by disruptions because of the suspension of PDS operations.”
Planned Parenthood Federation of America Document Request Planned Parenthood Greater Washington and North Idaho Document Request
Air Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Institute American Forest & Paper Association
Excerpt: The Committee on Energy and Commerce and its Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations are investigating the facts and circumstances surrounding VW' s use of software in vehicle emissions control systems to affect Clean Air Act related compliance and emissions test results. To read the letter to Volkswagen, click here.
Excerpt: It is illegal under Federal law for “any person to knowingly acquire, receive, or otherwise transfer any human fetal tissue for valuable consideration if the transfer affects interstate commerce.” To read the letter to Advanced Biosciences Resources (ABR), click here.