Excerpt: Our respective committees in the House and Senate recently began an open and honest effort to achieve a bipartisan legislative solution to protect Internet users, promote innovation, and encourage robust broadband investment. Such a law, enacted with your signature, would avoid the legal uncertainty created by the Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC) nearly decade-long endeavor to determine its own authority to regulate broadband Internet services.
Excerpt: The administration initially defended its information sharing practices in the wake of these revelations, but in a Saturday, January 24, evening blog post it acknowledged that at least some of the consumer protection concerns raised about HealthCare.gov are warranted. Specifically, in the blog post, the administration announced that it had taken 'an additional step to better protect consumers' information' ...
Excerpt: Pursuant to Rules X and XI of the U.S. House of Representatives, the Committee is conducting oversight on the implementation of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA). Specifically, we are examinig the extent to which the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), and other relevant agencies of the federal government, are preparing for the possible consequences of the Supreme Court's decision in the case of King v. Burwell.
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Excerpt: We write today out of concern over the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services' (CMS) oversight of states' eligibility determinations and use of Medicaid dollars for the coverage of long term services and supports (LTSS).
Excerpt: We believe publicly releasing the draft text of the full Open Internet item in advance of the Commission vote next month is in the public interest, and we call on you to use your authority to do so. To read the letter to the FCC, click here.