Among the many concerns surrounding the president’s health care law is the threat of fraudulent and wasteful use of taxpayer dollars. On Friday, July 5th, as Americans were celebrating our nation’s independence, 600 pages of Obamacare regulations were quietly released. Buried within those pages was an announcement that the government would no longer verify that each applicant for the exchange subsidies was actually qualified for that assistance.
WASHINGTON, DC – House Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Fred Upton (R-MI) and Communications and Technology Subcommittee Chairman Greg Walden (R-OR) today issued the following statement regarding the FCC’s announcement of a voluntary agreement regarding interoperability in the 700 MHz band:
As Health Law’s Open Enrollment Approaches, Missed Deadlines, Delays, and Data Security Concerns Cause Headaches for All InvolvedSeptember 10, 2013 | Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC – The Subcommittee on Health, chaired by Rep. Joe Pitts (R-PA), today heard from a number of groups responsible for the implementation of the president’s health care law on the readiness and functionality of the federal health exchanges. With open enrollment scheduled to commence on October 1st, contractors have been tasked by the administration with the creation and operation of the exchanges.
WASHINGTON, DC – The Subcommittee on Environment and the Economy, chaired by Rep. John Shimkus (R-IL), today held a hearing on “Implementing the Nuclear Waste Policy Act – Next Steps.” The hearing comes on the heels of the August 13 ruling by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C.
SeaWorld to Cut Part Time Hours for Up to 18,000 Workers – “‘There is No Other Reason to Change Your Cap from 32 hours to 28 other than’ the Affordable Care Act”