October 9, 2013 | Letter
Excerpt: We believe the data reinforce our concerns that PPACA diverted the Medicaid program from its original intent to serve the nation’s most vulnerable populations, including children, pregnant women, individuals with disabilities, and low-income disabled seniors. The Medicaid program is already struggling to meet the health care needs of our poorest and sickest Americans.
October 9, 2013 | Blog Post
The Obama administration recently scheduled public listening sessions across the country to solicit input from the public and stakeholders about regulating carbon dioxide emissions for existing power plants.
October 9, 2013 | ICYMI
In the pursuit of North American energy independence, House Energy and Commerce Committee leaders recently unveiled draft legislation to reform the approval process for constructing or modifying job-creating energy infrastructure projects that cross U.S. borders.
October 8, 2013 | ICYMI
Illinois Insurance Department Warns Residents to Beware of Navigator Scams, Door-to-Door Activity Department of Insurance spokesperson: “We have been made aware that scams are possible… If someone is at your door, err on the side of caution.”
October 8, 2013 | Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC – House Energy and Commerce Committee leaders today sent a request to Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius seeking data on the number of individuals who have purchased a health care plan through the law’s new exchanges.
October 8, 2013 | Letter
Excerpt: To date, the administration has only provided information about the number of visits to healthcare.gov, the number of web-chats, and the number of calls to a toll-free number. No information has been released on the number of Americans that have actually enrolled. Multiple reports indicate, though, that some states failed to enroll anyone on the first day. The reasons for this are not clear. Are website failures preventing enrollment?