Chemicals in Commerce Act (CICA) Discussion Draft Authored By Environment and the Economy Subcommittee Chairman John Shimkus (R-IL)
NEWS: Dallas Morning News: Congress Demands Answers on Health Care Fraud Following TX Hospital Chain ScandalFebruary 27, 2014 | ICYMI
Reports of Stimulus Fraud in Texas Spur Committee Investigation into Obama Administration’s Ability to Detect and Prevent Fraud Letters to CMS, HHS Inspector General Raise Concerns about Screening Process for Facilities Receiving Federal Funds
Members and Witnesses Urge Increased Enforcement Measures to Detect and Punish Illegal, Counterfeit Drug Manufacturing and Distribution
Excerpt: Recent articles have reported on a chain of Texas hospitals that received nearly $18 million in economic stimulus funds from CMS for moving to electronic medical records. These facilities continued to receive funding despite warnings that reached several agencies for more than four years of patient-care threats and allegations of fraud.
WASHINGTON, DC – House Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Fred Upton (R-MI) today released the following statement in response to the release of the State Department Inspector General report over the Keystone XL pipeline review:
Multiple Analyses Find Administration’s Proposed Rule Would Lead to More #BrokenPromises, Higher Costs, and Fewer Choices for Seniors