Key House and Senate committees approved legislation Thursday to repeal the Sustainable Growth Rate, the formula officials use to pay doctors who treat Medicare patients. KHN’s Mary Agnes Carey and Politico Pro’s Jennifer Haberkorn discuss.
The current Congress has passed fewer bills than just about all of its predecessors. Short of enrolling all 535 members in group therapy, there are some potential remedies.
(CNN) – Just days before the first anniversary of the Newtown, Connecticut, elementary school massacre, a Republican congressman from Pennsylvania introduced new legislation Thursday that seeks to improve the mental health system. Rep.
As night fell on Dec. 12, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the two-year budget deal carved out by Sen.Patty Murray and Rep. Paul Ryan -- but the fallout is not nearly over. It is rapidly changing the atmosphere in Washington, D.C.