Sponsored by:  ASAE Business Solutions and The Coalition to Protect and Promote AHPs June 12th – 9 am to 2:30 pm  ASAE Conference Center – ground floor at 1575 I Street, NW  Washington, DC RSVP to cvest@asaecenter.org For supporters of “association health plans” (AHPs), it has been a year-and-a-half rollercoaster.  It all started with excitement… Read more »

President Trump this week signaled he could be open to a deal with Democrats to raise the budget caps that will cause strict spending cuts in the fall. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) met with Trump Tuesday and laid out a plan to navigate several fiscal deadlines looming this fall, including raising the debt… Read more »

ASAE joined other trade and professional associations this week in a letter of support for the Equality Act, which would ensure federal protections for LGBTQ individuals. The bill (H.R. 5) is set to get a vote in the House this week and would amend the Civil Rights Act of 1964 to explicitly prohibit discrimination in… Read more »

ASAE is concerned that a bill introduced in the Pennsylvania House poses a threat to private certification. In its current form, House Bill 811 could inappropriately interfere with the right of many private credentialing organizations to adopt and enforce their own ethics codes and procedures. ASAE is also concerned that, depending on the reading of… Read more »

Over opposition from Democrats, the Texas Senate yesterday advanced a watered-down religious liberty bill that – in its original form – was viewed as discriminatory against the LGBTQ community. The proposal (S. 1978) will now return to the Texas House where the LGBTQ Caucus killed a very similar proposal on a procedural maneuver last week…. Read more »