House Ways and Means Health Subcommittee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) and Oversight Subcommittee Chairman Charles Boustany (R-LA) sent a letter this week to Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius seeking answers to several questions about the “navigators” provision in the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Brady and Boustany said they have concerns related to the… Read more »
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Testifying before the House Ways & Means Committee on Friday, Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius told Congress that the federally-facilitated health care Exchanges will meet their October 1 deadline to be open to the public. All Exchanges are required to be operational beginning October 1, 2013, a scant five months away,… Read more »
Yesterday, ASAE President & CEO John H. Graham IV, CAE submitted the following testimony to the House Ways & Means Committee for their May 16 hearing on the nonprofit sector: Chairman Boustany, Ranking Member Lewis and members of the Subcommittee, thank you for the opportunity to submit a written statement for the May 16, 2012… Read more »
Three high-ranking House Republicans have asked the IRS to look into AARP to determine if the (c)(4) organization has violated its tax-exempt status. House Democrats decry the investigation as pay-back for AARP’s support of the health care bill.
Despite momentum over the past few weeks towards 1099 repeal, partisan politics has prevented a definite path for repeal. The majority party in both chambers have their own repeal legislative vehicles, and neither has the support of the other chamber’s minority party.