Tag: Legislation

HELP Committee Moved Forward with Cost Containment Bill

A day after a hearing on the HELP Committee’s cost containment discussion draft, the Lower Health Care Costs Act, committee Chairman Lamar Alexander (R-TN) and Ranking Member Patty Murray (D-WA) released an updated version of the bill (S. 1895)...

House Rules Committee to Hold Medicare for All Hearing

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House Appropriations Committee Holds First Subcommittee Markup

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Montana Passes Bill to Continue Medicaid Expansion

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House Dems Introduce Medicare for America Act, Expanding Coverage in Medicare and Medicaid

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Senate Dems Introduce Choose Medicare Act, Public Option

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Democratic Senators Introduce the Medicare Choice Act

Senators Michael Bennet (D-CO) and Tim Kaine (D-VA) introduced a bill that would allow anyone to buy Medicare plans, an option they say is more realistic than Medicare for All. It also includes some ACA stabilization provisions, including increas...

Medicaid Expansion Bill Introduced

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Medicare Buy-in Bill Introduced

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Bill Introduced to Reverse STLDI Plan Expansion

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Medicaid Extenders Act of 2019

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Pre-existing Conditions Protection Act of 2019

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Senate Republicans Introduce Pre-existing Conditions Protection Bill

The latest challenge to the constitutionality of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) has prompted Republican Senators to introduce a bill that would bar insurers from denying coverage to people with pre-existing conditions, and from charging higher pre...