Health Care Policy Update – Weekly Wrap-Up and What’s Ahead

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  What’s Ahead: This Week  Congressional Recess – Congress is currently in recess, and will return the week of September 4. Notable Policy Events – Monday, August 6 – Thursday, August 9 National Association of Insurance Commissioners, “Summer 2017 National Meeting.” (Philadelphia, PA) Additional information: Tuesday, August 7 National Academy of Social Insurance, “Demystifying Health… Read more »

ACA Repeal and Replacement Update

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 Top takeaways from the week: 1) The Senate HELP Committee has announced plans to hold a series of hearings on market stabilization policies beginning the week of September 4; 2) the House Problem Solvers Caucus released a bipartisan set of proposals to stabilize the marketplaces; and 3) President Trump has yet to commit to continuing… Read more »