The House Committee on Oversight and Reform today held a hearing on the Trump administration’s position that the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals should affirm a district court decision that struck down the entire Affordable Care Act. The appeals court yesterday heard oral arguments in the case. Witnesses at today’s hearing included health policy advocates, experts and patients. To read an analysis of yesterday’s oral arguments in the case, see the blog from AHA outside counsel Sean Marotta.
The House of Representatives last night voted 419-6 to pass legislation (H.R. 748) that would repeal the 40% excise tax on high-value employer-sponsored health…
Updated guidance issued last year for states seeking a Section 1332 waiver of certain Affordable Care Act requirements qualifies as a rule under the…
States and House of Representatives make strong arguments in defense of the Affordable Care Act in the Fifth Circuit
Elrod at the end called the appeal a “very complex case,” and so predictions are even harder than usual. There is no deadline for the court’s decision.
The Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals today heard oral arguments in the appeal of a district court decision that struck down the entire Affordable Care Act.
The Centers for Medicare…
The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force today recommended a pill that helps prevent the spread of HIV to high-risk patients.