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Capitol Insider Action Alerts Take Action to Prevent Gutting of the ACA and Medicaid Major Upcoming Events Employment – Senate to Hold Confirmation Hearing for Secretary of Labor Nominee On February 16, the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee will hold a hearing on the nomination of Andrew Puzder to be the Secretary of... Read more »

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Capitol Insider Action Alerts NEW – Thank You Advocates NEW – Paid Leave Stories Needed by Feb. 10! Tell Us Your Medicaid Story! Tell Us Your Affordable Care Act Story Protect the Lifeline – Call to Save our Health Care Major Upcoming Events Education – Full Senate Vote on Education Secretary to be... Read more »

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Capitol Insider Action Alerts Act Now to Preserve Health Care for People with Disabilities and Seniors – NEW! Tell Us Your Affordable Care Act Story Major Recent Events Housing – Senate Committee Votes to Approve Carson Nomination On January 24, the Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee voted unanimously to recommend that the full... Read more »

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Capitol Insider Action Alerts Protect the Lifeline – Health Care is Under Attack Tell Us Your Affordable Care Act Story! Major Recent Events Health – President Trump Signs ACA Executive Order In one of his first actions after being sworn in, President Trump signed an executive order regarding the Affordable Care Act (ACA) instructing federal... Read more »

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Capitol Insider Action Alerts Protect the Lifeline – Health Care is Under Attack Tell Us Your Affordable Care Act Story Major Recent Events Budget/Health Care – House Approves Bill to Advance Repeal of Health Care Law On January 13, the House passed the fiscal year 2017 budget resolution, by a vote of 227... Read more »

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Capitol Insider Action Alerts Protect the Lifeline – Call to Save our Health Care Major Recent Events Budget/Health Care – Senate Advances Repeal of Health Care Law On January 4, the Senate approved, with a nearly party line vote of 51 to 48, a procedural motion to move ahead with a fiscal year 2017... Read more »

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Capitol Insider Major Recent Events Health Care – Congressional Leadership Developing Plan to Repeal the ACA in early January Congressional leaders are laying the groundwork for a rapid repeal of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) beginning on the first day of the new Congress, before President-elect Donald Trump is even sworn in. It appears they... Read more »

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Capitol Insider Major Recent Events 115th Congress – Parties Complete Leadership Elections On November 30, the House Democrats selected their leaders for the 115th Congress. They re-elected Rep. Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) as Minority Leader, Rep. Steny Hoyer (D-MD) as Minority Whip, and Rep. Jim Clyburn (D-SC) as Assistant Minority Leader, and elected Rep. Joe Crowley... Read more »

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Capitol Insider Major Recent Events 115th Congress – House Republicans, Senate Select Leadership In Leadership elections for the 115th Congress, which will begin in January, the House Republican Caucus re-elected Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) as Speaker of the House, Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) as Majority Leader, and Rep. Steve Scalise (R-LA) as Majority Whip, and Rep.... Read more »

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Capitol Insider Major Upcoming Events Congress Reconvenes for Lame Duck Session Congress has returned with an agenda to wrap up business for the 114th Congress during the “lame duck” session and with Leadership plans to build the platform for reforms on key issues for the 115th Congress. In addition, the House and Senate will begin... Read more »