U.S. House Makes First Move to Repeal Affordable Healthcare Act

Wochit Headline News - Friday, 13 January 2017
The Republican dominated U.S. House of Representatives approved measures to make the first move toward the repeal of The Affordable Healthcare Act on Friday, joining the Senate in instructing key committees to write legislation that will do away with the Obama administration's health insurance law. The repeal of the act is a top priority of the Republican-majority Congress as well as President-elect Donald Trump, who has urged lawmakers to act quickly.

Recent related news

Advertisement
The insurer took the nine-month hiatus from enrolling new members in the exchange created by President Barack Obama's Affordable Care Act to boost its financial...
1 week ago • SeattlePI.com
The federal-state health insurance program for low-income Americans hasn't achieved the status of Social Security and Medicare, considered practically...
6 days ago • SeattlePI.com
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A leading U.S. hospital says it will pull an annual fundraiser from Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago resort after all. The Cleveland Clinic...
3 days ago • Seattle Times
--(BUSINESS WIRE)--LHC Group is a national provider of post-acute healthcare services – and the joint venture partner of choice for leading hospitals and...
1 week ago • Business Wire
Advertisement
The U.S. Department of Labor has released its annual memorandum with the rate increase for Service Contract Act (SCA) Health and Welfare (H&W) Fringe Benefits.
1 week ago • Mondaq
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The head of the U.S. House Ways and Means Committee on Tuesday said Republicans were on track to pass tax reform this year and, unlike...
5 days ago • Reuters

You might like