United States: Senate Sets Timeline To Take Up Repeal And Replace Legislation On ACA - Foley & Lardner
Friday, 16 June 2017 With Congress returning to Washington, D.C. from its Memorial Day work period, Senators are focusing heavily on the timeline and details of legislation that would significantly alter the Affordable Care Act.
On Tuesday, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said that US Senate Republicans plan to release their draft of a new healthcare bill on Thursday and that the legislation is likely to move to the Senate floor next week. For weeks, behind closed doors, Senate Republicans have been working on...
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