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Senate Finance Hearing on Graham-Cassidy Bill - 9/25/17

Tuesday, September 19, 2017   (0 Comments)
Posted by: MaryBeth Wilkerson
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Senate Finance Committee Chairman Orrin Hatch (R-UT) announced Monday evening that the Finance Committee will hold a hearing on the Affordable Care Act repeal and replace proposal by Senators Lindsey Graham (R-SC), Bill Cassidy, M.D. (R-LA), et al, on Monday, September 25, 2017.  The hearing will begin at 10:00 a.m.  Witnesses have not been announced.  Chairman Hatch emphasized the hearing “will allow members on both sides of the aisle to delve deeper into” the legislation’s policy and intent.  More information will be available here.

Click here to read the Chairman Hatch's full press release.

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