July 23, 2009

  • CHN: Health Reform Inches Along in Congress

    Both the House and Senate have made some progress on their respective health reform proposals, but the timetable has been pushed back a bit. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid recently indicated that a floor vote will not occur until September but that the Senate Finance Committee will still vote before the summer recess, scheduled to Read More »

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  • CHN: Major Domestic Appropriations Bills Moving Forward

    By July 24, the House is expected to approve appropriations for the Departments of Housing and Urban Development, Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education.  If the full House does not dramatically alter the work of the Appropriations Committee, they will have adopted increases for all these departments above the rate of inflation, and over Read More »

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