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Power. Progress. Prevention. May 12..

Power. Progress. Prevention. The Foundation’s Advocacy Newsletter May 12, 2017 What’s next for the health care bill? The American Health Care Act (AHCA) has moved on to a skeptical Senate where it is expected to undergo sweeping changes. In f..

American Health Care Act Heads to t..

The American Health Care Act (AHCA) passed in the House on May 4th by a vote of 217 to 213, just one vote over the 216 needed. The bill makes major changes to the Affordable Care Act including the elimination of the Prevention and Public Health Fund ..

Amendments to the American Health C..

Republicans in Congress are still working to revive the American Health Care Act (AHCA) after failing to secure enough support for the legislation at the end of March in the House. Two new amendments were recently added to the bill in hopes of drawin..

Power. Progress. Prevention. April ..

Power. Progress. Prevention. The Foundation’s Advocacy Newsletter April 28, 2017   GOP looks for support with new health care amendment A new amendment introduced this week to the American Health Care Act is the Republicans’ latest effor..

Power. Progress. Prevention. April ..

Power. Progress. Prevention. The Foundation’s Advocacy Newsletter April 14, 2017 USPSTF releases new draft recommendations on PSA testing for prostate cancer The United States Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) this week released new draft rec..

Republicans withdraw American Healt..

After failing to secure the needed votes for the American Health Care Act, House Republicans withdrew the bill from consideration and have decided not to pursue further health care legislation at this time. In the end, the changes this bill would hav..