December 14, 2016
Family Voices Washington DC Update: December 14, 2016
This Week in Washington DC Update:
- On December 9, the 114th Congress adjourned, after passing a Continuing Resolution bill to keep the government operating.
- Also passed overwhelmingly was the bipartisan "21st Century Cures Act," which includes legislation that should be helpful to children with special health care needs.
- Congress' Republican leadership is still preparing to repeal Obamacare as soon as the new (115th) Congress convenes on January 3 or shortly thereafter.
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