December 14, 2016

Family Voices Washington DC Update: 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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