Family Voices Washington DC Update: October 12, 2017
The latest development in the health policy world was the approval of CHIP bills by the Senate Finance Committee and the House Energy and Commerce Committee. The latter also approved a bill to extend funding for Family-to-Family Health Information Centers (F2Fs). (More details below.) Senators continue to work on potential bipartisan bill to stabilize the individual health insurance market, and the administration has made some decisions that may result in fewer people enrolling in health plans during the open enrollment period beginning on November 1.
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