Another CR Likely, Shutdown Possible As Approps Efforts In Turmoil

By Jessica Karins / January 12, 2024 at 2:17 PM
The status of health agency funding and even the topline spending deal brokered by Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and House Speaker Mike Johnson (R-LA) is uncertain Friday (Jan. 12) as the Senate moves to take initial procedural action on yet another short-term continuing resolution (CR). The stalled process is also likely to delay action on priority health care legislation, including pharmacy benefit manager reform; the Lower Costs, More Transparency Act; and telehealth pandemic waiver extensions , as well...

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