Dems Unveil Reconciliation Package With $64B For 3-Year ARP Extension

By Amy Lotven / July 27, 2022 at 8:08 PM
Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and Sen. Joe Manchin (D-WV) Wednesday (July 27) announced a new reconciliation deal that, in addition to earlier drug pricing reforms, now includes a three-year extension of the enhanced Affordable Care Act credits enacted under the American Rescue Plan, a year longer than previously agreed to but in line with what beneficiary advocates had been pushing. The bill does not close the Medicaid gap, but advocates say they will continue to fight for that...

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