Lawmakers Trying To Tack Surprise Billing To Third Coronavirus Stimulus

By Ariel Cohen / March 18, 2020 at 5:52 PM
Senate health committee Chair Lamar Alexander (R-TN) and House Energy & Commerce Chair Frank Pallone (D-NJ) are trying to tack their surprise medical bill legislation onto the third coronavirus stimulus package emerging on Capitol Hill, multiple sources close to negotiations say. It’s also possible that lawmakers will use the upcoming stimulus package to pass a series of Medicare and Medicaid extenders set to expire on May 22, but sources emphasized that nothing is certain yet. Also uncertain is the fate...

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