Senate Finance, Judiciary Members Push For New AI Agency

By Cara Smith, Charlie Mitchell, Rick Weber / January 24, 2024 at 6:01 PM
A handful of Senate Finance and Judiciary lawmakers are pushing to set up a new federal agency to regulate artificial intelligence across the federal government, as the top Republican on the Senate health committee and key House GOP health care lawmakers say health care AI should be handled separately by boosting FDA and CMS’ current authority. Two Democrats on Senate Finance and a bipartisan duo on Judiciary wrote to Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) on Tuesday (Jan. 23) advocating...

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