Stakeholders Say Senate GOP Not In Favor Of Waiver To Avert Sequester

By Michelle M. Stein / March 12, 2021 at 6:08 PM
House Democrats’ bill to extend the Medicare sequester moratorium and waive the cost of the American Rescue Plan likely would need to be changed to make it through the upper chamber, those closely following the issue say, as one lobbyist notes Republicans aren’t necessarily in favor of waiving the PAY-GO scorecard for the newly signed COVID-19 relief bill. House Budget Committee Chair John Yarmuth (D-KY) introduced a bill Friday (March 12) to extend the Medicare sequester moratorium through the end...

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