Top GOP Senators Question CMS Head On Recouping Lost SBM Funds

August 3, 2015 at 7:12 PM
Republican Sens. Orrin Hatch of Utah, Chuck Grassley of Iowa and John Barrasso of Wyoming on Monday (Aug. 3) showed their displeasure over mismanaged state exchange funds in a letter to acting CMS Administrator Andy Slavitt , saying that millions of dollars in taxpayer money should be recovered by the federal government. “The failure of these SBEs to use federal grant money efficiently and effectively has led to the waste of more than a billion in taxpayer dollars,” the senators...

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