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Senate Finance Committee To Vote On HHS Nominees Wednesday

September 05, 2017
The Senate Finance Committee will vote Wednesday (Sept. 6) on the Trump administration's nominees for assistant secretary and general counsel of HHS. The committee held an initial hearing on the nominees Aug. 3, during which both pledged to uphold the Affordable Care Act and continue funding the cost-sharing reduction payments. Matthew Bassett, currently senior vice president for government relations at myNEXUS, is the nominee for HHS assistant secretary. Robert Charrow, who served as HHS deputy chief counsel during the Reagan...

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