March 24, 2015
The language added yesterday explains that the abortion funding restrictions for the centers would be slated to end in two years.
March 23, 2015
March 20, 2015
The financing of the bill is expected to be unveiled next week, with a vote on the entire package also expected next week.
March 19, 2015
Pelosi says she does not "know when the announcement will be" but thinks congressional leaders will reach a "bipartisan agreement, and it will be a good agreement."
March 18, 2015
The announcement comes as House negotiators still are working to finalize a deal to permanently replace Medicare's sustainable growth rate formula.
March 17, 2015
Both the House and Senate will need to approve a deal to permanently replace Medicare's sustainable growth rate formula before Congress adjourns and the current "doc fix" expires at the end of March.
March 16, 2015
March 13, 2015
Some stakeholders are optimistic a permanent replacement for Medicare's sustainable growth rate formula could be approved before the temporary "doc fix" expires on April 1, while others think another patch is more likely.
March 12, 2015
Aides say House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) and Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) are looking for ways to implement a permanent fix for Medicare's sustainable growth rate formula before the temporary "doc fix" patch expires at the end of this month.
March 4, 2015
According to House Ways and Means Committee Chair Paul Ryan (R-Wis.), Congress will have to pass another short-term patch to offset cuts called for by the Medicare physician payment formula.
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