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  1. Breaking Advocacy News - Week of September 18, 2017

    Niles Godes, SVP of congressional affairs, joins Senators Schumer and Schatz to oppose the Graham-Cassidy bill at a press conference on Capitol Hill LeadingAge, Lutheran ...

  2. Breaking Advocacy News - Week of September 11, 2017

    MACPAC Returns After Summer Break Hot on the heels of MedPAC’s meeting last week, MACPAC also returns from their summer hiatus at the end of this week. Given the interest in Medicaid reforms from the health care reform debate earlier in the ...

  3. Breaking Advocacy News - Week of September 4, 2017

    MedPAC Returns After Summer Break With the return of Congress from their August recess, MedPAC meetings also return from their summer hiatus. The September meeting begins the process towards developing the annual March Report to the Congress. Of particular interest for LeadingAge are agenda ...

  4. Breaking Advocacy News - Week of August 21, 2017

    Medicare Red Tape Comments Due Friday LeadingAge is busy preparing our comments to send to the Ways and Means Committee Medicare Red Tape Relief Project and encourage members to submit your ideas too!  The committee is working with CMS and is looking for both regulatory and legislative solutions. LeadingAge will ...

  5. Breaking Advocacy News - Week of August 14, 2017

    Lance Robertson of Oklahoma new head of Aging and Disability for HHS LeadingAge is pleased to announce that Lance Robertson, Director of Aging Services for Oklahoma, has been confirmed ...