Total Results: 15888

GOP’s Replacement Plan Does Little To Inch Toward Ever-Elusive Balanced Budget

KHN Morning Briefing

The legislation put forth by the usually budget-conscious party doesn’t do much in terms of overall government savings. In other news on the American Health Care Act: Moody’s Investors Service reports it will squeeze states’ finances; a simple fix no one wants to make; “gig workers” get nervous; Planned Parenthood zeroes in on moderate Republicans; selling insurance across state lines; and more.

Trump Slashes Health Spending In Federal Budget Plan

KHN Morning Briefing

The administration’s budget blueprint proposes reducing the Department of Health and Human Service’s funding by 18 percent — with more than a third of the $15.1 billion in cuts coming from the National Institutes of Health, the government’s main engine of biomedical research.