Health Care

Health Care

Issue Statements: Health Care

  • MHLG Thank you letter to President Obama and Vice President Biden – 6-20-13
  • HHS Essential Health Benefit Bulletin Comment letter, 1-31-12.
  • Proposed PPACA rule on Summary of Benefits & Coverage and the Uniform Glossary Comment letter, 10-21-11.
  • Letter to Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse endorsing S. 539, the Behavioral Health Information Technology Act of 2011, 4-1-11.
  • Letter to Speaker Boehner & Leader Pelosi opposing H.R. 2, which would repeal the health care reform law, 1-13-11.
  • Letter to HHS Secretary Sebelius regarding essential benefit packages, 12-13-10.
  • Letter to GAO on Workforce Commission composition, 12-2-10.
  • Letter to Senator Sheldon Whitehouse endorsing S. 3709, the Health Information Technology Extension for Behavioral Health Services Act of 2010, 8-4-10.
  • Letter to Energy & Commerce Committee asking for hearing on H.R. 5040, the Health Information Technology Extension for Behavioral Health Services Act of 2010, 5-20-10.
  • Letter to Representatives Patrick Kennedy and Timothy Murphy endorsing the Health Information Technology Extension for Behavioral Health Services Act of 2010. May 7, 2010.
  • Letter urging House passage of compromise health reform legislation, addressed to Pelosi and Reid, 3-18-10.
  • Letter urging completion of health reform legislation, addressed to Pelosi and Reid, 2-1-10.
  • Letter on the House/Senate health reform negotiation, addressed to Pelosi and Reid, 1-12-10.
  • Letter supporting H.R. 3962, Affordable Health Care for America Act, 11-4-09.
  • Letter on health reform provisions in the Finance and HELP bills, addressed to Senators Reid, Baucus, Harkin and Dodd, 10-23-09.
  • Letter supporting the health reform bill “mark” of Senate Finance Chairman Max Baucus, The America’s Healthy Future Act, 9-24-09.
  • Letter supporting H.R. 3200, America’s Affordable Health Choices Act, 7-17-09.
  • Letter supporting Senate HELP draft health care reform bill, 6-16-09.
  • Letter to Congressional Leadership on principles for health care reform, 5-12-09.
  • Letter to Representative Frank Pallone supporting Community Living Assistance Services and Supports (CLASS) Act, 4-6-09.
  • Letter to Senator Edward Kennedy supporting Community Living Assistance Services and Supports (CLASS) Act, 4-6-09.
  • Letters supporting reauthorization of Children’s Health Insurance Program and provisions of the Children’s Health and Medicare Protection Act (H.R. 976 and H.R. 3162), 9-6-07.
  • Letter supporting S. 1854, the Stop Senior Suicide Act, 8-30-07.
  • SCHIP reauthorization letter supporting S. 1337, the Children’s Mental Health Parity Act.
  • SCHIP reauthorization. Letters to Energy & Commerce and Finance Committees, 3-7-07.
  • Letter supporting S. 2510, the Small Employers Health Benefits Program Act, 5-9-06.
  • Letter opposing S. 1955, the Health Insurance Marketplace Modernization and Affordability Act, 4-12-06.
  • Letter opposing S. 1955, the Health Insurance Marketplace Modernization and Affordability Act, 3-7-06.
  • Health Care for Working Families Act (S. 2639) Endorsement letter, 7-30-02

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