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Overnight Health Care: House passes $1.3T omnibus | Bill boosts funds for NIH, opioid treatment | Senators spar over ObamaCare fix | 'Right to Try' bill heads to the Senate
Happy Thursday, and welcome to Overnight Health Care. It's almost congressional spring break. The House rushed through a vote on the omnibus early Thursday afternoon and left town for the rest of the month. Now, senators are ...  waiting on......
The Hill: Healthwatch Blog
Thursday, March 22, 2018

Top appropriators say they see no need to specify funding for gun research
Top appropriators in the House and Senate on Thursday said they are not interested in funding new federal research into the causes of gun violence.Sen. Roy Blunt (R-Mo.) and Rep. Tom Cole (R-Okla.) said in separate interviews they don't see the need....
The Hill: Healthwatch Blog
Thursday, March 22, 2018

Utah gov signs law allowing women get birth control directly from pharmacy
Utah's Republican governor signed a law Tuesday making the state one of the few to allow women get birth control directly from a pharmacist.  Gov. Gary Herbert signed the law Tuesday, which will allow those 18 and older to get......
The Hill: Healthwatch Blog
Thursday, March 22, 2018

Collins: McConnell has 'kept his commitment' on ObamaCare fix
Sen. Susan Collins (R-Maine) said Thursday that Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) has "kept his commitment completely" to support ObamaCare fixes she championed. Collins pushed back on criticism she has received from......
The Hill: Healthwatch Blog
Thursday, March 22, 2018

GOP senators push tougher sentencing for synthetic opioid
A group of Republicans wants to bolster mandatory minimum sentencing for trafficking fentanyl, a move that comes as President Trump advocates for harsher punishments for drug traffickers.Fentanyl is "as much a weapon of mass destruction as it......
The Hill: Healthwatch Blog
Thursday, March 22, 2018

Senate GOP leader: 'There will be a vote' on GOP ObamaCare fix
Senate Majority Whip John Cornyn (Texas), the No. 2 Senate Republican, said Thursday "there will be a vote" on a GOP bill to lower ObamaCare premiums. Cornyn would not say whether the vote would come as an amendment to the must-......
The Hill: Healthwatch Blog
Thursday, March 22, 2018

Spending bill includes $10M increase for abstinence education
Abstinence-only education would see a $10 million funding boost under the spending bill released by Congress Wednesday night and advanced by the House Thursday morning. Under the $1.3 trillion omnibus bill, the Sexual Risk Avoidance Education (......
The Hill: Healthwatch Blog
Thursday, March 22, 2018

House passes 'right to try' drug bill
The House passed "right to try" legislation on experimental drugs largely along party lines Wednesday, sending a bill backed by President Trump to the Senate.Last week, House Republican leaders put the bill on the floor under suspension of the rules....
The Hill: Healthwatch Blog
Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Collins: 'Extremely disappointing' ObamaCare fix left out of spending deal
Sen. Susan Collins (R-Maine) said Wednesday it is "extremely disappointing" that a bill she backed to stabilize ObamaCare markets was left out of a must-pass government funding bill.  It is extremely disappointing that Speaker Ryan chose......
The Hill: Healthwatch Blog
Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Spending bill would double child care funding for low-income families
The spending bill released Wednesday would double the amount of funding for child care for low-income working families.The Child Care Development Block Grant would see a $2.3 billion increase in fiscal year 2018, bringing the program's......
The Hill: Healthwatch Blog
Wednesday, March 21, 2018

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