The Senate on Wednesday narrowly defeated a measure, introduced by Democrats, to overturn President Trump’s expansion of non-ObamaCare insurance plans, including short-term health insurance plans and association health plans. The legislation narrowly failed by a 50-50 vote in the Senate on party lines with the exception of Sen. Susan Collins, who voted with the Democrats…. Read more »

The International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society (MDS) has earned a 2018 ASAE Power of A Gold Award for its Asynchronous Consultation for Movement Disorder (ACMD) initiative which supports African physicians in their treatment of movement disorders by providing expert consultation on case-management from volunteer physicians associated with MDS. ASAE honored the program in which… Read more »

IRS Commissioner Chuck Rettig was officially sworn in this week and is being pressed by Senate Democrats to defend and enforce a provision in the tax code that bans churches and other 501(c)(3) nonprofit groups from engaging in political activity. The Johnson Amendment, which has been in place since 1954, prohibits churches and other groups… Read more »

The Trump administration is suing California in an effort to block the state’s new net neutrality law from going into effect. California’s new law, set to take effect Jan. 1, bans Internet providers like Comcast and Verizon from blocking or slowing down websites or charging companies for faster delivery. It is widely viewed to be… Read more »