Have you hugged your representative today?
I put in a call to Wayne Stanfield this morning, only to discover the NAIMES office all atwitter. Seems they had a representative scheduled to arrive at any moment. No time to chat with a reporter.
Cookie's Fortune release Of course, it comes as no surprise that Stanfield practices what he preaches: Establish a relationship with your elected official. Educate them on industry issues. How many times have providers heard that when their members of Congress are back in their home districts, they should reach out to them, have a chat, invite them for a site visit.
The two-week Easter Recess ends this week, at about the same time the rule for national competitive bidding is slated to take effect (April 18, if you didn't know).