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In brief: Industry holds on, Medicare bill revived

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01/25/2013

WASHINGTON – Industry stakeholders continue to work behind the scenes on building support for the market-pricing program (MPP), but that’s about all they can say at this point.

Congressman revives bill to repeal Medicare board

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01/24/2013

WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Phil Roe, R-Tenn., on Jan. 23 reintroduced a bill to repeal an Independent Payment Advisory Board (IPAB) tasked with reining in Medicare spending. The House of Representatives, but not the Senate, passed Roe’s original bill.