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Weekly HSA News – March 7, 2022

News from Washington Manchin Proposes Dramatically Scaled Down Version of Build Back Better Sen. Joe Manchin (D-WV) laid out a dramatically scaled down version of President Biden’s “Build Back Better” plan that he says he could vote for under the special budget reconciliation process. The Senator clarified he hasn’t made any formal counter proposal to the […]

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Weekly HSA News – February 21, 2022

News from Washington Senate Sends Biden Bill Averting Federal Shutdown On February 17, the Senate gave final approval to legislation averting a weekend government shutdown, sending President Joe Biden a measure designed to give bipartisan bargainers more time to reach an overdue deal financing federal agencies until fall. The House easily approved the legislation a […]

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Weekly HSA News – February 14, 2022

News from Washington House Passes Stopgap Bill to Prevent Shutdown The House passed a stopgap measure to extend federal government funding until March 11 to prevent a shutdown when current government funding expires February 18. The Senate is expected to act swiftly on the legislation. The legislation buys congressional negotiators on both sides of the […]

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Weekly HSA News – January 31, 2022

News from Washington Democrats Face Scaled-Back Agenda After Setbacks Democrats are confronting the reality of a scaled-back agenda as they try to move past high-profile setbacks that dominated the tail end of President Biden’s first year in office. After pledging to go “big and bold” when they were swept into power in 2021, Democrats are readjusting […]

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Your Weekly HSA News – January 17, 2022

News from Washington Biden Officials Require Insurers to Cover Eight At-Home COVID Tests per Month The Biden administration issued rules requiring private health insurers to cover the cost of at-home COVID-19 tests starting January 15 amid pressure to make testing more available. Under the policy, insurers will be required to cover the cost of eight at-home COVID-19 […]

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Your Weekly HSA News – January 10, 2022

News from Washington Democrats Hit Pause on Biden’s Climate, Social Spending Package Senate Democrats are putting President Biden’s climate and social spending plan on the back burner as they plan to debate voting rights legislation this month and hold a vote on changing the Senate’s filibuster rule. Democratic aides say the Build Back Better bill […]

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Your Weekly HSA News – January 3, 2022

Read the latest news about Health Savings Accounts and consumer-driven health care. News from Washington IRS Announces Tax Relief for Arkansas Victims of Severe Storms and Tornadoes Following the recent disaster declaration issued by the Federal Emergency Management Agency, the IRS announced that victims of severe storms and tornadoes beginning December 10, 2021 will receive […]

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