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ML Strategies Weekly Preview - December 17, 2018

This week, Congress is in session for what should be the last week of the 115th Congress. However, the spending fight that has been raging since the last continuing resolution is no closer to being wrapped up than it was a month ago. Additionally, we watch to see if the IMPROVE Act can be finalized this week.

However, the big news of the weekend centered on Texas v. Azar with the court ruling that the Affordable Care Act (ACA) is unconstitutional. While the case has ramifications for policymakers and stakeholders, we're a long way from immediate changes. But the consequences of the ruling will have significant effects on policy discussions for 2019.  

Read about these issues in this week's ML Strategies Health Care Weekly Preview.

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Eli Greenspan

Manager of Government Relations

Eli Greenspan is a Manager of Government Relations as ML Strategies. Before joining ML Strategies, Eli was a legislative correspondent for US Senator Martin Heinrich.

Rodney L. Whitlock

Vice President

Rodney L. Whitlock is Vice President of ML Strategies and a health care policy professional. Rodney has over 20 years of experience working with the US Congress as a health policy advisor. He also served as Acting Health Policy Director for Finance Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley.

Katie Weider