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April 17, 2013
by John Block
Modern Healthcare

 

House Republicans moved to divert money from the healthcare reform law's prevention and public health fund to shore up a program the law created to give temporary relief to Americans who can't otherwise afford health insurance because of pre-existing conditions. 

The committee voted 27 to 20 along party lines to approve H.R. 1549, known as The Helping Sick Americans Now Act

 

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