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Future of Health Care: Federal Budget and State Choices

KEYWORDS: AFFORDABLE CARE ACT, MEDICAID, ALICE RIVLIN, BILL HOAGLAND, LIVE NOW

WHEN: Friday, February 3, 2017 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. ET

WHERE: Bipartisan Policy Center, 1225 Eye Street NW, Suite 1000, Washington, DC, 20005

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Access to affordable, quality health care, at a cost that the U.S. economy can sustain, is a bipartisan goal. Creating a viable pathway while Congress debates the repeal and replacement of the Affordable Care Act, will require thoughtful bipartisan collaboration.

Budget and health policy experts discussed the implications of using the federal budget process to pass and repeal major federal policy and the issues that this raises for state insurance markets and Medicaid.

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Future of Health Care: Federal Budget and State Choices


 Featuring:

Alice Rivlin
Co-Chair, BPC
Fellow, Brookings Institution

Panel I: ACA Repeal through the Federal Budget Reconciliation

Jim Capretta
Resident Fellow, American Enterprise Institute

Keith Fontenot
Managing Director of Government Relations & Public Policy, Hooper Lundy & Bookman, PC
Nonresident Fellow, Brookings Institution

Bill Hoagland
Senior Vice President, BPC
@billhoagland

Panel II: Implications for States – Insurance Markets and Medicaid

Jeremy Earl
Partner, McDermott, Will and Emery

Hemi Tewarson
Program Director, National Governors Association

Brian Webb
Assistant Director for Health Policy and Legislation, National Association of Insurance Commissioners

Sheila Burke
Chair, Government Relations; Public Policy, Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz