All posts tagged "Medicare"
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Resident Commissioner Out to Woo Trump
- Posted February 23, 2017
3 Puerto Rico doctors charged in $1.3M Medicare fraud scheme
SAN JUAN — Federal officials in Puerto Rico say three doctors and the owner of a medical equipment company have been indicted in a $1.3 million Medicare fraud scheme. U.S. Attorney Rosa Emilia Rodriguez says the owner...
- Posted February 22, 2017
Jenniffer González fights for equal Medicare funding in Puerto Rico
If approved, it would represent almost $35 million more than FY 2015
- Posted February 6, 2017
Trump Budget Pick Says Benefit Programs must be Changed
Mulvaney also faced questions on his failure to pay more than $15,000 in payroll taxes for a household worker more than a decade ago
- Posted January 24, 2017
Rosselló Creates Group to Tackle Healthcare Funding Parity
SAN JUAN — Gov. Ricardo Rosselló signed an executive order Monday to create a multisectoral team to achieve parity in Medicaid and Medicare funds. “Health is non-negotiable, and with this executive order we establish as a priority...
- Posted January 16, 2017
Congress Ushers in New Era of All-Republican Rule
WASHINGTON – Congress ushers in a new era of all-Republican rule. On Tuesday at noon, with plenty of pomp and pageantry, members of the 115th Congress will be sworn in, with an emboldened GOP intent on unraveling...
- Posted January 3, 2017
Senate to Probe Alleged Misuse of Obamacare Funds
He denounced the exiting administration for spending $3B in one year
- Posted December 21, 2016
Sen. Rossana López demands explanation from Rosselló, warns of health crisis
Says more than 100,000 people may be left out of government's health plan
- Posted November 22, 2016
Policy Prescriptions: Clinton and Trump on health care
WASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Clinton has been involved in the nation’s health care debate for more than 20 years and, as her campaign likes to say, she has the scars to prove it. The Democratic presidential candidate...
- Posted October 27, 2016
Social Security Recipients to Get Tiny Increase in Benefits
WASHINGTON — Millions of Social Security recipients and federal retirees will get a 0.3 percent increase in monthly benefits next year, the fifth year in a row that older Americans will have to settle for historically low...
- Posted October 18, 2016