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Letters to Administration

Letter to CMS on the Medicare Part D and Medicare Advantage Rule

By at 30 October, 2014, 1:17 pm

Marilyn Tavenner Administrator, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Department of Health and Human Services 7500 Security Boulevard, Baltimore, MD 21244   Dear Administrator Tavenner: On September 18, at the Government Oversight and Government Reform Committee hearing on implementation of the Affordable Care Act, you committed to not resurrect policies included in the 2015 Medicare […]


Multi-Industry Group Letter on Entitlement Reform, Fiscal Cliff Action and a Path to Tax Reform

By at 14 November, 2012, 2:33 pm

November 14, 2012 TO THE MEMBERS OF THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS AND THE PRESIDENT: The undersigned organizations call on Congress and the President to immediately begin a process to fundamentally restructure our nation’s entitlement programs—Medicare, Medicaid and Social Security—and to put these valued and important programs on a sustainable financial path. Federal Budget Perspective The nonpartisan […]


Letter to President & U.S. Congress on “Fiscal Cliff”

By at 12 September, 2012, 3:43 pm

To the President and Members of Congress: The undersigned organizations call on Congress and the President to immediately enact legislation that averts America’s impending fiscal cliff. Failure to address the automatic tax increases and spending cuts would reduce economic growth and could jeopardize economic recovery. It is not responsible to wait until the end of […]


Treasury Secretary Geithner on IRS Reg (Alien Deposit Interest)

By at 20 February, 2012, 7:56 pm

Hon. Timothy F. Geithner Secretary of the Treasury 1500 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W. Washington, D.C. 20220 Dear Secretary Geithner: We are troubled by the Treasury Department’s failure to withdraw a rule that faces near universal opposition, provides no benefit to the U.S., and threatens to drive billions in much needed foreign investment out of the economy. […]


Group Support Letter on Hydraulic Fracturing

By at 20 September, 2011, 7:58 pm

President Barack Obama The White House Washington, DC 20500 Dear Mr. President: The shale gas and oil revolution in America today has been good news for job creation, economic growth and energy security, and it promises hundreds of thousands of more new jobs, billions of dollars more in revenue to governments, and vast supplies of […]


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