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Dateline DC—Advocacy Summit Participants Set to Advocate on Health Policy Priorities(0)

April 1, 2019

At the ACS Leadership & Advocacy Summit, more than 300 Advocacy Summit participants representing 47 states will meet with members of Congress and their staffs. This article briefly highlights this year’s policy priorities.

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Dateline DC—Democrat leaders shift focus to preserving Affordable Care Act protections

Provisions in the Affordable Care Act that safeguard access to surgical care—currently under review by key congressional committees—are described.

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Dateline: DC—Government shutdown ends, Congress begins work on health care priorities

This month’s column highlights new committee member assignments in the Senate and House of Representatives and how the ACS will continue to work with leadership.

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Dateline: DC—ACSPA-SurgeonsPAC makes an impact on 2018 midterm elections

This month’s column highlights the impact of the ACSPA-SurgeonsPAC and how it establishes important relationships to further ACS legislative priorities.

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Dateline: DC—Recent congressional activity and a look ahead

Summarizes key pieces of ACS-supported legislation that have been enacted in recent months and outlines remaining bills that the 115th Congress will need to consider.

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