Democrats Focus on Viable Channels for Healthcare Reform

Democrats’ Health Care Ambitions Meet the Reality of Divided Government
– NPR

Manatt’s Chiquita Brooks-LaSure, a managing director with our Manatt Health team, was interviewed by NPR to discuss the Democrats’ goals for healthcare.

With a blue House of Representatives and a red Senate, Democrats have been vocalizing their priorities and finding pushback. The publication discussed the party’s plan to use hearings and courts to influence health policy.

Brooks-LaSure said the focus in Washington has been repealing Obamacare, but “that energy can now shift to examining what the administration is doing and putting forth other ideas and other proposals, some of which might generate bipartisan agreement.”

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