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Another Health Repeal Measure Finds Bipartisan Support

By Igor Volsky on July 14, 2011 at 5:23 pm

"Another Health Repeal Measure Finds Bipartisan Support"

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“Lawmakers in the House and Senate introduced bipartisan legislation Thursday to remove restrictions on tax-exempt health spending accounts, the latest provision of the healthcare reform law to come under attack by Democrats,” the Hill’s Julian Pecquet reports. The provisions, which was initially offered by Sen. Olympia Snowe (R-ME), was added “as a way to keep the bill’s costs down because it was estimated to save $5 billion over 10 years by cutting down on unnecessary drug purchases.”

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