NAHU Washington Update - 02/12/2021  (Plain Text Version)

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In this issue:
•  Fast Facts
•  Biden DOJ Drops Opposition to the ACA in Landmark Supreme Court Case
•  COVID-19 Relief Package Threatened by Increase in Minimum Wage
•  CMS Press Release: 2021 Special Enrollment Period for Marketplace Coverage Starts on Monday February 15
•  State Spotlight: State-Level Public Option Proposals Pose Threat to Private Market
•  2020 NAHU Stewardship Report
•  Scheduling Your Capitol Conference Hill Appointments
•  Healthcare Happy Hour: Medicare, Market Stabilizers and Much More
•  Hear the Presidentís Perspective Every Week
•  HUPAC Roundup: HUPAC Announces Three Exciting Speakers at 2021 Capitol Conference
•  What We're Reading


Fast Facts

  • The Biden Administration has officially reversed the Justice Department’s official position on the ACA in California v. Texas, stating that the law is in fact constitutional.
  • Are you registered for Capitol Conference? It will be held virtually February 22-24. This will be one of the most important conferences ever, so please register and be ready for an experience you won’t forget.
  • Following President Biden’s executive order establishing a new SEP from February 15 to May 15, healthcare consumers need an agent more than ever. Use this Media Advisory Template in your local media markets to promote using an agent. Additionally, you can download these social media templates to promote using an agent on your own social media platforms.
  • The Stewardship Report is a summary of key successes accomplished by NAHU’s national committees during the first six months of this service year.
  • Have you downloaded the NAHU 365 app? If not, you're missing out on vital alerts and information, particularly as we get closer to Capitol Conference! Visit the App Store or Google Play Store on your device and search "NAHU 365" to download today.