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Monday, December 10, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
New Legislation Includes a One-Year Delay in Cadillac Tax »
Chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee Introduces Legislation That Includes a One-Year Delay in Cadillac Tax Effec...
Wednesday, November 28, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
ECFC Hill Day Tests Lame Duck Waters »
On Tuesday (11/27/18), 12 representatives from ECFC member companies met in Washington D.C., for a series of meetings on C...
Wednesday, September 26, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
ECFC Hill Day a Success »
On Tuesday (9/25/18), 19 staffers from ECFC member companies converged on Washington DC for a Day of Advocacy on Capitol H...
Saturday, September 8, 2018   (1 Comment - view/add)
House of Representatives to Consider Bill to Delay the Cadillac Tax »
  On Friday, the Rules Committee of the House of Representatives announced that next week they would consider H.R...
Thursday, July 26, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
House Passes Consumer Directed Health Account Bill »
Late Wednesday afternoon, the House of Representatives passed legislation benefiting consumer-directed health accounts, pa...
Friday, July 20, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
House of Representatives to Consider Health Care Related Bills Next Week »
Yesterday, ECFC sent  a letter  to the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Paul Ryan, urging the immediat...
Friday, July 13, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Ways and Means Reports Out Eleven Health Care Bills After a Two-Day Markup »
Late  Thursday  afternoon, the Ways and Means Committee of the House of Representatives favorably reported...
Wednesday, July 11, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
ECFC Sends Letter of Support to House Ways and Means Committee Chair Brady »
The Ways and Means Committee  is  scheduled to begin a review of almost a dozen bills today, many could impa...
Tuesday, January 23, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Bill Ending Government Shutdown Also Delays Cadillac Tax for 2 Years »
Last evening, President Trump signed a bill which would fund the government for another three weeks, thereby ending the th...
Friday, January 19, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Two-Year Delay for Cadillac Tax Included in CR Bill to Keep the Government Running »
Last night Republican leadership in the House of Representatives released a proposed legislation to provide short-term fun...
Wednesday, December 20, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Senate and House Pass Tax Reform Bill Which Heads to President Trump »
Today, both the House and Senate passed the tax reform bill, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, on partisan lines with no Democrat...
Saturday, December 16, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
ECFC Member Update House-Senate Conference Report on Tax Reform »
On Friday  evening, Congressional Republican leadership released the text of the conference report on the Tax Cuts...
Monday, December 11, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Combined 2018 House and Senate Calendars »
Download the combined 2018 U.S. House and Senate Calendars. 
Saturday, December 2, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Senate Passes Its Version of Tax Reform »
Early  Saturday  morning the Senate passed its version of tax reform.  There were few modifications to th...
Wednesday, November 29, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Courtney, Kelly Lead Bipartisan Coalition In Urging Repeal Of “Cadillac Tax” »
Congressman Joe Courtney (D-CT-2) and Congressman Mike Kelly (R-PA-3) released a letter signed by 140 bipartisan members o...
Tuesday, November 21, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Senate Finance Committee Releases Legislative Text on the Tax Reform Bill »
The Senate Finance Committee released the legislative language for the Senate's version of tax reform, the Tax Cuts and Jo...
Monday, November 20, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Senate Finance Committee Reports Out Tax Reform Bill »
In the next step toward passage to tax reform legislation, the Senate Finance Committee favorably reported out of Committe...
Thursday, November 16, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
House Passes Tax Reform Legislation »
The House, today, by a by a vote of 227-205, passed legislation to overhaul the tax code. Senate Republic...
Wednesday, November 15, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Tax Reform Legislation Mark Up Commences in the Senate Finance Committee »
Tax Reform Legislation Mark Up Commences in the Senate Finance Committee with the release of the Chairman's Modification t...
Friday, November 10, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Tax Reform Bill Clears House Ways and Means Committee; Senate Finance Committee Releases its Version »
Yesterday, the House Ways and Means Committee passed its tax reform bill which will next head to the full House of Represe...
Thursday, November 2, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
House of Representatives Releases Tax Reform Proposal – The Tax Cuts and Job Act »
The Republican leadership of the House of Representatives released today its proposal to reform the tax system, The Tax Cu...
Wednesday, November 1, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Healthcare Market Certainty and Mandate Relief Act »
House Ways and Means Chairman Brady and Senate Finance Chairman Hatch officially introduced the Healthcare Market Certaint...
Wednesday, November 1, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
The 2018 Calendar of the U.S. House of Representatives is Now Available »
The 2018 calendar of the U.S. House of Representatives is now available. 2018 Download One Pager PDF...
Tuesday, October 24, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Healthcare Leaders Propose Bicameral Agreement to Pair ACA Reforms with Temporary CSR Extension »
WASHINGTON, D.C.  – Today, House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-Texas) and Senate Finance Committe...
Wednesday, October 4, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
ECFC Sends Letter to Architects of Tax Reform Plan »
ECFC, today, sent a letter to each of the six main architects (House, Senate, and White House) of the Republican tax refor...
Wednesday, September 27, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
GOP Releases its Framework for Tax Reform »
Now that health care reform efforts have been sidelined, the Trump administration and Republican leaders in Congress have...
Friday, July 14, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
ECFC Letter in Support of BCRA Provisions that Expand, Support Consumer-directed Health Accounts »
On Friday, the Employers Council on Flexible Compensation (ECFC) sent a letter to Senate Majority Leader, Mitch McConnell,...
Thursday, July 13, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Senate Leadership Modifies Health Care Reform Proposal »
This morning Senate Republican leadership released changes to the health care reform legislation, the Better Care Reconcil...
Friday, June 30, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
ECFC Tax Reform Recommendations to Chairman Orrin Hatch »
Today, the Employers Council on Flexible Compensation (ECFC) sent a letter to Sen. Orrin Hatch, Chairman of the Senate Fin...
Thursday, June 22, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Senate Releases Discussion Draft of Health Care Reform Legislation »
Senate Republican Leadership Releases Discussion Draft of Health Care Reform Legislation This morning, Senate Republic...
Tuesday, May 9, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
CRS Report on H.R. 1628: The American Health Care Act (AHCA) »
The Congressional Research Service has issued a 72 page report that contains three tables that, together, provide an overv...