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Expect today's news and updates to change by tomorrow! WICS is an electronic bulletin providing the latest information on what is happening on Capitol Hill as well as in and around the Federal Government on major legislative and regulatory issues concerning people with disabilities and the private providers who serve them. ANCOR's Government Relations staff provides at least one bulletin each week when Congress is in session.

Social Security Expedites Decisions to Those with Serious Disabilities - September 8, 2017
Senate and House approve Trump's debt deal with Democrats - September 8, 2017
HHS Secretary Price declares public health emergency in Florida due to Hurricane Irma - September 8, 2017
ACL Issues New Report on Abuse for Older Adults / People with Disabilities - September 1, 2017
Secretary of State Tillerson Requests Removal of Disability Advisor Position - September 1, 2017
CHIP Hearing Announced - September 1, 2017
HEALTH CARE UPDATE - September 1, 2017
Department of Labor Overtime Rule Overturned - September 1, 2017
Hurricane Harvey – ANCOR Response; Resources; and Congressional Implications - September 1, 2017
CHIP Reauthorization at the Top of Congress' Healthcare To-Do List - August 28, 2017
CSPAN Reviews 2018 Federal Budget - August 28, 2017
HHS Continues Hurricane Harvey Support in TX and LA - August 28, 2017
Senate HELP Committee Sets Panels for ACA Hearings to be Held After August Recess - August 25, 2017
Issue Brief Looks at State Efforts to Prevent Improper Evictions Under HCBS Rule - August 25, 2017
CBO Letter Stresses Objectivity in Estimates of Health Care Reform Proposals - August 25, 2017
Funding Bill Includes Language Minimizing Olmstead Requirements - August 25, 2017
New Kaiser Brief Looks at Lessons Learned from TANF Work Requirements - August 25, 2017
ODEP Announces Theme for 2017 Disability Employment Awareness Month - August 25, 2017
Congress Faces Tight Timeline, Multiple Priorities When They Return From August Recess - August 21, 2017
CMS Issues New Guidance on Medicaid Managed Care Rule's Application to IMDs - August 21, 2017