September 15, 2018

Energy and Commerce Committee Approves Carter Legislation to Ban “Gag Clause” Provisions

WASHINGTON – The House Energy and Commerce Committee approved Congressman Earl L. “Buddy” Carter’s (R-Ga.) legislation today to prohibit “gag clause” provisions. Currently, Pharmacy Benefit Managers (PBMs) are able to include requirements in contracts that prevent pharmacists from providing advice to their patients on the best and cheapest out-of-pocket alternatives to medications covered under insurance. … Continue reading Energy and Commerce Committee Approves Carter Legislation to Ban “Gag Clause” Provisions

September 14, 2018

Deal, Lt. Gov. Cagle and Speaker Ralston Make Appointments to the ATL

Gov. Nathan Deal, Lt. Gov. Casey Cagle and House Speaker David Ralston today announced appointments to the Atlanta-region Transit Link Authority (The ATL). Deal appointed Charlie Sutlive to serve as the board chairman, effective immediately. Cagle appointed Teddy Russell and Mark Toro, effective immediately. Ralston appointed Charlotte J. Nash, effective immediately, and Rep. Earl Ehrhart, … Continue reading Deal, Lt. Gov. Cagle and Speaker Ralston Make Appointments to the ATL

September 13, 2018

Rep. Graves Supports Conservative Government Funding Package

Washington, D.C. – Rep. Tom Graves (R-GA-14) today voted for and the House passed the Energy and Water, Legislative Branch, and Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Act (H.R. 5895). The bill provides annual funding for the Department of Energy, the Legislative Branch of the federal government, the Department of Veterans Affairs and military construction … Continue reading Rep. Graves Supports Conservative Government Funding Package