New Medical Loss Ratio regulations issued today by the Department of Health and Human Services(HHS) require health insurers to spend 80 to 85 percent of consumers’ premiums on direct care for patients and efforts to improve the quality of care.
Congressman responds to reports of job ads that read: ‘no unemployed candidates need apply’
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Today, Rep. Hank Johnson (GA-04) sent a letter to U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission Chair Jacqueline Berrien to request an investigation into possible discrimination against the unemployed.
Washington, D.C. – Congressman Hank Johnson, GA-04, issued the following statement in recognition of Veterans Day, which will be celebrated tomorrow:
Announces Two New Programs for Women Vets, Guard, Reservists and Families:
Congressman: $4.1 million to help for Atlanta-Charlotte high-speed line
ATLANTA -- Today, Rep. Hank Johnson (GA-04) announced that $4.1 million from the U.S. Department of Transportation is heading to Georgia and two other states to develop a multistate plan for high-speed rail between Atlanta and Charlotte, N.C.
Congressman applauds $47 million federal grant for Atlanta Streetcar project
ATLANTA -- Today, Rep. Hank Johnson (GA-04) declared it a 'new day' in Atlanta after U.S. Department of Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood presented the city with a $47.6 million check at the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. National Historic Site for the Atlanta Streetcar project.
(WASHINGTON) — House Judiciary Committee Chairman John Conyers, Jr. (D-Mich.), and the Chairman of the Subcommittee on Courts and Competition Policy, Henry C. “Hank” Johnson, Jr. (D-Ga.), today commended the Department of Justice’s (DOJ) decision to take enforcement action against apparent monopolistic practices that are blocking competition in Michigan’s health insurance industry.
Researchers: Rep. Johnson giving ‘a voice to people who have none’
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Rep. Hank Johnson (GA-04) today announced his bipartisan bill to address a growing problem of parasitic diseases – mostly in poor, minority populations along the U.S.-Mexico border, the rural South, Appalachia and distressed urban areas – passed the House of Representatives.
LITHONIA, GA – Rep. Hank Johnson (GA-04) today visited and congratulated STAND Inc. [Standing to Achieve New Directions] for receiving a $300,000 annual grant from the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS).