Rep. Henry Waxman

Congress asks GAO to investigate Medicare and Medicaid antifraud contractors

Congress asks GAO to investigate Medicare and Medicaid antifraud contractors

Following a series of troubling reports about the success rate of antifraud contractors, lawmakers are asking the Government Accountability Office to study Medicare and Medicaid audit programs.

Administration doesn't support lawsuits against states over Medicaid cuts

Administration doesn't support lawsuits against states over Medicaid cuts

The Obama administration has said healthcare providers and Medicaid recipients cannot sue state officials over Medicaid reimbursement cuts, according to a U.S. Supreme Court amicus brief filed by acting solicitor general Neal K. Katyal.