DC Digest – May 30, 2017

In Today’s Issue:
  • Office of Government Relations Analyzes Budget Proposal
  • Sen. Republicans on Healthcare

GOVERNMENT RELATIONS DIGS INTO BUDGET PROPOSAL

The Duke Office of Government Relations (OGR) dove into the president’s budget proposal and pulled out the parts most pertinent to the Duke community. Below is our exegesis of the “Foundation for a New American Greatness,” President Trump’s budget proposal.

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SENATE REPUBLICANS BEGIN DRAFTING NEW HEALTH BILL

Senate Republicans began working on a draft health care bill during their recess last week. It is a long way from seeing a vote — there are many details left to hammer out. Nor is it  yet clear what exactly Senate Republicans will want to change from the House’s version of health care reform, the AHCA.