Courtney, Kelly Lead Bipartisan Coalition In Urging Repeal Of “Cadillac Tax”

11/29/2017

Congressman Joe Courtney (D-CT-2) and Congressman Mike Kelly (R-PA-3) released a letter signed by 140 bipartisan members of the House of Representatives urging repeal of the 40% excise tax on high cost health plans, also known as the “Cadillac Tax.”
They have introduced H.R. 173, Middle Class Health Benefits Tax Repeal Act of 2017, which currently has 208 cosponsors in the House.

Read more about the effort here.: https://courtney.house.gov/media-center/press-releases/courtney-kelly-lead-bipartisan-coalition-urging-repeal-cadillac-tax-0

Read the bill here: https://www.congress.gov/115/bills/hr173/BILLS-115hr173ih.pdf

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