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About Paige Winfield Cunningham

Paige Winfield Cunningham covers health policy for the Washington Examiner. She previously covered health care for Politico and the Washington Times, reporting extensively on the Affordable Care Act, Medicare, Medicaid, reproductive rights and health innovation and access issues.

Slavitt discusses future of ACA, including pricing and innovations

Andy Slavitt

Andy Slavitt

Andy Slavitt, acting administrator for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, told D.C. health reporters he tries to be as direct and honest as possible when testifying in hyper-charged congressional hearings about the Affordable Care Act.

“I think of congressional oversight and my relationship with the media as very much an exercise in, ‘you guys see things I don’t,’” Slavitt said during an Oct. 6 panel discussion for AHCJ’s D.C. chapter, held at New York University’s D.C. campus. Continue reading