Bipartisan Legislation to Repeal Independent Payment Advisory Board Introduced in the House

Last week Congressman Phil Roe (R-TN) and Congresswoman Linda S├ínchez (D-CA), along with over 200 bipartisan original cosponsors, introduced the Protecting Seniors’ Access to Medicare Act (H.R. 1190), which would repeal the Independent Payment Advisory Board (IPAB), a provision of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA). The IPAB has faced widespread opposition from…