Moreover, the bill imposed an increase from 10% to 15% of taxpayer aggregate net income (Congress.gov, 2015).
Senator Roy Blunt introduced the Help Efficient Accessible, Low-cost, and Healthcare (HEALTH) Act that would reduce the cost of health care by discouraging junk lawsuits. The bill could save up to 54 billion dollars over ten years. He supported the legislation to repeal the costly “1099” mandate created by Obama care.
Senator Claire McCaskill is in the fore front in the fight for changes in the military sexual assault policies. The bill would create room for victims of sexual assault to weigh in on whether the prosecution of cases should be done in a civilian court instead of following the military justice system.
U.S Rep Blaine Luetkemeyer is currently working on the DHS Funding Bill. He is doing this together with other Missouri colleagues. He is calling on Senator Claire McCaskill to reconsider her position of blocking a debate on legislation to support the Department of Homeland Security by funding it fully. U.S Reps. Sam Graves, Vicky Hartzier, Ann Wagner, and Jason Smith joined Luetkemeyer in his quest (House.gov,