Group Sues HHS For Access To Health Care Ad Info

Law360, New York (March 24, 2011, 7:52 PM EDT) -- On Wednesday, the first anniversary of President Barack Obama signing the federal health care law, a conservative watchdog group sued the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services seeking records about advertisements promoting the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.

Judicial Watch Inc. filed the suit in U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia to compel HHS to respond to its December Freedom of Information Act requests after a separate records inquiry showed that the department spent more than $3 million on three commercials featuring...
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