House GOP Calls For Probe Into Funding Of Health Reform Law

Law360, New York (August 9, 2012, 8:47 PM EDT) -- Republican heads of the House Ways and Means Committee asked the Government Accountability Office on Thursday to respond to their claims that Medicare and Medicaid funds have been used to implement President Barack Obama's health care law.

In a letter sent to the GAO by committee chairman Dave Camp, R-Mich.; Health Subcommittee chairman Wally Herger, R-Calif.; and Oversight Subcommittee chairman Charles Boustany Jr., R-La., the committee asked for full financial and forensic audits focusing on their allegations that funds set aside for the Centers for Medicare...
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