CHA News Article

Efforts to Resolve ‘Fiscal Cliff’ Come to Strategic Standstill

Last night, the U.S. House of Representatives failed to pass Speaker John Boehner’s plan to resolve the “fiscal cliff.” House and Senate leaders and members of the administration plan to resume negotiations Dec. 27. CHA will work closely with the California delegation as negotiations continue. Since CHA News will not be published during the holiday break, we will post relevant developments on the fiscal cliff, the sustainable growth rate cliff and hospital payments on the CHA website at For an outline of the hospital issues and CHA’s position, please see the most recent CHA Advocacy Alert at