Thursday, June 17

Affordable Care Act: Statement by President Joe Biden on the U.S. Supreme Court Decision Upholding the Affordable Care Act

Coronavirus: Press Briefing by White House COVID-19 Response Team and Public Health Officials

Friday, June 18


  • President Biden Announces 300 Million Shots Delivered to Americans in First 150 Days of Presidency
  • Remarks by President Biden on the COVID-19 Response and the Vaccination Program

Nomination: President Biden Nominates Christi Grimm for HHS Inspector General


Tuesday, June 15

FY 2022 Appropriations: House Appropriations Committee Announces Fiscal Year 2022 Markup Schedule

Mental Health

  • Senate Finance Committee Holds Hearing on “Mental Health Care in America: Addressing Root Causes and Identifying Policy Solutions”
    • Chairman Ron Wyden (D-OR) Opening Statement
    • Ranking Member Mike Crapo (R-ID) Opening Statement


  • House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Health Holds Hearing on “Booster Shot: Enhancing Public Health Through Vaccine Legislation”
    • Chairman Frank Pallone, Jr. (D-NJ) Opening Statement
    • Ranking Member Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) Opening Statement

Wednesday, June 16

FY 2022 Appropriations

Nominations: HELP Committee Votes to Advance Nominee for Disability Employment Policy Assistant Secretary

Thursday, June 17

Social Security: Senators Ron Wyden (D-OR) and Bill Cassidy (R-LA) Introduce “Work Without Worry Act” to Remove Social Security Work Disincentives for Americans with Disabilities

Affordable Care Act:

  • Senate Finance Committee Chairman Ron Wyden (D-OR) Releases Statement on the Supreme Court ACA Decision
  • Senate HELP Committee Chairwoman Patty Murray (D-WA) Demands Action on Federal Public Option Following Supreme Court ACA Decision
  • House Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Frank Pallone, Jr. (D-NJ) Praises SCOTUS Decision Upholding The Affordable Care Act
  • House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Richard Neal (D-MA) Applauds Supreme Court Decision in California v. Texas


Monday, June 14

HHS: HHS Awards $125 Million in Workforce Grants Through HRSA for Community-Based Efforts to Bolster COVID-19 Vaccinations in Underserved Communities

Thursday, June 17


  • Statement by HHS Secretary Xavier Becerra on U.S. Supreme Court Decision to Uphold the Affordable Care Act in California v. Texas
  • HHS Announces $80 million in American Rescue Plan Funding to Strengthen U.S. Public Health IT, Improve COVID-19 Data Collection, and Bolster Representation of Underrepresented Communities in Public Health IT Workforce

CMS: Statement from Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Administrator Chiquita Brooks-LaSure on U.S. Supreme Court Decision to Uphold the Affordable Care Act in California v. Texas


Senate HELP Committee

Hearing on “Vaccines: America’s Shot at Ending the COVID-19 Pandemic”

June 22, 2021 10:00 AM

Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis

Hearing on “Lessons Learned: The Federal Reserve’s Response to the Coronavirus Pandemic”

June 22, 2021 2:00 PM

Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Military Construction, Veteran Affairs, and Related Agencies

A Review of the FY 2022 Budget and FY 2023 Advance Appropriations Requests for the Department of Veterans Affairs

June 23, 2021 10:00 AM

Senate Finance Committee

Hearing to Consider the Nomination of Melanie Anne Egorin to be an Assistant Secretary of Health and Human Services

June 24, 2021 10:30 AM

House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Health

Hearing On “Empowered By Data: Legislation To Advance Equity And Public Health”

June 24, 2021 10:30 AM

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