By Mary Ellen McIntire
November 16, 2016
It's unlikely that a medical innovation measure or mental health legislation
will move as standalone bills this year, but the measures could be voted on
as one package, Senate Majority Whip John Cornyn said Wednesday.
The Texas Republican said lawmakers are discussing combining the 21st
Century Cures Act with a mental health care bill into one measure that the
House and Senate could vote on before the end of the year.