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She Runs the Biggest Federal Agency – and Now May Land the Job
Posted By Tamara Lytle On April 8, 2013 @ 12:30 pm In Washington Watch | Comments Disabled
President Obama first nominated Marilyn Tavenner to head the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) almost 2-1/2 years ago. She’s been running the agency, the federal government’s largest, as acting administrator for more than a year. CMS has a $820 billion budget, oversees health insurance for 100 million Americans and is charged with implementing the health care law.
Here are five things you should know about Tavenner.
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