Mon., 12:47 pm: Lawmakers asked to extend healthcare tax credit

A bi-partisan group of Ohio lawmakers today asked congressional leaders to consider extending the Health Coverage Tax Credit, an “issue of particular importance” for salaried Delphi, and United Steelworker retirees.

A letter sent to leaders of the Finance Committee in the Senate and Ways and Means Committee in the House ask them to attach the tax credit to any bill that is reported out of those committee.

The tax credit, which helps Americans with their health care, expired Jan. 1.

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