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Good morning … An unexpected Medicaid/George Clinton crossover, via the New Funk Times: Parliament’s first new album in almost 40 years is called "Medicaid Fraud Dogg," and it’s available for streaming today. (h/t @emma_sandoe)

What we're watching today: Senate HELP committee hearing on the health care workforce. (10am; livestream)

What we're watching this week: HELP will consider a bill Wednesday on pandemic preparedness. Energy and Commerce health subcommittee hearing Wednesday on reauthorizing the Children’s Hospital Graduate Medical Education program.

Senate Finance Committee hearing Thursday on rural health care.

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