Category: ACA

ACA’s Health Insurance Tax: Making Coverage More Expensive for Families, Small Businesses

It’s April 15, and taxes are on everyone’s mind. Continue reading

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“An Ironic Touch for a Law Meant to Make Health Coverage Cheaper”

From the Daily Caller on the health reform law’s new taxes. Continue reading

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WSJ Op-Ed: ACA’s Health Insurance Tax “Hidden Hit On Businesses”

With the ACA’s $100 billion health insurance tax starting this year, small and medium-size businesses “will bear the brunt of the tax…Many will be forced to raise their employees’ share of premium payments or, worse, lay off workers to pay the escalating costs of health care for their core employees,” according to a Wall Street Journal op-ed from Bernie Marcus, co-founder and former chairman and CEO of Home Depot. Continue reading

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Post-Open Enrollment, Focus Needs to Shift to Keeping Coverage Affordable

For the first time, millions of Americans across the country have the peace of mind that health insurance provides. Continue reading

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Day 2 Coverage from AHIP’s Policy Conference and Exchange Forum

The Morning Consult is covering AHIP’s Policy Conference and Exchange Forum this week. Below is a snapshot of stories that stood out to us on Day 2. Continue reading

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Infographic: New Report Estimates Impact of Potential New Rate Cut to Medicare Advantage

Check out this new infographic looking at the impact of new cuts to Medicare Advantage. Continue reading

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Chart of the Day: Age Distribution of Exchange Enrollees and the Exchange Eligible Population

Today’s chart comes via the American Action Forum and shows the age distribution of exchange enrollees. Continue reading

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The ACA’s Premium Stabilization Programs: Promoting Competition and Affordability for Consumers

The House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform is holding a hearing today on the ACA’s premium stabilization programs. Continue reading

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What They Are Saying on the 3Rs: News Media and Editorials

A number of news articles and editorials have weighed in on the issue of the 3Rs and emphasized their importance to protect consumers. Continue reading

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What They Are Saying on the 3Rs: From the Right & Left

A number of center-left and center-right opinion leaders have weighed in on the issue of the 3Rs and emphasized their importance to protect consumers. Continue reading

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