CBO Says Families Would Be Hit Hard By New Republican ACHA Plan

CBO Says Families Would Be Hit Hard By New Republican ACHA Plan

Families To Pay Price If Maternity Care Coverage Is Cut By GOP Christie Popp, who is pregnant with her third child, is hoping hard that the maternity coverage she has through the Affordable Care Act doesn’t go away. That coverage is written into the health law as a requirement for every plan sold on the individual market. But that could change if Republicans get their way to repeal the ACA and remake health care. Popp…

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Blue States Forced to Offload Popular Obamacare Protections?

Blue States Forced to Offload Popular Obamacare Protections?

Under the Republican health bill, it’s up to states whether to dismantle key parts of the Affordable Care Act. Will blue states be forced to offload popular Obamacare protections? Red, or GOP-leaning, states are sure to be interested in rolling back the law’s coverage requirements and freeing insurers to charge people more when they have preexisting conditions. As strange as it sounds, deep-blue, heavily Democratic states supportive of Obamacare, including California and New York, may…

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The Battle Over ACA Is Not Over

The Battle Over ACA Is Not Over

The battle over The Affordable Care Act (ACA) is not over now that it’s worst enemies are in charge of the vast range of health coverage it created. They’re also discussing changes that could affect a wider net of employment-based policies and Medicare coverage for seniors. Letting ‘Obamacare Explode’ One Step at a Time Republicans failed last month in their first attempt to repeal and replace the ACA. But President Donald Trump vows the effort…

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Adult Children May Be Overlooked In ACA Repeal

Adult Children May Be Overlooked In ACA Repeal

ACA healthcare repeal may not abolish the coverage afforded to adult children that was so-enjoyed when The Affordable Care Act first came to be. Right now, adult children can still be covered on their parent’s health insurance plan until their 26th birthday. Now, seeking broad support for their efforts to repeal and replace the ACA, House Republicans have kept that guarantee intact. But it’s not clear whether that provision will be successful or a destabilizing…

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