No More Obamacare Bailouts
In an effort to win the support of health insurance companies during the debate over Obamacare in 2009, three health insurer bailout provisions were written into the bill to compensate health insurance companies for insuring high-cost consumers in the Obamacare state exchanges. These three bailout provisions include risk corridors, reinsurance and cost-sharing reduction subsidies. Combined, these could cost taxpayers $170 billion over the next decade. The risk corridor and reinsurance provisions expired last year, while cost-sharing reduction subsidies are currently in flux.
The GOP’s Coming Obamacare Capitulation
By Doug Badger, Senior Fellow, Galen Institute, Marie Fishpaw, Director, Domestic Policy Studies, The Heritage Foundation, and Mike Needham, Chief Executive Officer, Heritage Action for America. Congressional…
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Trump Can End Congress’ Illegal Obamacare Exemption with the Stroke of a Pen
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