ACA LOOPHOLES

Two recent reports address loopholes in the Affordable Care Act (ACA).  The first focuses on the high cost to families when they don't qualify for subsidies. On Morning Edition, John Ydstie interviewed families affected by this situation in "Obamacare 'Glitch' Puts Subsidies Out of Reach For Many Families," which aired on NPR on 12-1-14.  LEARN MORE

The second focuses on loopholes that benefit business, noting the largest firms may offer the skimpiest plans. Employees may end up with hefty costs. John Goodman reports on this in "Obamacare's Gift To Big Business:  The Largest Firms Can Offer The Skimpiest Health Plans," posted at the Independent Institute on 11-25-14.  LEARN MORE

Posted on December 6, 2014 and filed under Health care reform, Affordable Care Act.