RECORD PROFITS FROM HEALTHCARE REFORM

The Center for Public Integrity recently posted two articles about rising profits after changes in health insurance. Wendell Potter explores insurers, such as UnitedHealth Group, which just showed the highest profit in years, despite initial concerns that the Affordable Care Act would cut into their profits. His commentary "Insurers backed Obamacare, then undermined it. Now they're profiting from it" was posted by the Center for Public Integrity on 4-20-15. LEARN MORE  

On the same site Fred Schulte documents how investors made billions when the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services announced before the markets closed, that they'd go easy on overcharging Medicare Advantage. This created $2 billion in new equity for UnitedHealth Group alone. His article "How Medicare Advantage investors made billions off loose government lips" was posted 5-20-15. LEARN MORE