Better late than never.
Thursday, June 22, 2017
Trading Medicaid coverage for high deductible private market coverage
The Senate version of the AHCA, the Orwellianly named Better Care Reconciliation Act , does even more fundamental damage to the U.S. health...
Quick thoughts before the bill hits the tape
The Senate iteration of the AHCA is due out in about 40 minutes. A couple of quick thoughts, brought into focus by David Anderson's &qu...
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
AHCA would increase New Jersey's uninsured population by 540,000: NJPP Report
540,000 fewer people in New Jersey will have health insurance by 2026 under the American Health Care Act (AHCA) than under current law, acc...
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Amend the Senatized AHCA
To help Democrats introduce thousands of amendments before the (Senatized) AHCA comes to a vote, Indivisible is inviting all of us to add o...
Saturday, June 17, 2017
An American road to single payer
Ezra Klein offers an astute political forecast : ...if Republicans leave Obamacare gutted and the political arguments that led to it in ...
Friday, June 16, 2017
The Medicaid Dismemberment Act
Over at healthinsurance.org, I've made a case that the AHCA is not simply -- or even primarily -- an ACA repeal bill. It's a Medic...
Monday, June 12, 2017
Senate "moderates" promised long ago to support the ACA repeal bill in progress
I keep reading that Senators Capito and Portman and Heller, relative Republican "moderates" from states that have embraced the A...
Saturday, June 10, 2017
Senate Republicans may outspend the ACA on individual market subsidies -- at Medicaid's expense
While Republican senators working on ACA repeal will doubtless screw up the individual market for health insurance, they are not planning t...
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