Better late than never.
Friday, October 20, 2017
Bronze and gold plan discounts in California, 2018
As I noted recently , Covered California has acted on its plan to shield marketplace enrollees from the effects of Republicans' CSR sab...
Wednesday, October 18, 2017
Does the Alexander-Murray bill adequately protect vulnerable groups?
The changes to the ACA's Section 1332 state innovation waivers in the Alexander-Murray marketplace stabilization bill have broad suppo...
Monday, October 16, 2017
Wrong, wrong, wrong, wrong, wrong
Quick, ACA marketwatchers: what's wrong with the headlines below? Trump didn't end the Cost Sharing Reduction benefit, of co...
Sunday, October 15, 2017
60% of ACA marketplace enrollees with CSR are in nonexpansion states
In February of this year I noted that the 19 states that refused to implement the ACA Medicaid expansion comprised 38% of the U.S. populati...
Friday, October 13, 2017
Trump is stiffing health insurers for three months in 2017. States can make Treasury eat the cost.
Oregon's last-minute adjustment to enable insurers to cover the cost of Cost Sharing Reduction (CSR) subsidies for ACA marketplace enr...
Thursday, October 12, 2017
Can blue states protect their health insurance markets from Trump's executive order?
Can a state that wants to preserve ACA consumer protections protect itself from the executive order Trump signed today, which opens paths ...
Wednesday, October 11, 2017
States vary in their responses to CSR uncertainty
By David Anderson , Charles Gaba , Louise Norris , Andrew Sprung Note: this post is a joint effort with colleagues who have clos...
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