Daily Policy Digest

Health Issues

Poll: Many Insured Struggle with Medical Bills

Overall, 1 in 4 privately insured adults say they doubt they could pay for a major unexpected illness or injury...

What Will Opting Out of the Individual Mandate Look Like?

According to the Congressional Budget Office, 23 million uninsured likely qualify for exemptions...

Part-Time Employees May Be Better Off under Obamacare than Full-Time Workers

Three ACA provisions will change the nature of the typical workweek...

How Would Selling Insurance across State Lines Work?

For years, a number of health policy reformers have encouraged lawmakers to allow health insurance to be sold across state lines...

Medicaid Expansion: Wisconsin Got It Right

Instead of expanding Medicaid to 138 percent of the FPL, Wisconsin chose to take a different route...

A Long-Term, Not Short-Term, Fix for the VA System

Choice and a free health care market should be a permanent feature of the VA system...

Obamacare: Sending Research, Development and Innovation Overseas

According to one CEO of a major health care company, the cost of the medical device tax that his business paid last year exceeded his company's entire research and development budget...

Wisconsin Criticized for Partial Medicaid Expansion

While those opposed to Wisconsin's decision not to expand Medicaid to 138 percent of the FPL claim that the state is giving up $100 million in federal funding, continued federal funding at such levels is far from certain...

Obamacare Continues to Face Legal Challenges

On Tuesday, an Oklahoma district court ruled that the Internal Revenue Service's (IRS) decision to grant subsidies to insurance enrollees in the federal exchange ran afoul of the law...

Wisconsin Employers and Workers Suffer under Obamacare

The Affordable Care Act (ACA) raises the price of health insurance, affecting the labor market as employers attempt to deal with the rising costs of health benefits...


« Newer « 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11  Older »