The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has recently created a proposal called National Adult Immunization Plan (NAIP) that institutes a federally-mandated adult immunization program alongside the Affordable Care Act—aka Obamacare. 472 more words
NICHOLAS BAGLEY: Hello, Justices? It’s Reality Calling In King v. Burwell, the Plaintiffs Misread Obamacare ... a view from the Left
While the Obamacare challenge being argued before the U.S. Supreme Court Wednesday is not an easy case, it does hinge upon an inescapably far-fetched claim—one that, if it prevails, will cause deep, lasting damage to the court’s credibility in the eyes of about half the nation’s population. 1,836 more words
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Almost everyone who has health insurance in the United States gets help from the government to afford it.
For the elderly, that’s Medicare. For the disabled and the poor, that’s Medicaid.
From American Commitment, by Phil Kerpen, 2/27/2015
Jonathan Gruber was, in the lower courts, the government’s principal expert. They relied on his “three-legged stool” metaphor to argue that (even though the law says they are only available through an “exchange established by the state”!) subsidies must be available through federal exchanges. 904 more words