September 8, 2018

THANKS, HERITAGE!:

Modest Premium Hikes as 'Obamacare' Stabilizes (Meghan Hoyer And Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar, 9/07/18, Associated Press)

Millions of people covered under the Affordable Care Act will see only modest premium increases next year, and some will get price cuts. That's the conclusion from an exclusive analysis of the besieged but resilient program, which still sparks deep divisions heading into this year's midterm elections.

The Associated Press and the consulting firm Avalere Health crunched available state data and found that "Obamacare's" health insurance marketplaces seem to be stabilizing after two years of sharp premium hikes. And the exodus of insurers from the program has halted, even reversed somewhat, with more consumer choices for 2019.

Don't you hate when reality refuses to conform to ideology.

Posted by at September 8, 2018 8:15 AM

  

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